Calming Tea

Specially blended herbal tea.

Rose Body Butter 100g

These rich butters are best used straight after your shower. While very rich, they absorb deep into the skin and leave it moisturised for the whole day.


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Herbal Workshop August 2022

Very much looking forward to the upcoming Workshop this Saturday 20th August in Christchurch Cathedral, Dublin.  I will be discussing how many of the Monasteries were so important in establishing the Physic Gardens where medicinal herbs were cultivated and so much...

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Guided Herbal Walk – The Burren Co. Clare

A guided Herbal Walk in the Burren Co. Clare with Medical Herbalist Helen McCormack A walk in the Burren in the Summer is an unbeatable experience. The rare flowers are of course one of the wonders of this magical place.  The Burren is also rich in healing plants of...

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Using herbal medicine and eating well during Covid can reduce your symptoms and aid recovery

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Fertility, Pregnancy and childbirth

Fertility, pregnancy and childbirth You won’t be surprised to learn that many different traditions of herbal medicine include herbs that are prized for enhancing fertility. These herbs are valued for their role in balancing hormones, regulating the menstrual cycle and...

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A Burren Experience TIME: July 1st 2017 11.00 - 16.00 LOCATION: Carron, Co. Clare COST: €60 Spend a day in the heart of the Burren in beautiful Carron with herbalist Helen McCormack.  Have a tour of her herbal garden and learn about the medicinal actions and...

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Skincare workshop

TIME: Saturday 19th November 2016 11.00 - 15.30 LOCATION: 186 Philipsburgh Avenue Marino Dublin 3 COST: €55.00 Come to this skincare workshop and learn how to use herbs in a variety of ways  that are most suited to your skin's needs.  See how deep cleansing gets your...

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Herbal remedy workshop

TIME: Friday 31st July 10.30-13.00 LOCATION: 186 Philipsburgh Avenue Marino Dublin 3 COST: €40 including materials and samples A chance to try your hand at making some traditional herbal remedies.   Sample herbal teas, tinctures, and creams.  A fun way to increase...

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Herbal Walk – the Burren Co. Clare

TIME: 11.00 - 13.00 Saturday July 25th 2015 LOCATION: Meet at Cassidy's Pub, Carron Co. Clare COST: €12 Join me for a herbal walk in the beautiful Burren.  Learn about our medicinal plants and how they are used to treat ailments of all kinds.  This is a chance to get...

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Herbal remedy making workshop

Winter time herbal workshop - Friday 31st October 2014TIME: 10.30-12.30LOCATION: 186 Philipsburgh Avenue Marino Dublin 3COST: €40.00 Learn how to prepare delicious and effective herbal cordials, syrups and other recipes to combat winter chills, colds and sore...

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Elderberry Syrup

After you have picked your berries, remove any unripe ones. One way of doing this is to put berries into a bowl of water. Any green ones will rise to the top and can be picked out. Elderberries are not eaten unripe or in their raw form as their seed can cause...

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Natural products for face and body

Ever had concerns about what might be in those creams and lotions you use every day to keep your skin moisturised? Here is a range of home-made face and body creams that are made from the finest natural ingredients like Shea and Cocoa Butter, vitamin rich oils such as...

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Herbal blended teas

I am now selling a range of loose leaf herbal tea blends. Digestive Tea Blend A blend containing soothing Marshmallow and Chamomille refreshing Peppermint, aromatic Lemongrass, Cardamom and Orange Peel. Helpful for reflux, heartburn, indigestion and bloating. Calming...

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Echinacea – cui bono? The herbal community here has been disappointed by the Irish Medicines Board's recent statement advising that the herb echinacea is unsuitable for children. Echinacea is a very popular herb and widely self-prescribed for the prevention and...

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Summer Elderflower Recipes

Elderflower Cordial Elderflowers are out in early summer – just in time for the hayfever season as they are an effective decongestant. This recipe makes a lovely summer drink, try it with sparkling water, very refreshing. You will need heads of elderflowers (about 12...

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Happy foraging

After a little break from writing, it’s really time to get a quick bulletin off to you all – even if it’s only to say hope you are all enjoying time outdoors (we won’t mention the 'R' word). I have spent many pleasurable hours outdoors in May/June picking herbs in the...

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Phone: 0872455519
Email: [email protected]
Helen McCormack
186 Philipsburgh Avenue
Marino, Dublin 3