Today, people want body-care products that are made with more natural ingredients. Ranging from bath soaks and shampoos to soothing lotions and lip balms, these 50+ projects contain gentle, easy-to-find ingredients like beeswax, peppermint, vitamin E, and shea butter. Readers can tailor the recipes to fit their own needs, and there's helpful information on flowers, herbs, and essential oils.
Heatherly Houdek trained at the Appalachia School of Holistic Herbalism, and also participated in Floricopia's Essential Oils program, Traditional Appalachian Herbalism, and other programs. She regularly attends herbalist gatherings such as the Green Path Gathering and the Southeast Women's Herb Conference.