The Herbarie at Stoney Hill Farm, Inc. - Printable Product List - Books
||The Soapmakers Companion
|| The most comprehensive guide to soapmaking ever! From the author of the best-selling The Natural Soap Book comes this illustrated guide to making over 40 specialty soaps -- from exquisite stained-glass, marbled, and layered soaps to soothing masseuse bars, hardworking laundry soap, and practical liquid soaps.
||The Aromatherapy Companion
|| Discover the Healing Benefits of Aromatherapy! In The Aromatherapy Companion, you'll find hundreds of soothing and healing recipes for beauty, health, and emotional well-being through every stage of life. Noted aromatherapist Victoria Edwards offers a comprehensive guide to using some of the more unusual essential oils and carrier oils, and shares her secret blends for the bath, massage, perfumery, health care, and aphrodesiacs. She also includes special recipes inspired by mythology, astrology, and Ayurvedic medicine.
||Rosemary Gladstar's Herbs for Natural Beauty
||True beauty doesn't come shrink-wrapped! Herbalist Rosemary Gladstar invites you to enlist the help of Mother Earth for natural radiance.
||Rosemary Gladstar's Herbal Remedies for Children's Health
||Quiet an infant's colic or make a toddler tummy tonic with safe, natural remedies from internationally known herbalist Rosemary Gladstar.
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||Rosemary Gladstar's Herbal Recipes for Vibrant Health
|| Rosemary Gladstar's Herbal Recipes for Vibrant Health: 175 Teas, Tonics, Oils, Salves, Tinctures, and Other Natural Remedies for the Entire Family (Paperback) The mother of modern herbalism in North America, Rosemary Gladstar has been a driving force in herbal education. Now share in her wisdom and enthusiasm with this practical compendium. Herbal recipes address everyday ailments, ease stress and anxiety, and promote radiant beauty within and without. An herbal apothecary provides an A-to-Z guide to herbs and their healing uses, along with safety precautions, dosage information, and guidelines for when to seek traditional medical help.
||Preservatives for Cosmetics
|| By David Steinberg This essential reference book, Preservatives for Cosmetics, Second Edition is of vital importance to formulators and finished-goods marketers from both a regulatory and new ingredient standpoint. Updated from his 1996 original, author David Steinberg has added several new sections including a review of water activity and HACCP as well as non-preservative ingredients that act as preservatives.
||Preservative Free and Self Preserving Cosmetics and Drugs Principles and Practices
|| Jon J. Kabara, Michigan State University, East Lansing, USA Hardcover 286pages ISBN: 9780824793661 ISBN 10: 0824793668 Preservative Free and Self Preserving Cosmetics and Drugs Principles and Practices. Yes, it is possible to create products that are free from traditional preservatives. Preservative-Free and Self-Preserving Cosmetics and Drugs: Principles and Practices introduces the principles that are necessary to creative formulation. By carefully choosing ingredients, experimentation, and extensive testing, it is entirely possible to create a hostile environment for microorganisms without diminishing quality. The text emphasizes that the preservation of a product should be inherent in the formula and examines the use of multifunctional chemicals whose secondary characteristics include germistatic and germicidal qualities.
||Perfume Splashes and Colognes
|| Professional perfumer Nancy Booth provides step-by-step, illustrated instructions for making personal blends -- and creating your favorite perfumes -- using herbs, essential oils, fragrance oils, and alcohol.
||Organic Body Care Recipes
|| Organic Body Care Recipes 175 Homemade Herbal Formulas for Glowing Skin & a Vibrant Self Be your beautiful best, inside and out! Discover the joy and fun of crafting your own personalized body care products using herbs and other natural ingredients that nourish, pamper, cleanse, and protect the skin without using irritating or harmful chemicals. In just minutes, you can whip up dozens of organic treatments that will make your face radiant, your skin glow, your hair shine, and your hands and nails beautiful. From head to toe, you’ll find the perfect treatment for every part of our body, whether you’re looking for a relaxing bath blend, a stimulating facial mask, a natural bug repellent, a refreshing mouthwash, or a sensual body cream.
||Naturally Clean Home, The
||Save money, save your health, and help save the planet with the natural cleaning power of herbs, essential oils, and other natural substances, such as beeswax, baking soda, and vinegar.
||Get your baby off to a great start with the safest, gentlest practices and products available - all-natural lotions, powders, creams, and shampoos - for ensuring good health and enhancing the mother-child bond.
||Making Plant Medicine
|| Making Plant Medicine Making Plant Medicine is about making herbal medicine. This is a modern medicine making book and formulary with its roots in original herbalism designed for every medicinal herb gardener to cultivate the full potential of the plant-human relationship. Making Plant Medicine is about making herbal medicine. This is a modern medicine making book and formulary with its roots in original herbalism designed for every medicinal herb gardener to cultivate the full potential of the plant-human relationship. Richo Cech tells very good stories based on his experience as a global wanderer, herbalist and medicine maker. In the context of his lifelong love of gardening, he has procduced this long-awaited book that is original, amusing and absolutely useful. Part 1: Medicine Making * drying and processing herbs * making tinctures the easy way * the mathematics of tincturing and solubility factors * basic formulas for fresh and dry tinctures, including dosages * vinegar extracts, glycerites, herbal succi and syrups teas, decoctions, herbal oils, salves and creams poultices, compresses and soaks Part 2: A Gardener's Formulary This section covers well over 100 herbs that are readily cultivated in North America. The listings include: conservation status, parts used, specific formulas, practical uses, dosages, contraindications and an overview of alternate species. Since the beginning, the garden has been a haven of good values, both physical and spiritual. The act of gardening provides a balm for every wound. May your medicine be of the garden, and may it be of benefit to all.
||Making Herbal Dream Pillows
||Summon long-hidden memories and inspire your dreams by tucking a fragrant dream pillow into your pillowcase.
||Keeping Fitness Simple
|| 500 Tips for Fitting Exercise into Your Life by Porter Shimer Paperback, 176 Pages This motivating book offers fun, easy ways to find fitness anywhere and everywhere - without special clothes, expensive health clubs, or exhausting workouts.
||How to Feel Fabulous Today
||250 Simple and Natural Ways to Achieve Spiritual, Emotional and Physical Well-Being by Stephanie Tourles Paperback, 208 pages Who doesn't want to look and feel great? Learn how to eat for health and vitality, make exercise fun, and raise your spirits with this simple program of action-oriented lifestyle, diet, exercise, and personal-care tips
||Blend and brew your own soothing, invigorating, healthful, or just plain delicious herbal tea.
||Herbal Tea Gardens
||This tea lover's gardening bible contains full instructions for growing herbs for tea, plus more than 100 recipes for blending and brewing the herbs in healthful combinations.
||Herbal Remedy Gardens
||Enhance your health naturally with more than 20 versatile medicinal herbs from your own garden. Included are 38 illustrated plans for easy-to-maintain backyard and container gardens.
||Herbal Home Spa, The
||Create sumptuous personal-care products to pamper every part of your body. The easy-to-follow recipes in this unique volume rival products found at exclusive spas and specialty shops.
||Herbal Home Remedy Book, The
||Acquire herbal healing wisdom with this guide to gathering, drying, storing, and blending 25 common herbs. Create your own all-natural home medicine cabinet filled with teas, tinctures, salves, syrups, and lozenges.
||Hands-On Healing Remedies
|| Hands-On Healing Remedies 150 Recipes for Herbal Balms, Salves, Oils, Liniments & Other Topical Therapies Stephanie Tourles offers 150 original recipes for herbal balms, oils, salves, liniments, and other topical ointments you can make yourself to treat a wide range of conditions, from headaches and backaches to arthritis, tendonitis, fungal infections, anxiety, cuts and scrapes, insomnia, splinters, and cracked skin. These preparations are all-natural, effective, safe, and fun to prepare. Take control of your well-being and stock your family’s medicine cabinet with your own custom-made healing remedies.
||Handbook of Cosmetic Science and Technology - Second Edition
|| Marc Paye, Colgate-Palmolive Research and Development, Herstal, Belgium; Andre O. Barel, Free University of Brussels, Belgium; Howard I. Maibach University of California, San Francisco, USA - CRC Press Publication Date: 11/04/05 Hard Cover, 1040 Pages The Handbook of Cosmetic Science and Technology - Second Edition reflects the many changes in this burgeoning field. This guide offers new chapters on ethnic skin and its cosmetic requirements, emerging cosmetic products, cosmetics for men, drug delivery systems, skin whitening ingredients, and in vitro tests for skin irritation. It provides authoritative guidance on the formulation of skin cleansing, skin care, hair, oral, and cosmetic products from world-renowned researchers in the field. This textbook highlights the most advanced technologies utilized in the safety testing of various cosmetic products and examines innovations in product testing, including advancements in cell culture models and the most sensitive skin measuring techniques. In addition, it presents updated information on safety, legal, and regulatory standards. Ranging from studies on the structure and function of the skin to research on a wide array of cosmetic compounds, this Second Edition updates readers on the latest regulatory guidelines, new cosmetic ingredients, state-of-the-art safety assessment technologies, and anticipated trends in the market-keeping pace with rapid advancements in chemistry, physics, biology, cosmetology, and toxicology to stand alone as the foremost guide to the subject. ISBN: 9781574448245 ISBN 10: 1574448242
||Hair Care - An Illustrated Dermatologic Handbook
|| Zoe Diana Draelos; Wake Forest University School of Medicine, High Point, NC, USA; CRC Press Publication Date: 12/29/2004 Hard Cover, 217 Pages SUPER SALE! - This innovative, fully illustrated handbook provides the foundation for understanding the scientific basis for professional hair care. Linking hair physiology with disease states, patient behavior and cosmetic procedures, this book covers: grooming and grooming cosmetics, coloring techniques, permanent curling and straightening, cosmetic induced hair loss, methods for camouflaging hair loss, hair removal, tips to maintain healthy hair, and suggested patient reading. The author is Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of Dermatology, Wake Forest University of Medicine, and a Dermatologist and Cosmetic Surgeon at Dermatology Consulting Services in High Point, North Carolina. ISBN: 9781841841946 ISBN 10: 1841841943
||Growing Your Herb Business
||Packed with practical advice on budgets, locations, business plans, bookkeeping, staffing, inventory, and pricing, this is the book that will transform your herb hobby into an herb business.
||Facelift at your Fingertips
||Nourish your skin, make your complexion glow, and delay the onset of aging in just a few minutes a day with this easy-to-follow aromatherapy and massage sequence.
||Essential Oils Book, The
||This practical guide shows how essential oils can greatly improve the quality of busy lives. Scent your home or office, create safe, fragrant home cleaning products, and make special mixtures suitable for children and the elderly.
||Dr. Kidd's Guide to Herbal Dog Care
||Maintain your dog's health the natural way with gentle, chemical-free treatments for preventive care as well as acute canine health problems.
||Dr. Kidd's Guide to Herbal Cat Care
||Holistic veterinarian Randy Kidd offers thorough, up-to-date information on gentle, chemical-free treatments for preventive care as well as acute feline health problems.
||Creating an Herbal Bodycare Business
||This inspiring book offers profiles of successful business owners who aim to enrich the health and well-being of others. Maine also includes advice for marketing a product, employing others, and much more.
||Beginning Cosmetic Chemistry
|| By Randy Schueller & Perry Romanowski Hardcover, 352 pages, Published 2003 With this updated edition, authors Randy Schueller and Perry Romanowski re-emphasize the importance of providing introductory technical information to those who would like to improve their understanding of cosmetic science. The authors were frustrated with the lack of technical resources available for beginners in this industry. They believe that this lack of introductory material has a negative impact on the industry’s ability to recruit and retain talented chemists.
||A Spa of Your Own
|| By Stephanie Tourles Paperback , 64 pages ISBN: 9781580178884 (158017888X) Give yourself the full spa treatment--in your own home--using simple ingredients you'll find in the kitchen!
||365 ways to RELAX mind, body & soul
|| by Barbara L. Heller Paperback, 384 pages Stress may be the number one threat to health and happiness in the 21st century. For the stressed-out reader who can't afford a daily massage, here are 365 simple, effective ways to promote relaxation. From simple thoughts to exercises to food, this book offers tips for every day of the year. This fun-to-read gift-book is perfect for anyone with too much stress in their lives.
||365 ways to ENERGIZE mind, body & soul
|| by Stephanie Tourles Paperback, 384 pages In a world that seems to grow busier by the day, staying energized and active is a necessity. Before readers reach for that next cup of coffee, they should reach for this fun and useful book by natural health and beauty guru Stephanie Tourles. This idea-a-day book of energizing tips and techniques is a reader's guide to living life to its fullest. From diet to exercise, health rituals to visualization, Tourles delivers energizing recipes, easy-to-implement techniques, and sound, friendly advice that will help readers feel healthy and alive.