Category Archives: Salicylates

Easiest way to check for Salicylates in topical products!

In an effort to make finding your salicylate-free products as easy as possible for you, I have share tons of posts on how to find your own sal-free products. THIS is the best thing since sliced bread! You’ve got to … Continue reading

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FAQ: Constipation: Can I take Magnesium and/ or fiber at the same time I take my Guaifenesin?

Magnesium will help with constipation and will not block your guaifenesin, it’s not a plant and has no salicylates to worry about πŸ™‚ BUT! If you take a ton of it to help with constipation and end up with the … Continue reading

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AHA and BHA and Salicylates

We want to stay AWAY from Salicylates on the protocol. Wiki says this: In cosmetics, the term beta hydroxy acid refers specifically to salicylic acid, which is used in some “anti-aging” creams and acne treatments. So BHA is for Beta … Continue reading

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FAQ: What does it feel like to block the Guaifenesin from working to reverse your fibromyalgia?

oooh, if it was easy to tell when we’re blocking, then we’d never need to have a journal or mapping! I blocked for a whole year. Or partially blocked, because my map was totally the same after 12 months. So, … Continue reading

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Salicylate safe Mosquito Repellant

A friend shared the following recipe with me for mosquito repellant, I haven’t tried it yet, but will soon as it’s warm enough for mosquitos! πŸ˜€ Let me know what you think if you try it! Mosquito Repellent One tsp. … Continue reading

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PEG 40 and plant oils, are they salicylate safe?

This is a Questionable Ingredient! We have heard conflicting reports of what Dr St Amand himself says on this ingredient. And we believe it’s not worth the risk. Example: PEG 40 Hydrogenated Castor oil. If it’s PEG + a number … Continue reading

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Gloves in a Bottle and Salicylates

FAQ: Do Gloves in a Bottle protect me from Salicylates and blocking the Guaifenesin? (Please, hair dressers and stylists, read this and jump in with ideas and comments!!) This is a lotion, and it MIGHT protect you. Please take the … Continue reading

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Hydrogenated Oils and Salicylates

If it just says Hydrogenated and a plant name and oil then it has sals in it, so do NOT use this! Example: Hydrogenated Castor Oil= NOT sal safe The process of making an oil Hydrogenated still leaves the salicylates … Continue reading

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FAQ: Caution Items: not sal safe while others say it’s fine?

WE don’t want to be the cause of someone losing ground on their clearing and cycling, so we go super careful with our advice. Even just ONE person being unsuccessful on their clearing because of our advice is unacceptable to … Continue reading

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Esters like Jojoba and Salicylates

Thanks to Cheryl from FibroFree for this explanation. Pretty much says it all! Thanks Cheryl! <3 PLANT ESTERS are NOT OK!*** A member was trying to find out if jojoba esters are ok. I saw the sentence that I made … Continue reading

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