I’ve got just the menu additions you need. The summer superfoods below are so easy to use that once you’ve tried them, you just might want to keep them on your grocery list all year long. Many are probably new to you, but you shouldn’t have trouble finding them in your local health food store or online. Print out my handy list as a guide, and you’re good to go–fast and strong, all summer long.
Between shampoos or when short on time, use this dry shampoo: 1 drop rosemary, 1 Tablespoon Orrismaca root powderpowder. Mix ingredients. Part hair in sections and sprinkle mixture on. Leave on 5 minutes, then brush thoroughly.
Take a cloth made of pure cotton and sock in comfrey or calcium water for sometime. Leave it there and then gently place it on the area which is affected by rashes. This is one of the effective and best home remedies for body rashes. With this home remedy for body rash, the body can also enjoy a cooling effect.
The amount ofmaca root powderto take varies person to person. The first thing to keep in mind is that it is a food and not a supplement or drug. People in Peru consume large quantities (40 grams or more) daily for long periods of time. That said, we recommend 1-3 tablespoons of Black Maca daily. For a person weighing 160 lbs, the ideal amount is about 1.5 tablespoons. People who are particularly active might prefer to take more. The great news is that here are no known side effects from taking Black Maca so you can’t make a mistake.
Combine in a glass jar 8 oz. coconut oil, 2oz. ghee, 2 tsp. each of the powders of neem leaf, turmeric root, haritaki fruit, sandalwood, and rose petal, and 1 small grated cucumber. Mix well, cover, and allow it to stay for 7 days in a cool place. Transfer the jar outdoors under the moonlight in the evening and replace in a cool area during the day. Strain and store in another clean glass jar. Apply oil to skin morning and evening for 5-10 minutes or longer.
GLA and Vitamin B-12 are connected to mood, memory and general energy vitality. Many people believe that low B-12 levels for long periods of time is actually the cause of “old age” symptoms–fatigue, memory loss, confusion, etc.
Tea tree oil: This highly effective herbal treatment is inexpensive and can often be purchased at your local Super Center as well as in your health food store. While it is inexpensive it is an excellent herbal treatment for jock itch. You can apply this neat, (meaning undiluted), but you should test on a small patch of skin first just to be sure there is no irritation. If there is, you can mix this in calendula ointment.