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Make Your Own Medicine: Making Tinctures

Herbal tinctures are easy to make. Combine a teaspoon of healing tincture with water or fruit juice for an herbal home remedy.



Store your homemade tinctures into a colored glass container. Cobalt blue or amber glass keeps out harmful sunlight.
Photo by HD Connelly
A homemade tincture made from St. John's wort leaves should be taken in between meals.
Photo by Thorsten Schier











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