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Save Money — Make Your Own Remedies!

Check out these natural and inexpensive ways to make your own remedies.

Tired of spending a lot of money on health related products? Want to go with an all-natural approach? Check out some of these homemade remedies:

Got Acne?
After washing your face to remove the oil, try patting your face with lemon juice three times a day. Lemon juice aids in clearing the complexion. Be diligent.

Facial Astringent
Make your own by mixing equal parts of witch hazel and water. Use on the face daily to cleanse the pores.

To make your own toothpaste, you’ll need to purchases glycerin. In a small container, place 10 tablespoons of baking soda and 5-6 tablespoons of glycerin and stir. Add 1— 2 teaspoons of peppermint oil and combine. Use a baby spoon to apply paste to the toothbrush.

Medicated Lip Balm
Melt 5 tablespoons of castor or quality vegetable oil and 1 tablespoon of beeswax over low heat. Remove from heat and add 2 teaspoons of pure honey and blend well. When the balm is almost cooled, stir in 9 drops of tea tree (melaleuca) oil.

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Deborah Tukua

Deborah Tukua is a natural living, healthy lifestyle writer and author of 7 non-fiction books, including Naturally Sweet Blender Treats. She has been a writer for the Farmers' Almanac since 2004.

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