A social gathering of the therapeutic traditions that made yoga, acupuncture, and aromatherapy popular.
The fresh pattern towards holistic dwelling has heightened our nationwide fascination with natural treatments and not more traditional cures resembling acupuncture, yoga, aromatherapy, and ethnobotany. Now, this intimate and encouraging publication opens up the area of natural drugs to these attracted to studying concerning the heritage of those ideas and methods.
Women Healers of the World stocks with readers a rare number of therapeutic vegetation from worldwide that experience encouraged today’s “alternative” medication, in addition to the tales, demanding situations, and triumphs of exceptional ladies healers from earlier and present—all of whom advertise using medicinal herbs.
Through this e-book, herbalist and writer Holly Bellebuono goals to coach readers approximately 16 plant-based global therapeutic traditions and thirty ladies who've practiced them. Bellebuono additionally explores the geography, background, and scientific historical past of twenty nations the place those traditions originated.
With thorough wisdom of the makes use of and results of those therapeutic traditions, readers can then stream directly to featured recipes for natural treatments they could make of their domestic kitchens. Following Bellebuono’s directions, readers will produce treatments reminiscent of soothing lip balms, wound pastes, face mask, arthritis oils, stress-free tub salts, and revitalizing teas.