Seeds & Weeds Podcast

Natural Beauty w/ Janice Cox, Herb Society of America

August 30, 2023 Bevin Cohen, Small House Farm Season 1 Episode 21
Seeds & Weeds Podcast
Natural Beauty w/ Janice Cox, Herb Society of America
Show Notes

Pine nut skin scrub? Sour cream face mask?!  Author and natural beauty expert Janice Cox joins us on the show to talk about these incredible products and so much more! We’ll also talk about beautiful lavender and eating loofahs!

Janice Cox teaches workshops across the country on making your own body care products with simple kitchen and garden ingredients. She is the author of six bestselling books on the topic and the education chair for The Herb Society of America!

Follow Janice's work and purchase her books at

Janice is a regular speaker at the Mother Earth News Fair. You can find her fair schedule of workshops at

During the interview Janice mentions how she loves to use witch hazel in her daily skin routine. We have some handcrafted witch hazel available for you here:

Autumn has arrived and that means that it’s time to start saving our garden seeds! We’ve already harvested quite a bit of seed from our gardens including beans, some herbs and lots of tomatoes!

We just recorded our annual Tomato Tasting video for our Youtube channel. It’s not uploaded just yet, but you can always subscribe to our channel at You don’t want to miss this one, it’s the most fun video we make every year!

If you’re new to saving seeds and looking to get started, check out my book Saving Our Seeds. It's available at and everywhere else books are sold. It’ll guide you through harvesting and processing seeds from 43 different species!

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