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How I overcame COVID with Herbs, Vitamins, Essential Oils & Flower Essences?

Hello, I am 61 years and have been in natural health since I was 28 years old. I haven’t used any medication ever since. So here goes my COVID- 19 story with Herbs, Vitamins, Essential Oils, and Flower Essences.

My youngest daughter, Zoe came home with a fever, headache and body aches. 2 days later she tested positive for COVID-19.

For her fever- I started placing apple cider vinegar in compresses all over her body to hydrate her; Then I layered 5 drops of Niaouli in 1oz. Arnica macerated oil on top of that for her body aches. I continued to do this as the compresses became warm and added more vinegar to them to cool her down. She also was taking cool baths with 5 drops of Ravintsara and 5 drops of Lemon.

I also gave her 1000mg of Vitamin C every hour while she had the fever.

Herbs – I gave her a tsp of a Traditional Chinese Herbal formulation for Viruses every 2 hours. I also decided to give her the cleansing and detoxing herbs that I use in my Dynamic Detox Program – Liver Cleansing Herbal formulation for her Liver (2capsules) 3 times per day. Now you are probably saying why would you do that when it is supposed to be a Viral Respiratory condition. Our liver cleanses and builds our blood so it is important to help it do its job by supporting it with herbs such as Dandelion, Red beet root, Parsley leaf, Horsetail, Yellow dock root, Black cohosh root, Birch leaf, Blessed thistle, Chamomile flowers, Gentian root, and Golden Rod.

To keep her bowels open and help her liver eliminate the toxins coming from the virus I had her take 2 coffee enemas per day which mean she had to drink (6) fresh juices per day to keep up her electrolytes. You can learn more about this tomorrow when you receive my video on my Dynamic Detox program that begins on February 26th, 2022. CLICK HERE

Well after 2 days I came down with it and I started on the same program as I began Zoe on. My shins began to hurt so badly that I had Zoe rub them with the Niaouli and Arnica blend. My head hurt so bad that I had nausea and wanted to throw up but nothing would come out. Peppermint and Ginger Tea were made and taken every time we needed to drink to help with the inflammation of the whole digestive tract and nausea. You can use 3 tea bags of each herb to a liter of boiling water. Let steep for 8 to 10 minutes and drink continuously. To further reduce the inflammation of the digestive tract each morning we drank 1 tbsp of Aloe Vera Juice in our Granny Green apple juice with 1 tbsp liquid chlorophyll and 1 tbsp Psyllium hulls.

The tea and coffee enemas also really helped with a burning sensation that comes from the liver sending too much bile back into the stomach which is an acid organ and as we know bile and acid don’t mix. The liver is trying to get the toxins out of the body as it gets rid of the virus.

I also started sniffing Rosemary 1.8 cineole from the bottle because I noticed my sense of taste and smell had left me. Zoe’s had too. Ravintsara and Lemon essential oils were put on a Q tip directly into put into my nostrils twice daily to keep the sinuses, bronchioles, and lungs open and keep mucous from becoming too sticky. Please be careful using them this way and check to make sure your nose can handle this. If not, dilute 12 drops of Ravintsara and Lemon in 1oz. Apricot oil. We also took 2 capsules 3 times daily of an herbal formulation which contains – Fennel seed, fenugreek seed, boneset aerial parts, horseradish root extract, and mullein leaf extract that soothes the respiratory tract along with 1 tsp twice daily of Black Walnut extract to oxygenate the blood and burn up excessive toxins and help to balance the blood sugar. 1 tsp three times daily of Pau d’ Arco ( Taheebo) liquid extract contains high amounts of iron, which aids the body in simulating nutrients, and the elimination of wastes. It is a powerful natural antibiotic with virus-killing properties (Tenney,1983). In the bath twice daily I placed a warm compress of 1 drop Ravintsara and 1 drop of Lemon essential oils with warm water on my chest to break up anything that might try to come into my chest.

As for Vitamins, Enzymes, and Foods – we took (3) Zinc per day for the beneficial effects it has on the immune system which includes decreased susceptibility to and improved clinical outcomes for infectious pathogens including multiple viruses (Joachimiak, 2021) It also helps with the loss of smell and taste (Joachimiak, 2021, Ritchason,1986,). I took enzymes to help me break down my foods because my body couldn’t take in any heavy foods. We only took in juices, teas, fresh fruit each morning such as peaches, nectarines, plums, and apples along with potassium broth for the first 4 days. Then my husband made my daughter and me some beef broth that we ate on the 5th day and then I asked him to make me a chicken soup with onions, celery, potatoes, and garlic. I ate that for 2 more days. After two weeks, I am continuing the juices, teas, fresh fruit, salads, soups, and steamed veggies. In my opinion, let your body fight the virus don’t overload it with food give it enough of the right things – Potassium, Vitamin C, Vitamin A and B Vitamins such as (Niacin B3 for the lungs 25 mg with each juice) and Liquid B12 keep your energy up and recover – 1 tsp mid-morning. We also took (2) CoQ- 10 which as an antioxidant has proved to be of potential use as a treatment in diseases which are caused by oxidative stress such as cardiovascular diseases, kidney disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, and neurodegenerative diseases (Gutierrez-Mariscal FM et al. 2020)

I also reached out to my herbalist and aromatherapist friend, Diane Maiorisi, who has a machine that sends out good vibes (radio frequencies). I had her send me Stomach Disorders and Liver Cleanse. It helped the heaviness that my body was feeling. Here is the link to the site where you can get a machine and tell them Diane sent you. Click here

Last but not least steam inhalation twice daily of 5 drops Rosemary 1.8 cineole, 3 drops Ravintsara, and 2 drops lemon in a pan of hot water. Turned boiling water off and put the essential oils in it then I put a towel over my head and breathed the vapors for 3 minutes. This helped with my sense of smell and taste. It is slowly coming back – I now can smell menthol from peppermint, 1.8 cineole that is in the Rosemary 1.8 cineole, and Ravintsara essential oils. I can taste bitter and sweet. It sounds like a song bitter-sweet. Well, it has been challenging emotionally too. First of all, I was angry with the Virus/ Pandemic whole deal and I became very apathetic which isn’t very much like me. I started using these flower essences- Wild Rose for apathy, Willow for resentment and boy did I have resentment; Scleranthus to keep clear me on my decisions that I was looking at making, and Olive for physical fatigue. I took 4 drops under my tongue as often as needed for the first 9 days. On the 10th day, I started using 4 drops of Gorse for my depressive mood along with 4 drops of Self-heal to take full responsibility for my health and wellbeing. Click here to purchase these flower essences.

After the third day of having COVID – 19, I started to walk up to the top of the hill in Domaine de Castillou to keep my body moving and it restored my strength.

Zoe and I have completely recovered and you can too.

Remember to stay hydrated, rest, and take good care of yourself.

If you decide to purchase any herbs or vitamins – I have been a distributor for Nature Sunshine for 33 years and my distributor number is 574488. I will get a little commission. The rest of the products that I have suggested I get no commissions on. It is to help you have good products in your hands.

I hope this information helps you, a family member, or a friend.

Better Health and Happiness,

Lorrie

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What do you get with Essential Oils and Flower Essences?

Find out more on February 13th, from 11am to 6:00pm at the Introduction to Emotional Healing with Essential Oils and Flowers Workshop

ClICK HERE for more information.

1 day Emotional Healing with Essential Oils & Flower Essence Workshop by Lorrie Hargis RA

You will learn:

What is an Essential Oil?
How are Essential Oils Obtained?
How Essential Oils effect the Mind, Emotions and Body?
What is a Flower Essence?
How are Flower Essences Obtained?
How Flower Essences effect the Mind, Emotions and Body?
Safe Selection and Contraindications
How to use Essential Oils & Flower Essences
21 Essential Oil & Flower Essences Formulations for Life Changing Transformation!

How to use Mindfulness Techniques
How to make 3 of these Formulations during the workshop.
The Ancient Art of Storytelling for Powerful Healing!
How to Make your own Personalized Formulation?
How to continue your Aromatherapy Journey?

Anyone can attend.

Email me at: lorrie@lorriehargis.com to find out when our next 1 Day Emotional Healing with Essential oils & Flower Essence Workshop will take place!

You will need:

My book, “Common Scents, A Practical to Aromatherapy,” to help you make your personalized blend –
CLICK HERE for discount on my book regularly $18.95 student discount $15.95

IMPORTANT: When you sign up – Please bring the essential oils and flower essences that are located in your confirmation email under Materials so you can make the formulations during the workshop.

You also will need pen, paper, tea cup or mug, and have your lunch made a head of time and comfortable exercise or yoga mat to lay on and comfortable chair to sit in. A place in your house where you will not be disturbed and complete access to the Wifi or ethernet connection. No one is to disturb you unless there is an emergency. This is for your emotional healing and wellbeing.

For attending: You will receive 5 CE’s approved by the NAHA due to the Lorrie Hargis, Registered Aromatherapist being an NAHA Continuing Education Provider. The Lorrie Hargis International School of Aromatherapy is an NAHA approved school.

NO REFUNDS

Emotional Healing with Essential Oils + Flower Essences Live Streaming!

Dates for 2022

Friday March 11th, 2022 – 1 Day Introduction to Emotional Healing Workshop

Saturday 12th & Sunday 13th March, 2022 – Total Immersion Emotional Healing Workshop

– email us at: lorrie@lorriehargis.com to be added to our waiting list!

So many of us today experience emotional responses through the people who surround us, both physically and virtually. We can take on the negative emotions that are “given” to us simply by being empathetic and understanding with a friend or colleague, or even while we are scrolling through our Social Media accounts.

At times we can feel that we are overwhelmed with the overload of negative energy and messages that our bodies are receiving.

According to Flora Carlin in Psychology Today, “We live in an age where negative emotions can spread to hundreds online in the time that one unhappy family member dampens the spirits of a household.”

Learn how to re-balance your emotional scales through the wonderful healing properties of Essential Oils and Flower Essences combined, in this 1 day Introduction to Emotional Healing.

YOU too, can be there LIVE with us making formulations from the comfort of your home. Grab a Partner and get them signed up too to get the full benefits of this workshop!

I love GUIDING, TEACHING and SHARING with YOU through this media.

You will receive the workshop information before it starts so you can order all the ingredients and prepare to make all the blends.

You will also receive the recording and slides from the Workshop!

Here is what students are saying about Lorrie’s Emotional Healing Workshop with Essential Oils and Flower Essences

I attended in April. I helped my 70 y.o. recently widowed neighbor who suffers with anxiety attacks by giving her a roll on blend from Lorries recipes. She just called me and asked for more! I must find my notes as soon as this session is over!

Marsha Byrd

I really recommend the class. Life changer!!!

Diane Maiorisi

Your class has given me the tools to use more essential oils. I am teaching two oil classes at a local hospital. I am studying your materials and you really set the stage for that. I am so glad I took your class. It was so great.

Your books are so good and usable. I was so impressed with your class. I certainly came home with so much more than the cost.

You are amazing. I am so glad I got to meet you and consider you one of the most gifted and loving souls in this business and I really mean that. Have a great day.

Linda Kantor, Wyoming

My eyes were opened to many new techniques for Emotional Healing. The Essential Oil blends made in the class lead me to more understanding about how to use Flower Essences and Essential Oils. Then learning how to reshape a negative personal story are some of the valuable things that I learned in the Emotional-healing Workshop with Lorrie Hargis RA. So thankful that I will receive the recording of this as well because it was packed with valuable information on Emotional Healing that I will share in the near future.

Shirley Klaus, New Jersey

YOU WILL LEARN:

What is an Essential Oil?

What is a Flower Essence?

The Authentic Essential Oils and Flower Essences that you will need for Emotional Healing.

How to apply Essential Oils and Flower Essences Safely and Effectively.

Essential oil and Flower Essences Formulations for Life Changing Transformation

The Ancient Art of Story Telling for Powerful Inner Healing

Make three hands on formulations to take home with you. PLUS your own Personal Blend for what ails you.

BONUSES for Live Streaming from Florida –

You will receive a special discount for:

Lorrie Hargis RA’s book , “Common Scents, A Practical Guide to Aromatherapy in English for $15.00 regularly $18.95

Click here- Discount on book

After care – Group call + Student Forum

Looking forward to meeting you in person at the workshop through Live Streaming!