Chamomile in Aromatherapy

Chamomile in Aromatherapy

Chamomile is an herb with a sweet, apple like odor, that has been around for centuries. It has been used to treat irritation from chest colds, slow-healing wounds, abscesses, gum inflammation, and skin conditions such as psoriasis, eczema, chickenpox and diaper rash. But it is well known for properties such as anti-inflammatory, analgesic, antidepressant, digestive, […]

Meet Lavender, one of MasterCare’s most popular Aromatherapy scents.

Meet Lavender, one of MasterCare’s most popular Aromatherapy scents.

Meet Lavender, one of MasterCare’s most popular Aromatherapy scents. Aromatherapy is the use of the fragrant parts of aromatic plants to improve health and general well being. Lavender, one of MasterCare’s most popular Aromatherapy scents. Lavender is much appreciated for its scent, but lavender is also valuable and used in integrative medicine because of its […]

Essential Oils and Aromatherapy

Essential Oils and Aromatherapy

Essential Oils and Aromatherapy are taking the world by storm….and we are embracing the movement! Whether it be used in candles, diffusers or ointments, it’s proving to enhance the well being of those who enjoy. At MasterCare, we are innovators and provide more than just bathing, we pride ourselves in our ability to provide the […]

Forward then up — a big difference

Forward then up — a big difference

MasterCare’s most recent “development” is the Toilet Lift Seat — you may hear some calling it the TLS. Sure there are similar products on the market.  This toilet lift assistance device is different. First the movement is forward, then up. Think about that for a moment. When you get up out of a chair, you […]

6 Degrees of….

6 Degrees of….

  Could be used to describe the wintry blast around here lately that has moose & polar bears from way up north looking to relocate — OR, that silly parlor game: “Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon”.  You know the one, where supposedly you can connect any one “Hollywood star” to Kevin Bacon in 6 steps. […]

New year, new plan

New year, new plan

So, it’s 2016. Along with all the other New Years resolutions you made for this year (studies show only 8% of people who make new years resolutions, keep them) you also want to begin the conversation with mom and dad about long term care options – including finances, insurance & living options. But where do […]

What’s the difference?

What’s the difference?

Bath Falls You or a loved one has fallen in the bathroom, on more than one occasion.  It’s scary, not to mention dangerous. So, beyond the distress the bathroom falls cause, is the concern of what to do to help. Reports indicate the bathroom is one of the most dangerous places in our homes – […]

Where to begin?

Where to begin?

You think it’s time, but you’re not sure… Mom fell last week in the bathroom and has been having more and more trouble getting around the house by herself. You’ve had some conversations with her about that, and tried to make it easier for her to store and take her meds, find her glasses, remember […]

Did you know?

Did you know?

 MasterCare has a warranty that can cover your spa and bathing system for up to 10 years?? That’s the longest in our industry. How can you get it? Well, as a MasterCare spa or tub customer you get a 3 year warranty right “out of the box” as I like to say. There are 2 […]

That time of year again – Thanks.

That time of year again – Thanks.

It always sneaks up — but really Thanksgiving is one of those holidays that are the same day every year – so no excuse for not being prepared! That good natured scolding was probably more for me than you.  You’re an organized and well planned bunch I’m guessing. So, here we are – ready or […]