what about witch hazel

Old 10-14-2014, 08:59 AM
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During this last week or so, someone posted what they use witch hazel for. I bought some and now can't remember what she used it for. Can someone help me. Thanks in advance for any help.
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Just did a search:
http://www.quiltingboard.com/general...l-t254945.html
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Old 10-14-2014, 09:56 AM
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I am assuming you mean in connection with quilting. When you find out, let everyone know because I have no idea.
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Thanks for the link. My mind is going lol.
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Old 10-14-2014, 10:07 AM
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People use is for aches and pains. It also is the main ingredient in Tucks, which goes to show why it would work for aches and pains.
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Old 10-14-2014, 10:51 AM
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Remember OJ's Beauty Lotion anyone? There use to be a bottle in every teen age girl's room. Pure witch hazel. Great for cleaning your face.
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donnai Thanks for this thread. PaperPrincess thanks for the link. I just called my sister in Oregon about all the suggestions. She is going to get some of the things mentioned. Hope it helps her. BrendaK
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Old 10-15-2014, 06:23 AM
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I have rheumatoid arthritis and my hands take a while to "warm up" in the morning. I tried some of the witch hazel this morning and was so happy to see that it definitely helped drop my pain level. I try to treat myself with natural remedies when I can and this is a new addition to my medicine cabinet.

Thanks so much for posting and for the link!
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I use it for cleaning and toning my face. I never thought to use it on my hands for my RA. I am having a lot of pain now in my hands and will give it a try. Thank you for the tip.
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I read this post the other day too. I went right out and bought some witch hazel, I have arthritis in my big toe joint! Well I must say…it take away some of the throbbing that I have. I now use it every night!
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