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Homemade Flea Powder
In this article, Kelly shares her homemade recipe for flea powder that she uses on her dog. She’s also found that it repels ticks, flies, mosquitoes and other creepy crawlies. One of the ingredients is food grade diatom flour (Diatomaceous Earth). Diatomaceous Earth is made up of the fossilized re…
What on Earth is Diatomaceous Earth?
Uses for Diatomaceous Earth What is it? Diatomaceous Earth is a soft powder formed from the fossilized remains of diatoms (a type of hard shelled algae). It is unique in a couple of ways: It has a very high silica content (which is used to build hair, skin and nails).
Food Grade Diatomaceous Earth: Human Benefits
Food grade diatomaceous earth (DE) is a gentle abrasive that's also highly absorbent. DE is almost entirely made of silica, an important component of human ligaments, cartilage, and musculature. This unique resume makes DE one of the cheapest and most versatile health products on the market.