From ancient Greece to the Victorian era and into modern times, vinegar and oil have been used for an infinite variety of purposes. This book explores the many applications of these wondrous substances, looking at their distinct properties, the range of types available and their uses as valued ingredients in medicinal treatments, household cleaners, beauty treatments, aromatherapy, as well as 130 irresistible recipes for sauces, marinades, soups and desserts and everything in between. Illustrated with more than 700 beautiful photographs, this wonderful compendium explores the amazing versatility and health and household benefits of these magical everyday ingredients. Nature's magic: a guide to the incredible powers of vinegar and oil, from healing and cleaning to culinary uses, with 130 recipes. Learn how to use the astonishing properties of vinegar and oil in your medicine chest, bedroom, bathroom, kitchen and garden. Over 1001 natural remedies, treatments and preparations for every occasion, including luxurious massage oils, natural antiseptics and delicious recipes. Includes a fascinating guide to vinegar and oil varieties, and how to make your own blends.