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All-Star Athlete's Blend

Author: Carla L.
Date: 08-22-2014
Views: 3,618
Word Count: 178
Questions Received: 0
Testimonial ID: 10077-OR
Scientific Studies: 1

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My husband, the skeptic, has suffered from knee and joint pain from years of baseball, basketball, golf, and grandchildren. He has had his knees scoped and scraped, and he has taken all sorts of prescription anti-inflammatory drugs with minimal relief.

At 61 my husband still plays basketball three times per week and golf as often as he can. He needs his knees to feel good! And the grandsons need him too.

So I suggested what we now call the "Troy Blend". My husband keeps a bottle by his chair, his bed, and his glove compartment, and he uses it as needed. It has been so effective that we have given many many bottles to friends and family with equally rave reviews.

So here is the recipe. Let me know how it works for you!

Troy Blend:

In a 10-ml roller bottle, mix the following:
20 drops Wintergreen
20 drops Peppermint
20 drops Copaiba

Then fill the rest of the bottle with a carrier oil of your choice. Use as needed, especially before bed and before exercise.

Blessings to you as you use what you have been given!

Additional keyword(s) assigned by the editor: athlete, athletes, joints, marathon, marathons, athletic, triathlon, patellar, prepatellar, jumpers.

Supporting Scientific Study
"Herbalists treat skin ailments, such as fungal infections (like candidiasis), wounds, eczema, and acne, with lavender oil. It is also used in a healing bath for joint and muscle pain. One study evaluating treatments for children with eczema found [that] it was therapeutic touch from the mother that improved symptoms; in other words, massage with and without essential oils (including lavender) both reduced the dry, scaly skin lesions. Another study found that lavender oil may improve pain control after surgery."Link

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