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September is Pain Awareness Month

September is Pain Awareness Month

Pain Awareness Month is a time when various organizations work to raise public awareness of issues in the area of pain and pain management. Herba...
Lemongrass Essential Oil + DMSO Uses and Benefits

Lemongrass Essential Oil + DMSO Uses and Benefits

Grown in Southern India, lemongrass produces a smoky, citrus essential oil that offers a variety of benefits. Lemongrass has long been used in Asian cuisine, but its uses go much farther beyond the kitchen.The chemical makeup of Lemongrass essential oil includes geranial and neral components, which are aldehydes. Aldehydes have many functions within essential oils, including the ability to cleanse [...]
Frankincense Essential Oil + DMSO Uses and Benefits

Frankincense Essential Oil + DMSO Uses and Benefits

Frankincense oil is produced from the resin of the Boswellia sacra tree. These trees are commonly found growing on rocky slopes and southern coastal mountains. The Boswellia sacra is native to Ethiopia, northern Somalia, south-western Oman, and southern Yemen.This oil contains a mixture of monoterpenes such as alpha-pinene, Limonene, alpha-Thujene, and beta-Pinene.Frankincense oil helps support healthy cellular function, hydrates and rejuvenates [...]
What is DMSO?

What is DMSO?

"If joint and/or muscle pain is interfering with your quality of life, I suggest you give dimethyl sulfoxide (DMSO) a try.” - Dr. Julian Whitaker

DMSO is a powerful free radical scavenger and an effective anti-inflammatory agent. It also has pain-relieving, collagen-softening, and anti-inflammatory characteristics, making it an incredibly effective natural pain reliever.