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21 Benefits Of Clary Sage Essential Oil

Clary sage essential oil is obtained from the steam distillation of the leaves, and buds of the clary plant. Clary sage essential oil is often called “muscatel oil” due to its traditional role in flavoring muscatel wine. Clary Sage is derived from a Latin word meaning “clear”. Its scientific name is Salvia sclarea. It was …

25 Health Benefits Of Comfrey

Comfrey (Symphytum  Spp.) is a tall, rough-leaved plant that has been known for its medicinal advantages for centuries. First identified in Europe, comfrey has reached every corner of the world due to the healing powers that it possesses. Growing of this plant is relatively easy in full or partial sunlight. Comfrey’s flowers could take up …

13 Benefits Of Lavandin Essential Oil

Lavandin (Lavandula Hybrida or Lavandula Hortensis) is a plant made from the hybridization of Lavandula Angustifolia (lavender) and Lavandula Latifolia. Lavandin has similar properties to lavender. However, its properties tend to be more pronounced than those of lavender. Lavandin oil has a much higher percentage of camphor than lavender oil. The main constituents of lavandin …

27 Benefits Of Triphala

Triphala is an ancient Ayurvedic herbal powder made up of three dried herbs; Haritaki (Terminalia chebula), Bibhitaki (Terminalia bellirica), and  Indian gooseberry or amla (Emblica officinalis). Triphala is a Sanskrit word which literally means “three fruits”. The three dried fruits, used in making Triphala, are ground into a powder and are often mixed together in …

18 Health Benefits Of Skullcap Tea, Leaf, And Extract

Skullcap (Scutellaria lateriflora), also known as blue skullcap, is a perennial flowering plant which can be found in North America’s wet habitats. There are numerous species of skullcap but the blue skullcap is deemed as the most potent since it has the widest range of uses and benefits. The health benefits of skullcap include; reduces …

23 Health Benefits Of Honey And Lemon

A mixture of lemon and honey combines the nutritional and therapeutic benefits of these two substances, thus, making it an effective tonic. Lemon-honey drink is pretty simple to make; you simply need to add a teaspoon of honey and the juice of half a lemon in a cup of warm water. Stir and drink thereafter. …