Archive for June, 2013

Heather Flower Essence

HeatherUnfortunately, not many people know about health benefits and unique healing properties of Bach flower essences. In contrast to such natural products as essential oils, various natural and herbal extracts, herbal teas and infusions, special herbal formulas for a variety of conditions, which are extremely popular and demanded all around the world, flower essences or healing herbs are not as well marketed and widely known as other herbal remedies. They were created by Dr. Edward Bach, a British homeopath and physician who worked at the beginning of the 20th century and is considered to be the Father of flower medicines. He was the first to come up with the idea of collecting morning dew from the plants which he discovered to have excellent healing actions and benefits of the plants. Thus, the  technology of producing Bach’s flower essences is based on this theory. (more…)

Ginseng Extract Benefits

GinsengGinseng herb and ginseng products are extremely popular around the world due to numerous therapeutic effects and healing properties of those. For thousands years ginseng played a key role in Chinese Traditional medicine and alternative medicines of many nations of South Asia, including India, Thailand, Indonesia, Nepal, Java islands, Japan, Korea, and so on. The first known properties of ginseng included treating health conditions like elevated blood pressure, headaches, respiratory system ailments, nervous tension and stresses, and so on. Aphrodisiac  properties of ginseng are known around the world, and many men use ginseng root products in order to provide their body with energy, power, and stamina. At the same time, this natural remedy has very high nutritional values and  plays a role as a source of many essential nutrients, including minerals (phosphorus, iron, potassium, calcium, etc.) and vitamins (primarily vitamin A, vitamin C, vitamin D, and vitamin E, as well as some vitamins B complex). (more…)

Dandelion Tea Benefits

DandelionDandelion tea is a herbal tea or herbal infusion which has been recently gaining a great popularity around the world as a wonderful therapeutic beverage with multiple benefits and healing effects. Dandelion is a common medicinal herb which has been used in alternative medicines of many nations of the world for many centuries. The herb grows virtually in every warm region of the planet, and can be picked for preparing homemade herbal infusions and other therapeutic products for health by everyone of us. Dandelion known as Taraxacum officinale is well known and highly valued by traditional medicine practitioners in the United States and many European countries, and it is one of the top herbal remedies used in Traditional Chinese medicine and ancient Indian medicine. The benefits of dandelion are so diverse that some herbalists call this medicinal herb “an official remedy for all disorders”. (more…)

Yarrow Oil Benefits

yarrow oilYarrow essential oil is not one of the most widely popular natural products, but it has plenty of therapeutic properties and can be used for a great number of health conditions. Yarrow essential oil is a natural product extracted by steam distillation from dried leaves and flowers of yarrow plant (Achillea millefolium) known also as milfoil, and comes as dark blue oil with spicy, dry and a little sweet aroma. The oil has quite a long history of being used for many rituals and spiritual actions: in particular, in some Scandinavian nations this oil was used to ward off the devil. Besides, this natural product has been widely used as a part of beer production in many European countries. At the same time, the oil has a multitude of health benefits and can be used by everyone for supporting health and preventing a great number of serious diseases. (more…)