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Calendula (whole)
Calendula (whole)
 

Calendula

Calendula poultices have been used on injuries to reduce inflammation and as an antiseptic against infection. It has also been used as a remedy for a variety of skin problems ranging from skin ulcerations to eczema. Taken orally calendula has been used to sooth stomach ulcers and inflammation. It has been reported to be effective in fighting fever, boils, abscesses, and recurrent vomiting. As a tea, it has been used for relieving conjunctivitis or as a mouthwash for thrush.

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Catnip (leaf & bud)

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Catnip

Taken orally, catnip is most commonly used in connection with anxiety, insomnia, and nervousness. It contains a substance, known as nepetalactone, which has a sedative effect in humans. (Nepetalactone is very similar to valepotriate found in valerian, a more commonly used herbal sedative.) Due to this effect, catnip may also be used to help lessen migraine headaches. Catnip has also been used historically to relieve stomach complaints such as colic, cramps, gas, and indigestion because chemicals in it may have muscle-relaxing, or antispasmodic, effects.

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Chamomile (egypt)
Chamomile (egypt)
 

Chamomile

Chamomile is known to relax smooth muscle tissue, which can facilitate calming of a nervous stomach and relief of menstrual cramps. It may also promote relaxation, stress relief and is well-known as a sleep aid.

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Chickweed (cut)

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Chickweed

Chickweed is quite high in Vitamin C, calcium, magnesium and potassium. Chickweed in tea form is excellent for use as an acne wash, and it can even be added to a bath to help with sores, rashes, boils and burns.

 

This herb is also excellent for blood vessels and your circulatory system. Taken internally it helps purify the blood and carry out toxins, and is even been known to help with blood poisoning. It also dissolves plaque in blood vessels, as well as dissolving fatty tumors and substances then removing them from the body.

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Dandelion Leaf
Dandelion Leaf
 

Dandelion Leaf

Dandelion Leaf (Taraxacum officinale) offers a number of benefits for the liver and gallbladder A natural diuretic, Dandelion Leaf is commonly used to help remove excess water and toxins from the body. Dandelion Leaf helps promote bile excretion from the liver so the body can more efficiently process foods and liquids while also purging harmful toxins. In addition, improved bile flow makes it possible for the body to better metabolize fat, which helps optimize the body’s cholesterol levels.

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English Lavender (french)
English Lavender (french)
 

English Lavender
English Lavender has the sweetest fragrance of all the lavenders and is the one most commonly used in cooking. The uses of lavender are limited only by your imagination. Lavender has a sweet, floral flavor, with lemon and citrus notes. The potency of the lavender flowers increases with drying.

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Eucalyptus
Eucalyptus
 

Eucalyptus

Eucalyptus seems to assist in easing indications of colds, flu, chest blockage, throat problems, bronchitis, pneumonia, and respiratory infections. Tea prepared from eucalyptus leaves when used as a gargle is effective in easing the problems associated with sore throat. For relieving congestion, asthma, and respiratory problems, Eucalyptus leaves should be boiled in a firmly closed pot, and then the vapor must be breathed in after the pot is removed from heat.

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Hibiscus
 

Hibiscus

Hibiscus is found to be useful in lowering blood pressure and cholesterol reduction in the blood. Regular use of hibiscus herbs promotes proper blood circulation and minimizes heart diseases. Researchers believe that the antibacterial property of hibiscus may be essential in combating various illnesses like fever, cystitis and venereal disease. It is also effective in soothing respiratory tract infections and relieves whooping coughs and other respiratory ailments.

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Hyssop (cut)
Hyssop (cut)
 

Hyssop

Hyssop is particularly effective for treating bronchitis and respiratory infections, because of its expectorant action. Contemporary herbalists recommend hyssop compresses and poultices for bruises, burns and wounds, and suggest infusions for colds, coughs, bronchitis, flatulence, indigestion, menstruation promotion, and even epileptic seizures.

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Lemon Balm
Lemon Balm
 

Lemon balm

Lemon balm can be compared with the effectiveness of mint in the soothing effect it has on the stomach and the positive effect it has on the digestive system. Lemon balm is used to relieve pain and discomfort associated with indigestion and offers relief for such symptoms as gas and bloating. Lemon balm is also beneficial to those suffering from nervousness, anxiety and slight insomnia. Lemon balm helps to calm and relax the nerves and has been used successfully since the Middle Ages.

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Lemongrass (tea)
Lemongrass (tea)
 

Lemon grass

Lemon grass is a good cleanser that helps to detoxify the Liver, pancreas, kidney, bladder and the digestive tract. It cuts down uric acid, cholesterol, excess fats and other toxins in the body while stimulating digestion, blood circulation, and lactation; it also alleviates indigestion and gastroenteritis. It is said that lemongrass also helps improve the skin by reducing acne and pimples and acts as a muscle and tissue toner. Also, it can reduce blood pressure.

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Marjoram
Marjoram
 

Marjoram

Marjoram acts as a decongestant and useful for bronchitis, sinusitis and sinus headaches. Used as a tonic for the nervous system, marjoram is believed to be more calming than oregano, as it is used to soothe the nerves, reduce tension and stress.
Another benefit of using marjoram, it treats simple gastrointestinal disorders, such as loss of appetite, indigestion, nausea and flatulence.

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Mugwort
Mugwort
 

Mugwort

Mugwort aids in digestion, stimulates appetite and can rid the body of worms. The mugwort herb stimulates a normal healthy menstrual cycle. It can eliminate heavy and painful bleeding as well.

 
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Mullein Leaf (cut)
Mullein Leaf (cut)
 

Mullein 

Mullein  contains mucilaginous compounds that decrease the thickness and increase the production of mucosal fluids. These compounds also soothe inflamed tissues. Mullein also contains aromatic compounds that increase the flow of urine. The herb has been used to treat bronchitis, coughs, colds, hay fever, dysuria, nephritis and sinus congestion. Because of its soothing nature, it has also been used to treat hemorrhoids, ulcers, and inflammatory skin disorders. Mullein is considered the herb of choice of lung ailments.

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Nettle Leaf (cut)
Nettle Leaf (cut)
 

Nettle

Like many bitter herbs, nettle is a blood purifier. Its long list of traditional uses can be summed up in its ability to increase the production of urine, its mild laxative effect and its ability to increase the efficiency of liver and kidney function.

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