Make Your Own
Making Tinctures -An Example with Cayenne Tincture
NOTE: To make other Herbal Tinctures by the following Dr. Schulze
Method, just substitute the Herb(s) for Cayenne Pepper.
- Start to make this and ANY Tincture, if possible, on a NEW
- Take a Quart Canning Jar and fill it 1/4 FULL with DRIED
Cayenne Peppers, getting the HOTTEST ones (i.e. - Habanero,
African Bird, Serrano, Jalapeno - 90,000+ Heat Units), that you
- Add enough 50% Grain Alcohol (100 Proof Vodka) to the
Cayenne Peppers (powdered, using a Blender or Grinder) to just
- Use enough FRESH Cayenne Peppers, that you can blend with
50% Grain Alcohol (100 Proof Vodka) to turn the Mixture into an
Apple Sauce-Like Consistency.
- Add this Mixture to the 1st Mixture, filling up the Canning
Jar 3/4 FULL.
- Fill up the rest of the Canning Jar with MORE 50% Grain
Alcohol (100 Proof Vodka).
- Shake it as MANY times as possible, during the Day.
- Let this Mixture SIT, until the following FULL Moon (15-16
Days), but OPTIMALLY until the following NEW Moon (28-29 Days)!
- Strain this Mixture through an UNBLEACHED Coffee Filter.
- Bottle the RESULTING Tincture.
Part EQUALS Volume, NOT Weight in this Tincture Method. If using
95% Alcohol (190 Proof), then DILUTE in half with Distilled Water.
Modify this procedure by using DRIED Herbs ONLY, if FRESH Herbs are
NOT AVAILABLE, and when making other Herbal Tinctures also.
Also if you want to make a SUPER-POTENT Tincture (i.e. - Cayenne
Pepper & Lobelia Seed Pod), then allow the Mixture to sit for a FULL
Cayenne Pepper Oil - Therapeutic Action
Cayenne, acting as a Counter-Irritant, plus the Oil as an
emollient, work deep into tissue to relieve pain, sweliing and
inflammation. It can also be used for stiffness in joints, tendons,
ligaments and muscles for health problems, including arthritis,
bursitis, lumbago, or any muscle or bone pain. Formula
Cayenne Pepper Oil is made by the following Method :
- Start to make this Oil, if possible, on a new Moon.
- Place 5 tbs. of Cayenne Pepper (Hottest - Habanero, African
Bird, Serrano, Jalapeno) Powder into 20 oz. of raw organic
Jojoba Oil, Almond Oil or Olive Oil into a glass jar with a
tight lid and shake every day.
- Press and strain off the Oil mixture through cheesecloth or
cotton muslin cloth on the following full Moon.
- Bottle it.