Which Herbs Will Help Me?

Which Herbs Will Help Me?

Here is a breakdown of some of the common herbs used in treatments and ailments.

What you need

Choose herbs that are suitable for you skin condition or complaint.


Aloe Vera – Soothes and Heals.

Neem Leaves – Anti bacterial, anti fungal.

Rose Petal Powder – Stimulates Circulation.

Alfalfa Leaf powder- Relives muscle and joint pain, fatigue.

Calendula powder – Heals broken skin.

Chamomile Powder – Anti inflammatory, Calming.

Stinging Nettles Powder – Deep cleanser, soothes irritated skin.

Parsley Powder – Detoxifying, soothing.

Peppermint Leaf – Stimulation, soothing, stomach upset.

Rosehip Powder -Vitamin c, nutrients.

St Johns Wart Powder – Healing nutrient.

Basil – colds, coughs, exhaustion, insect bites, muscle aches, rheumatism.


  1. V. interesting.

  2. This is great information! I go to school for herbal healing and everything you have is correct. Herbs are a wonderful way to heal yourself with out having to worry about it interfering with other medications.

  3. I have many dried herbs that we grew ourselves.

    very relaxing, anziety redusing .. I keep it in a plastic jar & simply open & sniff a bit when I am feeling nervous or a bit sick at my stomach.

    Uplifting , claifies thought .

    lemon herb ( I have leaves , not sure what plant ,only marked Lemon 🙂
    uplifting , refreshing , mental alertness

    cleansing, purifying

    fennel ( ground )
    relaxing , calming.
    I use fennel as a soothing tea , helps with calming my digestive system also.


  4. I like this alot, it goes great with the dream pillow and soap recipies!

  5. My mom and I are starting to make soaps and stuff so this is really helpful!

  6. this is so helpful. I’ll definitely be using this in the future and more. Just wondering, lavender?


  8. Now THIS is attractive AND USEFUL! THANKS

  9. very good!

  10. Basil is good for oily, acne-prone skin.

  11. Incredibly intersesting

  12. What about Basil?

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