Category Archives: Behind the Scenes

Our New Batch of Face Cream

Blessed Botanicals Blog - 2019-09-04 - Our New Batch of Face Cream

Just finished up a brand new batch of our infamous Face Cream. An exquisite blend of oils, rose water and emulsifying agents (natural thickeners) that is gentle enough for the most delicate complexion. We do not use emulsifying wax, for it is always treated with a detergent such as sodium laurel sulfate (SLS) or polysorbates. […]

Working on a New Lip Balm Flavor

Blessed Botanicals Blog - 2018-09-27 - Working on a New Lip Balm Flavor

We offer to you our brand new Lip Balm flavor, Bergamot & Vanilla = lusciously divine. The Ultimate Lip Balm is by far the most soothing and healing lip balm on the market. With 12 different herbal-infused oils, fair trade cocoa butter and Vitamin E, your lips will thank you after each application. Order yours […]

First Nettle Harvest of the Season

Blessed Botanicals Blog - 2018-04-06 - First Nettle Harvest of the Season

Urtica dioica, or Nettle, is truly one of mankind’s most useful and versatile botanical wonders. It is extremely high in vitamins (A, B, C, D and K), proteins, minerals (magnesium, iron, calcium, sodium and potassium) and amino acids. It is an incredible hair tonic; stunting hair loss, treating dandruff and encouraging the growth of the […]

St. John’s Wort is Mighty Medicine

Blessed Botanicals Blog - 2017-07-11 - St Johns Wort is Mighty Medicine

These jars contain a favorite of mine, Hypericum Perforatum, or St. John’s Wort. I infused these fresh, bright yellow flowering tops (that I harvested in the California Redwoods) into Apricot Kernal Oil 6 weeks ago. This half gallon, glass jar has been in my solar oven since then. The active chemical constituent, hypericin, turns the […]

Lavender and Rosemary Shampoo

Blessed Botanicals Blog - 2017-03-15 - Lavender and Rosemary Shampoo

In creation of our Blessed Botanicals all natural Lavender and Rosemary Shampoo we start with a strong herbal decoction of Burdock root, Nettle leaf and Horsetail aerial parts in a base of filtered water and Rose Hydrosol. We then add Panthenol (a provitamin of B5 that binds to the hair shaft readily; coating the hair […]