Benefits of Citronella Oil

Grown mostly in certain Asian countries and South Pacific islands, citronella is a grass that has a crisp, lemony aroma. The oil is extracted by steam distillation of the plant and bears many health benefits attributed to its antibacterial, antidepressant, antiseptic, antispasmodic, anti-inflammatory, deodorant, diaphoretic, diuretic, febrifuge, fungicidal, insect repellant, stomachic, stimulant, tonic, and vermifuge… Continue reading Benefits of Citronella Oil

“My Son is With You…”

August 2, 2015 message from Our Lady of Medjugorje to Mirjana Dragicevic-Soldo: “Dear children, I, as a mother who loves her children, see how difficult the time in which you live is. I see your suffering, but you need to know that you are not alone. My Son is with you. He is everywhere. He… Continue reading “My Son is With You…”

The Benefits of Tea Tree Oil

The tea tree, or its botanical name Melaleuca Alternifolia, is native to Southeast Queensland and New South Wales in Australia. The oil is extracted through steam distillation of the tea tree’s twigs and leaves. It is a very common and popular essential oil in Australia that has spread to other countries due to its many… Continue reading The Benefits of Tea Tree Oil

Truth and Freedom

“If freedom ceases to be linked with truth and begins to make truth dependent on freedom, it sets the premises for dangerous moral consequences, which can assume incalculable dimensions. When this happens, the abuse of freedom provokes a reaction which takes the form of one totalitarian system or another. This is another form of the… Continue reading Truth and Freedom

“My Love Is Stronger Than Evil…”

July 25, 2015 message from Our Lady of Medjugorje to Marija Pavlovic-Lunetti: “Dear children! With joy I am with you also today and I call all of you, little children, pray, pray, pray so as to comprehend the love which I have for you. My love is stronger than evil, little children, therefore draw closer… Continue reading “My Love Is Stronger Than Evil…”

Amazing Benefits of Ginger

Ginger has been in use since ancient times for its anti-inflammatory, carminative, anti-flatuent, and anti-microbial properties. It is one of the oldest remedies known to herbal and aromatic traditional treatments, holding a good amount of minerals such as potassium, manganese, copper and magnesium. Studies suggest ginger to be effective against E.coli induced diarrhea, especially in… Continue reading Amazing Benefits of Ginger

The Dangers of Parabens and Sulfates, and Why They Should Be Avoided

Parabens are strong chemicals used as a synthetic preservative in numerous foods, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, and personal care products. Some of the most commonly used parabens include Methylparaben, ethylparaben, propylparaben, and butylparaben. The less common parabens, on the other hand, include isobutylparaben, isopropylparaben, and benzylparaben. These chemicals enter the body through the skin, and into the… Continue reading The Dangers of Parabens and Sulfates, and Why They Should Be Avoided