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Mon, Mar 21


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FREE ONLINE CLASS- Castor Oil Packs for Pain+Inflammation

Castor oil packs help the body lower inflammation and reduce pain. In this class you will learn how to create and apply your own.

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FREE ONLINE CLASS- Castor Oil Packs for Pain+Inflammation

Time & Location

Mar 21, 2022, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM PDT

LIVE via Zoom

About The Event

Castor oil packs are a fabulous way to help the body lower inflammation and reduce pain. In this class you will learn how to apply fomentations and some anti-inflammatory formulas using castor oil as a base, potentiating its benefits.

Castor oil pack has been used traditionally to reduce pain and inflammation, to support enhanced liver detoxification, and to rejuvenate tissue, all by applying herbs directly to the treated area. In this class, taught by herbalist Yamile Talero, we will discuss castor oil benefits, uses, some formulas and an application demonstration. If you feel like experimenting interactively during the class, please have these basic supplies ready, which you can find in a health food store: organic castor oil, organic wool flannel (12in x 18in), plastic wrap BPA free, an old towel, an old t-shirt and a hot water bag (silicone).

Yamile Talero comes from a professional background in conservation of natural forest ecosystems and demonstrating their value for environmental goods and services. She is most fascinated by the medicinal use of plants and cultural tradition of herbal medicine in daily life to optimize health and well being. As she grew in her studies of tropical forestry, so did her curiosity about medicinal plants and natural healing. In 2015, she joined Clinical Herbalism program for 3 years, completed advanced classes in herbal constituents, medicine making, and clinical assessment with various herbal teachers. Her current passion is making concentrated medicine that tastes good and has all the benefits that nature offers us.

This is a FREE ONLINE EVENT put on by the California Chapter of Herbal Medics, an organization that provides free holistic education and community wellness services, especially in times of disaster. Donations to the CA Herbal Medics goes towards buying herbs & supplies to make formulas for the public that they provide through the Digital Community Clinic.

CA Herbal Medics is partnered together with the Artemisia Academy of Herbal Arts & Healing. Artemisia Academy offers community and land based herbal education and training for herbal enthusiasts in Santa Barbara and the Southern California region.

For more information about Artemisia Academy or CA Herbal Medics, visit

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