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May 2000 Ageless herbal newsletter

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Chamomile has been used as an herb in healing and cosmetics for centuries, with the healing substance, azulen (azulene), extracted from the flowers.

This soothing herb is used internally to help promote calmness, help to de-stress the body, relax and to assist with insomnia. Topically it is used in rinses to add shine to hair and in creams to help soothe allergies and relieve congestion. It has a mild anti-inflammatory action and is a soothing and smoothing ingredient.

Chamomile is used as follows:

  • Made as a herbal tea to promote relaxation, calm anxiety and assist with digestive upsets - add a teaspoon of honey to this tea for some sweetness if required

  • Cooled down as a hair rinse

  • Cooled down as an eyebath

  • Cooled down as a mouth rinse

  • Cooled down as a skin toner

  • Used in steaming, it helps to clear a heavy head cold

To find Chamomile oil (both Roman and German) please visit our essential oil website.

Mint cucumber salad chamomile home made face pack skin cancer acne

˝ Cucumber; 2˝ cups unflavored natural yogurt; 1 clove garlic; Sea salt and black pepper; ˝ teaspoon dried mint

Peel and cut cucumber into very thin slices. Beat or whisk the yogurt until smooth and after peeling and crushing the garlic add to the yogurt.

Add the cucumber, salt and pepper and fold it into the mixture gently. Place in serving dish and sprinkle the dried mint on top and refrigerate for at least 1˝ hours before serving.

Do-it-yourself exfoliating and "perking-up" face pack.

If you are looking for a cheap and easy way to scrub away the dead skin, while perking up your facial skin, try the following. I have been using it for years, and find it extremely beneficial when my skin (and confidence) needs a boost.

Take some raw oats and pulverize them real fine in a pestle, next mix in some honey and blend it well together into a thick paste. Wash your skin and dry. Smooth the paste evenly over your face (do NOT apply near your eyes) and gently massage this gooey mixture all over your face and neck.

Leave on for at least 20 minutes and remove with capacious amounts of lukewarm water.

Rinse again with clean water and apply your favorite nourishing cream.

Skin cancer chamomile home made face pack skin cancer acne

An image of jet-setting people, is often that of people lounging for hours in the sun in their skimpy bathing costumes while sipping iced drinks and being sociable.

The flip side to this is wrinkled skin, looking aged and ancient before your time, as well as a visit or two to the dermatologist and possibly to the cancer ward as well.

I know that people do not like to be reminded of it, but sun tanning is a leading cause of skin cancer, and although it might be your quest to have a sun bronzed body this year, please be sensible about it.

Tips on sensible sun tanning:

If you have not been out in the sun for some time, be very careful. People on holiday make the painful mistake to overdo, and under-estimate the sun at the start of their holiday, and then spoil their vacation, with painful, damaging sunburn and possibly sun stroke as well.

  • Do it gradually and start with sessions lasting only 5-10 minutes, twice a day.
  • Do not tan when the sun is at its maximum strength - between 11 am and 2.30 pm.
  • Apply sunscreen before you start tanning - do NOT first burn a bit and then apply the lotion or cream.
  • Be extra faithful in your skin care regime when tanning.

Acne chamomile home made face pack skin cancer acne

We have been quietly advising people on acne from our acne treatment page, without much fanfare or hype, until a while ago, when people found that these products are of great assistance and started talking about them in chat and newsgroups, with the result that a great amount of people decided to visit this particular page.

One particular product that people are finding very helpful is our Healing Cream

If you, or somebody near you suffers from this problematic affliction, please direct them to read more about:

More information is available at

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Skin care

  • Healing cream
    • To assist in wound healing while soothing skin complaints – such as eczema and psoriasis, acne and piles and moisturizing and protecting the skin. This product has shown its effectiveness over a wide range of problems and judging from sales over more than a decade – it is the trusted healing cream to help with all mishaps, allergic reactions, irritated, burning, itchy and uncomfortable skin conditions.
  • Face wash
    • This face wash will properly clean your face and remove all impurities and environmental pollutants, without drying the skin. It contains eight herbal extracts to help promote a clear, vital and healthy complexion and a younger looking skin.
  • Moisturizing day cream
    • This day cream is formulated to help fight the signs of aging on various fronts. It helps to reduce free radical damage which, if left unchecked, leads to premature aging. The herbal extracts help to promote cell rejuvenation and regeneration and provide moisture and hydration to the skin.
  • Nourishing night cream
    • This nourishing night cream penetrates the skin extremely well and does not make the skin feel oily. It contains a host of herbal extracts to help in the fight against premature aging and has added vitamin E as well. Apart from the moisturizing effect and the anti-aging properties it also softens and smoothes the skin.
  • Eye gel
    • An effective refreshing eye gel to help reduce puffiness and dark rings around the eyes, while fighting wrinkles and lines. This is a very clever combination of herbal extracts and the base formula has its roots in a clinically proven formula.
  • Mud face mask
    • With this skin treatment product we combined a special selection of herbs in a base of thermal mud with oligoelements. This recommended weekly treatment will boost circulation to the skin, help to fight wrinkles and lines, improve firmness while at the same time improving suppleness and elasticity of the skin.


Hair care

  • Shampoo with rosemary extract + 7 other herbals
    • Our shampoo is in a class of its own – and granted – it is far more expensive than cheap supermarket shampoos, but no other shampoo has the active ingredients we have in our shampoo. The rosemary will boost the health of the hair and scalp, while the other seven herbal extracts will help strengthen the hair and make it shine, increase the volume and make it manageable.
  • Rosemary hair treatment conditioner
    • We have found that this hair conditioner should really be used as a conditioning treatment. This then removes the need to condition the hair every time you wash – and can be used once a month. It is a superb hair tonic and helps in the control of sebum secretion of the scalp. Although not formulated for dandruff – the ingredients will assist with this as well, while supporting the health of the scalp.


Specialized herbal gels and lotions

  • Hand and body lotion
    • When formulating this hand and body lotion we created a rich nourishing, protecting and reviving lotion, which will not leave the skin oily or tacky, but will create a well moisturized, hydrated and supple skin. After applying this lotion it will quickly be absorbed by the skin, leaving it silky soft, smooth and well moisturized.
  • Stretch mark gel
    • Although nothing can remove already formed stretch marks (only surgery can do that) – thousands of satisfied clients confirm that this gel improves the appearance of old stretch marks. The gel will help in PREVENTING stretch marks (a 92% success rate) and is used with great success by expectant mothers and body builders who may form marks when bulking-up. The formula of this gel is based on clinical studies done in France, to which we added other herbal extracts.
  • Cellulite gel
    • Fighting cellulite is easy with this herbal cellulite gel. It contains a patented extract of Bayberry (Myriceline) and nine other plant extracts and essential oils. The gel will help to get rid of cellulite (which has been clinically proven) and will also help to prevent cellulite from forming. So now it is easy to get your soft body contours back again.


Herbal supplements

  • Apple cider vinegar (liquid) with Centella asiatica
    • The health benefits of apple cider vinegar are combined with the therapeutic properties of Centella asiatica. This old folk remedy is still used with great effect by thousands of people daily.
  • Digest capsules
    • If your digestive system is under-par and you struggle with constipation or you simply need to boost the health of your digestive system then this capsule is for you. Fenugreek is a general digestive tonic and psyllium is a magical bulking agent that will help proper bowel movements, without using a laxative.
  • Detox capsules
    • Our modern day lifestyle exposes us to many unwanted additive and our diet also places stress on the body. To help the body get rid of toxins and waste materials naturally we combined fennel, basil, celery and parsley to help the body remove these toxins. It peps-up your metabolism and helps the bladder, kidneys and liver to do their work more effectively.
  • Urinary and bladder health capsules
    • Using an all natural approach, our capsules will help the discomfort and burning urine sensation of urinary tract infection and help clear up foul smelling urine. We combined cranberry, dandelion, uva ursi and vitamin C in a single capsule to effectively fight bladder infections and to stop the burning sensation when urinating.
  • Tri- Mushroom blend capsules
    • If you need an immune system boost then have a look at our combination of maitake, reishi and shiitake mushrooms. These mushrooms have showed to be a great help in boosting the immune system – and form a good nutritional supplement support for HIV/Aids patients and people receiving chemotherapy. Any person with even a slightly compromised immune system may benefit from this supplement.
  • Olive leaf extract capsules
    • This natural detoxifier helps with a variety of ailments and people with chronic fatigue syndrome, infections, glandular fever (Epstein Barr), and even candida and herpes have found it of value. Olive leaf extract helps to fight bacteria, viruses, retroviruses, and protozoa and yeast strains. Apart from fighting all of these problems it also helps to improve kidney function and fights free radicals.
  • Sexual supplement (previously known as Vuka Nkuzi)
    • Men normally don’t admit when they have a declining libido although it is a most common problem. We combine in this supplement seven different natural ingredients to boost sexual health – without any side effects often experienced with such medication. After more than a decade, and thousands of regular Vuka Nkuzi clients we still offer this well priced supplement to boost the libido.


Other products

  • Jojoba oil
    • This liquid golden ester not only moisturizes and penetrates the skin but also helps to fight wrinkles and lines while promoting a clear and unblemished skin. Jojoba does not clog the pores but helps to restore skin elasticity and smoothness. It will leave the skin supple and velvety soft without any oiliness and can be used neat on the skin.
  • Almond oil
    • This light and deeply moisturizing oil has a softening effect on the skin and can be used on the face and body. Almond oil has excellent emollient properties and helps to balance water and moisture loss in the skin. It can be used neat on the skin and also makes an excellent massage base.

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Explanation of the therapeutic properties of herbs

List of ailments and herbs that may be useful

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