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chronic nose bleeds 
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Post chronic nose bleeds
My mother (a young 85) has been having nose bleeds (almost daily for the last 10 days). Her MD is recommending cauterization. In the meantime (or maybe instead of) I was looking for some relief for her with EO's. I suspect not only an age related thinning of the skin but she lives in an EXTREMEY dry area and also has central heat that seems really dehydrating to me. What about Blue Yarrow, Helichrysum or Calendula? And would using those 'neat' be too strong on such a sensitive area? Thanks for any advise!

Sun Jan 05, 2014 3:53 pm
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Post Re: chronic nose bleeds
Hi Lucia,

I wish there was an essential oil that would help in that respect. Personally, I'd highly, highly recommend a humidifier running all the time - that really should help. And while it's not 'designed' exactly for her situation, our Soothing Skin Extra blend would also be our suggestion. Moisturizing and anti-inflammatory.

Hope this helps!

Mon Jan 06, 2014 7:21 am

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Post Re: chronic nose bleeds
Ananda Staff,
Thanks so very much! That makes total sense and we will give it a go and report back! Thank you again!!

Mon Jan 06, 2014 9:35 am
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