I honestly don’t know how anyone survives without activated charcoal. This ultra-fine coconut activated charcoal is my go-to for stomach bugs, digestive problems, and upset stomach. In addition to its long list of proven benefits, activated charcoal is also great at whitening teeth.
Lavender oil is one of two oils I always have on hand. It is a universal oil with pain-relieving, anti-inflammatory, and anti-viral properties. It smells amazing, is mild, and can safely be used for children. If someone has a cut, scrape, bruise, burn, or general health ailment, lavender is the oil I reach for.
Bentonite clay is a super popular detox remedy because it exhibits a negative charge that attracts the positive charged toxins, absorbs them, and removes them from the body. It also alkalizes the body, eases digestive issues, kills pathogens, improves teeth and gums, and can be made into a mask for everything from acne to eczema.
Silver is an age-old remedy that is widely used to combat pathogens, including bacteria, viruses, fungi, and candida. Silver Shield with Aqua Sol Technology [ Immune ] provides 18 ppm of silver that stays suspended in purified, deionized water. One teaspoon provides a full 90 mcg of pure silver without heavy metal contamination.
This is an essential remedy in my natural medicine cabinet and may help inhibit the growth of micro-organisms. I always have it on hand for cuts, scraps, skin infections, 1st and 2nd degree burns, irritations, abrasions, and more.
I’m obsessed. I’m ashamed I didn’t use it sooner. I mean, peeps be like, “epsom salt for this and epsom salt for that and just sit in a sitz bath.” And I was like, “Yeah. Okay. Epsom salt. Right. Got it.” (Not.) I guess there was a small part of me that just couldn’t understand how an $8 bag of epsom salt could possibly do all of the things they said it could, so I never used it. Until I did…and now it’s my answer for everything: detoxing, pregnancy pains, infections, insomnia, bad hair days…you get it, so get some!
Peppermint oil is helpful for a variety of conditions including Crohn’s and IBS and studies show it to be effective for pain, bloating, gas, and diarrhea. It also has pain-relieving, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, and antiviral properties.