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Upcoming Event

Skincare workshop

Saturday 19th November 2016 11.00 - 15.30

Come to this skincare workshop and learn how to use herbs in a variety of ways  that are most suited to your skin's needs.  See how deep cleansing gets your skin ready for its next stage of nourishment with a special face mask. Find out more »

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Workshop - Using Herbs and Homeopathy to treat respiratory ailments in children

11.00 am - 4.00 pm

Learn to make safe and effective home remedies to treat your child's respiratory conditions.  All materials supplied for this fun workshop.  Booking in advance required.   Find out more »

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Upcoming Event

Herbal Walk

11.00 - 13.00 Saturday July 25th 2015

Join me for a herbal walk in the beautiful Burren.  Learn about our medicinal plants and how they are used to treat ailments of all kinds.  This is a chance to get to know more about the richness of this lovely area and the healing plants from our tradition. To book a... Find out more »

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Upcoming Event

Herbal remedy workshop

Friday 31st July 10.30-13.00

A chance to try your hand at making some traditional herbal remedies.   Sample herbal teas, tinctures, and creams.  A fun way to increase your knowledge about natural healthcare. To book a place visit facebook.com/herblynx or email helen@homeofherbs.ie Find out more »

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Elderberry Syrup

Recipe for Elderberry Syrup Find out more »

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Natural products for face and body

Helen McCormack, Medical Herbalist

Ever had concerns about what might be in those creams and lotions you use every day to keep your skin moisturised? Here is a range of home-made face and body creams that are made from the finest natural ingredients like Shea and Cocoa Butter, vitamin rich oils such as avocado... Find out more »

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Herbal blended teas

Medical Herbalist Helen McCormack

I am now selling a range of loose leaf herbal tea blends. Find out more »

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Echinacea

Helen McCormack

Echinacea – cui bono? The herbal community here has been disappointed by the Irish Medicines Board's recent statement advising that the herb echinacea is unsuitable for children. Echinacea is a very popular herb and widely self-prescribed for the prevention and alleviation of colds and flu. Find out more »

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Summer Elderflower Recipes

Helen McCormack

Elderflowers are out in early summer – just in time for the hayfever season as they are an effective decongestant. This recipe makes a lovely summer drink, try it with sparkling water, very refreshing. You will need heads of elderflowers (about 12 for this amount) Find out more »

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