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Aloe Vera

Aloe Vera is one of the most common herbal remedies. It is grown and used around the world. It is an active ingredient in many herbal remedies, shampoos and soaps. This succulent can be grown anywhere, even as a houseplant in the window. Aloes are drought resistant, taking in water very easily and losing moisture very slowly.

 Parts Used: leave, gel, juice (the latex of the leave is a powerful laxative, which can cause diarrhea and intestinal cramps, use only under the guidance of a physician)

 Properties: drink juice for internal conditions, apply gel externally, soothing, cooling, antiseptic, antifungal, relieves inflammation, soothes muscle spasm, purifies the blood, cleanses the liver, apply fresh gel to burns, sunburn, ringworm, cuts, acne, eczema, wrinkles, areas of dry itchy skin, fresh gel  can give skin a healthy glow, use as a mouthwash for sore gums

Fresh leaves will keep and can be used again. They store well in the refrigerator or freezer.

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Sage Tea to Relieve Cold, Sore Throat, and Mouth Sores

Sage taken as a tea, gargle, or mouthwash is an effective antiseptic for sore throats, laryngitis, tonsillitis, mouth ulcers, and inflamed and tender gums.
 
Not suitable for children, don’t use if allergic to Salicylates (Aspirin).
 
Recipe for Sage Tea & Gargle
 
1 ounce sage leaves
3/4 ounce fennel seeds, mix and keep in jar for later use.
 
 Take  1- 1/2 teaspoon of this mixture, pour 1 cup of boiling water over it and steep for 10 minutes.  Use as a gargle for flu and inflamed throat.  Drink as a tea for infections of the mouth and throat.  The fennel gives the tea a sweet, mild, licorice-like flavor.
 
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