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Violet Eye Cream Secrets of a Wild Harvest

Feed your skin all-natural beauty wild violets are both edible and medicinal and come up in the late winter or early spring. Foraging for wild violets is easy as they grow almost everywhere! Wild violets are an edible and medicinal flower, and easy to spot! Learn how to identify and forage for wild violets, and the many ways to use them in the kitchen and in herbal medicine.

I started wild harvesting last year on my property which is at the base of the Marlboro Mountains, sometimes called Marlborough Mountains, its a group of hogbacked mountains arranged in a 25-mile-long (40 km) ridge extending from Newburgh, New York, to just south of Kingston, New York. Considered to be part of the Ridge and Valley Appalachians. They  are known for their sweeping views of the region. Today, due to a decline in agriculture (the orchards) at the base and logging in the mountains, the area is reverting rather quickly to a more natural state. An abundance of violets sprung up everywhere on the path in my woods.

This recipe is great for tired, puffy, or irritated eyes or just for day to day makeup removal. The Greta Breedlove recipe is very popular its from the book The Herbal Home Spa.
The blue chamomile essential oil is expensive so you could treat it as optional. Its high in Azulene an anti inflammatory agent extracted from chamomile flowers and its very soothing to the delicate skin under the eye. Its not crucial for the recipe but its a great addition when you can afford the indulgence.

125ml fresh violet flowers
125ml fresh violet leaves
300ml of almond oil
125ml fresh horsetail
30ml beeswax pastels
10 drops E vitamin
10 drops blue chamomile essential oil (optional)

optional use Optiphen for preservation at 0.3 to 1.5% percent of the total weight in oil-based products. Add the Optiphen when your project is 176 F or below. Higher temperatures can degrade the preservative.

Yeild: Approximately 30 1/4 ounce containers

To Make:
1) Gather the flowers and leaves and place them on a towel to wilt overnight
2) In a double boiler, steep the leaves, petals, and horsetail in oil over low heat for 5 hours
3) Strain the flowers and leaves from the oil completely
4) Pour the oil back into the double boiler and add the beeswax
5) Melt the beeswax completely then remove from stove
7) Add vitamin E and blue chamomile essential oil
8) pour into dainty 1/4 ounce (7g) containers or jars














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source: wikiwand.com, Greta Breedlove, Brambleberry,

Digital File Vector Design file Mandala Motif artist Nancy Tranter

Vector Design file Mandala Motif (Digital File) ow.ly/nxgW50ExgKb Contains everything you need to start creating beautiful serpentine designs





The Mandala evokes the collective archetype of the circle, with no beginning, no end. It is inclusive, as Egypt's richly polytheistic culture tended to accommodate, rather than to exclude. The mandala is found universally; All cultures use the circle in their art and religious symbolism. The circle is inherent in the human unconscious.

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Perfect for logos, posters, print advertisements and on the web. Complex complementary color palette.

The Borders and frames have a unique design, and can easily be adapted to fit any rectangular or square shape. Some designs are 100% vector and have editable strokes which allow you to change the weight/thickness of the lines.



FEATURES: contains 8 file format designs 
AI
PDF
EPS
JPEG
PNG
SVG
DXF
WMF

- High Resolution 800 dpi scalable vector format
- 300 DPI for photographs
- AI format Adobe Illustrator required for editing or compatible software that would accept an AI file

copywrite law: You are not allowed to claim this file as your own or resell the files.

Can be used for Commercial reasons. The licensed asset can appear in up to 5,000 end products for sale :

-Up to 5,000 physical or digital end products for sale
-One business social media account owned and managed by the licensee
-Unlimited physical advertisements for local markets
-Digital paid advertisements with unlimited impressions
-Broadcast and streaming for up to 500,000 lifetime viewers
Cannot be used for:
-Native apps, web apps, or games

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source: my friends wedding, Jung, Dr. Ogden Goelet