The Emotional Side of Detox

Detoxing isn’t for the faint of heart. But it’s not always because of the common physical side effects like fatigue, headaches, or skin breakouts. While these things do happen to a lot of us, and can be quite uncomfortable, there is so much more to detox than the physiological changes it brings. Most people report… READ MORE

The Illusion of Disease & Their Ultimate Solution

The Illusion of Diseases The majority of the population gets scared when they hear the word ‘disease’ because they don’t know what it’s causes are. They think of “Diseases” as a separate entity, something mysterious from the outside world, something that falls from the sky, something that we ‘get’. This is the allopathic concept which… READ MORE

Does CBD Oil Help You Sleep Better?

For many of us, getting adequate sleep can be a difficult pursuit. Between work, technology and other forms of stress, turning the body and brain down after a long day can be a frustratingly futile endeavor. Fortunately, sufferers of irregular sleep patterns and even sleep disorders like insomnia may benefit from CBD oil to achieve… READ MORE

Order v’s Chaos: The Politics of Detoxification

The World & It’s Chemistry. To a chemist the whole world is chemistry, and you see a fantastic and diverse array of chemistry when you look around the planet. The sky, the ocean, all the plastic and metal gadgets you have lying around your home, and most importantly your own body. However when we take… READ MORE

How to Detox Sulphur

Coming from New Zealand, I am well aware of how bad sulphur smells. The City of Rotorua is sometimes nicknamed ‘Sulphur City’ because of the numerous hot pools that emit hydrogen sulphide and gives the city an overwhelming odour of rotten eggs. I’ve even heard people rename it ‘Rotten-rua’! Clearly we are naturally disgusted by… READ MORE

Spotlight on Hormone Imbalances

Ladies, this blog post is for you! Hormonal imbalances are one of the most common health struggles that we hear about. With so many of us having spent years on synthetic hormones and consuming dairy products, it’s small wonder that this is an issue for many. In this blog post we’ll cover the major hormones… READ MORE

Spotlight on Deep Heat

Have you noticed that we’re developing our own line of herbal formulas? We began with Our Healing Tea, then we developed Our Licorice Root and we’re not finished yet! It’s time to roll out the red carpet for our latest formula, an Herbal Deep Heat Ointment. As the name suggests, this potent blend is designed… READ MORE

Beginning Detox: 5 Easy & Inexpensive Tips

Are you feeling overwhelmed and confused? You are not alone. Here at Our Botanicals, we know that the golden key to health is detoxification. We’ve helped hundreds of clients over the years, and understand that starting out on your detox journey can be tricky. There’s a ton of new information, lots of opinions and so… READ MORE

Detoxing Horses with Tamra Rose

For those of us with horses, we know that these beautiful animals can experience a host of health issues; colic, sweat itch, laminitis, IR, the common horse cold and even a recurring cough. Treating these common illnesses in horses can be costly and ineffective in promoting true healing. Detox in Horses We know that detoxification… READ MORE

Spotlight on ‘the God of Fungi’ Reishi

In our last blog post, we briefly looked at the benefits of the reishi mushroom as it plays a starring role in Mushroom Immunity. Let’s look further into the legacy and potency of this formidable fungi. Historical significance: Reishi has a long history in China, Japan and other Asian countries. We know it by it’s… READ MORE