Supporting healthy functions of cleansing and detoxification by shifting the body into a relaxed state supports the moving of the bowels and enhances liver detox and reduces gut inflammation.
May 13, 2022
Written by Sherri McKnight, DCHomMed
Edited by Melanie Swackhammer, BA
How do Castor Oil Packs work?
As a health care practitioner, you may have prescribed the traditional treatment method of castor oil packs for liver detox, lymphatic drainage or colon cleansing, right?
You did this by saturating an old cloth with castor oil and applying that gooey mess to various parts of the body because you know of the great health benefits that this treatment method offers. Can you relate?
And, if you’re like me, you stopped prescribing the old way of applying castor oil packs because that 12-step method was too messy, too complicated and your patients just didn’t comply to it. And I don’t blame them, do you?
Or maybe you had your patients do it the “lazy way” by simply just rubbing on the castor oil and then having them wear an old t-shirt. Sound familiar?
But, with the application of just the castor oil without the castor oil pack, we only get half of the benefits.
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March 21, 2022
Guest Blog Post Written by Halie Schoff, DC
Edited by Sherri McKnight, DCHomMed
Love Your Liver with Queen of the Thrones®️ Castor Oil Packs and Improve Hormonal Acne Breakouts
Are you hoping to support your beautiful skin and get rid of hormonal acne breakouts once and for all?
Have you been applying pimple creams containing hydroxy acids and/or benzoyl peroxide with no change in those painful and embarrassing pustules?
You see, it can take time to clear up acne, and with the help of Queen of the Thrones®️ Castor Oil Packs to support your hormone and skin health, we can speed up the process in a healthy way. Sounds wonderful, right?
One thing I noticed when working with my patients and clients who struggle with hormonal acne breakouts, is that when I improve their liver health and get their hormones in balance, their skin starts GLOWING!
Would you love to wake up each morning to wash your face & shower your body only to feel and see smooth, blemish-free skin looking back at you?
So, how can we tell if your hormones are imbalanced and if your liver is in need of support?
Let’s look at the following symptoms:
- Acne (Inflamed pustules/comedones on face, back, chest, shoulders, buttocks)
- Skin irritation/rashes
- Brain fog
- Feelings of anger (liver is associated with emotions like irritability and anger)
- PMS (tender breasts, cramping, moodiness
- Waking up between the hours of 1-3am
Is this you? If you experience any of these symptoms it could indicate that your liver needs some love.
In my practice I teach my patients that, when we are not able to remove toxins (due to the need of liver detoxification) from the body optimally we can push them out through the skin, therefore experiencing hormonal acne breakouts.
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