0844590072 or 0834098309 sales@essentialherbs.co.za Monday to Friday: 8.00am to 5.00pm in Durban North or Pinetown; Saturday: 6.30-11.30am at Shongweni Farmers Market Stall H11; Sunday and Public holidays: Closed

A new year…Let’s have more Thyme please…

Thymus is derived from the Greek word thymon , meaning ‘courage’, and many traditions relate to this virtue. Roman soldiers, for example, bathed in thyme water to give themselves vigour. Now, who of us could do with a bit more courage and bit more vigour? Here at EHP we could both do with a great … Continue reading A new year…Let’s have more Thyme please…

Dandelion…known as a pesky weed…but did you know?…

Dandelion is a perennial herb and is strong enough to withstand frost. It grows up to 30 cm. It has a slight tang that will add interest to any other bland salad. It is considered to be a common weed and is found in almost every country in the world, but in particular abundance in … Continue reading Dandelion…known as a pesky weed…but did you know?…

The Herb Happening in Gauteng…Join us!!!

Hi everyone, at last the Herb Happening is here. This coming weekend it will be held at Doonholm Herb Farm. I have attached the page for your information. Please come and say hello. This is a wonderful opportunity to meet our Gauteng customers. Click on this link to take you to the web page. It … Continue reading The Herb Happening in Gauteng…Join us!!!

Do you find that you waste those last few drops of essential oil?…Well I saw this on Pinterest and tried it…

While preparing for the Sustainable Living Fair, we were wondering what interactive activities we could do with the children, and what practical tips we could give to the public on reducing, re-using and recycling. One day, while looking through Pinterest, this idea was presented: - What do you do with your  used up essential oil … Continue reading Do you find that you waste those last few drops of essential oil?…Well I saw this on Pinterest and tried it…

IBS?… Gallbladder been removed?…This may be for you…

In today’s world, our bodies are often put under severe punishment with foods that are very hard for us to process. There are many digestive disorders that are brought on by our diet and lifestyle. Here are some stories of customers who won’t do without Tummy Tea in their medicine cabinet. Customer 1: I came … Continue reading IBS?… Gallbladder been removed?…This may be for you…

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How healthy is our planet?…How healthy is my body?…

Part of our mission statement at Essential Herbal Products is: To make the uses and advantages of natural products available to others. Another part of it is: To reduce our personal carbon footprint. Here is a video which Pedram Shojai and his team have made available for free for a limited time. It is called … Continue reading How healthy is our planet?…How healthy is my body?…

Essential oils and a self massage technique to help ease IBS and other digestive issues…

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), also known as spastic colon, is a functional disorder of the bowel. This causes abdominal pain, bloating, discomfort, and constipation. Sometimes, IBS may also cause diarrhea. The major causes of irritable bowel syndrome are microbial infections of the gastrointestinal tract and stress. Aromatherapy oils are useful in helping to treat some … Continue reading Essential oils and a self massage technique to help ease IBS and other digestive issues…

A Blessed Christmas and an abundantly happy 2014…

We wish all our customers, friends and family a blessed Christmas and a happy 2014. Please note that we will be closed from Monday 23rd December and we re-open on Monday 6th January. Here is a little Christmas gift from us to you. xxx. Dance and have a little fun on us.

Powdered herbs for smoothies…Fruit, spiced and herbal teas in teabags…All new for Christmas

Christmas time is here. We have been busy updating our packaging and are pleased to tell you that we now have powdered herbs to add to your smoothies or or juices. There is Alfalfa, Devil's Claw, Immune Boost, Natural nutrients, Stress Buster and Parasite Cleanse. We have also been able to source teabags and have … Continue reading Powdered herbs for smoothies…Fruit, spiced and herbal teas in teabags…All new for Christmas