Used for its antioxidant activity, to lower cholesterol, improve vision, boost the immune system, improve heart health and for coughs, colds, flu, bacterial and viral infections
OREGANO ESSENTIAL OIL
Today, the health benefits of oregano oil are known far and wide. The oil has several crucial minerals like beta-carotene, niacin and copper, along with antioxidants and various other nourishing nutrients. It also contains Carvacrol, a powerful anti-microbial chemical; Flavonoids, which have natural antiseptic properties and Terpenes, which are natural anti-inflammatory agents. Being a combination of such diverse and potent components, the uses of oregano oil are diverse and many. and if you have caught a flu or cold, the oil has superb microbial properties, that can kill most viruses and other germs on contact, helping your body fight against those harmful diseases. Learn much more about Oregano Oil here.
CINNAMON ESSENTIAL OIL
CINNAMON traditionally, due to its medicinal properties, has been used in many cultures for treating a variety of health disorders including diarrhea, arthritis,
menstrual cramps, heavy menstruation, yeast infections, colds, flu,and digestive problems.
Today, people use Echinacea to shorten the duration of the common cold and flu and reduce symptoms, such as sore throat (pharyngitis), cough, and fever. Many herbalists also recommend Echinacea to help boost the immune system and help the body fight infections.
ALOE VERA PLANT
Aloe Vera’s use can be traced back 6,000 years to early Egypt, where the plant was depicted on stone carvings. Known as the “plant of immortality,” aloe was presented as a burial gift to deceased pharaohs. Historically, aloe was used topically to heal wounds and for various skin conditions, and orally as a laxative. Today, in addition to these uses, aloe is used as a folk or traditional remedy for a variety of conditions, including diabetes, asthma, epilepsy, and osteoarthritis.
Licorice root has an impressive list of well documented uses and is probably one of the most over-looked of all herbal remedies.
Ginger root (Zingiber officinale) is well known as a remedy for travel sickness, nausea and indigestion and is used for wind, colic, irritable bowel, loss of appetite, chills, cold, flu, poor circulation, menstrual cramps, dyspepsia (bloating, heartburn, flatulence), indigestion and gastrointestinal problems such as gas and stomach cramps. Ginger is a powerful anti-inflammatory herb and there has been much recent interest in its use for joint problems.
For centuries, herbal tinctures have been prescribed as remedies and strengthening tonics. A tincture -- or extract -- forms as alcohol draws out the medicinal constituents of the herb. As needed, drops of tincture are added to a beverage. Tinctures can be prepared from a wide range of herbs, we provide all the tools you need to make echinecea, elderberry and lavender tinctures. You can get more herbs and learn more about the uses here.
BOSTON ROUND CORK & BOTTLE
Bottle, label and refrigerate your home-brewed cough syrup in this stylish 8.5 oz Boston Round.