Can I combine several formulas at the same time?

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Can I combine several formulas at the same time? A:  This is a common question that we get. Try to make sure the formulas have some coordinated effect. You would not want to take a laxative and anti-diarrhea formula at the same time! The vast variety of herbs and … Continue reading

How do I get rid of Worms?

parasite-job-hunting-300x241

“How do I get rid of worms?” This is a very common question and for good reason. There are so many types of Parasites and worms, some that are life threatening and some that aren’t. They vary from Malaria to tapeworms to ringworm, just to name a few. One should … Continue reading

Have a Colicky Baby?

mom with colic baby

Think you have a colicky baby?  – Everyone loves a newborn in its adorable baby outfit, but when the baby is sick with colic or reflux & can’t sleep, that new outfit (or yours for that matter) stands no chance! What is the difference between colic, heartburn, acid reflux or GERD? … Continue reading

Ear Infection & Earache Relief

Young Girl W: Earache

Have you ever wondered,”How do I cure an ear infection?” or, “How do you get an earache in the first place?” Earaches, or ear infections can make for sleepless nights for both you and your child. Earaches (otitis externa) are usually caused by trapped moisture or by minor injury in the ear … Continue reading

Why glycerin tinctures vs. alcohol tinctures?

Ethanol_Anhydrous_Alcohol

Q:  Which is better, glycerin tinctures or alcohol tinctures? A:  If done correctly glycerin pulls out more water soluble constituents than grain alcohol and more than just water and allows for a very stable shelf life. We do not add flavors or sweeteners to our extracts like found in many … Continue reading

Are Herbal Extracts better than Capsules or Tablets?

kid capsule

Q:  What is the best form to take, capsules, tablets or herbal extracts? A:  Capsules – Pros: – Avoid unpleasant taste. – Easy to carry. – Save preparation time. – Provide an exact regulated dose and enables the body to extract acid, alkaline & water soluble properties. Capsules – Con: … Continue reading

Why so many Immune System Products?!

KidsAutumnLeaves

Autumn is here! Which means Winter is near, and it’s time to start bundling. Our immune system is vital and herbs can naturally enhance our ability to develop a strong, healthy defense against getting sick when given the proper attention. Children have a growing immune system, which have an innate healing … Continue reading

Pregnancy and Herbs

pregnancy

Here’s a common question that we get regarding pregnancy and herbs … Q:  Should herbs be used during pregnancy? A:  Pregnancy and herbs can definitely go together. Many herbs can be very beneficial during pregnancy when used properly, but not all. That is why we have a specific line of … Continue reading

What is the difference in Natural and Synthetic Vitamins and Minerals?

scientists

Q: What is the difference in Natural and Synthetic Vitamins and Minerals? A:  To the FDA, “Natural” means a LOT of things, but to us at TriLight Health it means coming from a PLANT BASED SOURCE such as herbs. Synthetic vitamins and minerals are NOT derived from foods, but from … Continue reading