A – Z of Herbal Remedies
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Other Names: Rosemary, Garden Rosemary, Dew of the Sea, Sea Dew, Polar Plant, Compass Weed, Compass Plant, Elf Leaf, Rose of Mary,Incensier, Romero, Rosmarinus Officinalis
Traditional Usages: Culinary, Shampoos and Hair Tonics, Hangovers, Stress, Indigestion, Liver Problems, Stop Bad Dreams, Beneficial for Low Blood Pressure and Sluggishness, Migraine Headaches, Headache of Emotional Upset or Gastric Origin, Psychogenic Depression, Cardiac Debility, Giddiness, Hyperactivity, Tremor of the Limbs, Joint Pains, Inflammation of the Gallbladder, Jaundice, Cirrhosis, Strengthen Blood Vessels, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Applied Externally for Baldness and Dandruff, Tea for Colic, Colds, Headaches and Nervous Diseases, Essential Oil added to Bath, Flatulence, Oil Rub for Sprains, Arthritis, Sciatica and Neuralgia, Boosts Memory, Burned as air purifier in Sick Chambers, Anti-Aging, Insect Repellent, Epilepsy, Vertigo, Tonic for Poor Circulation,
Resources: Mediterranean Countries, France, Britain, Portugal,Turkey, Algeria,North Africa, India
Parts Used: Leaves, Twigs, Flower
Administration Method: Ground herb for teas and other natural preparations.
Herb Action: Astringent, antiseptic, antidepressant, anti-inflammatory, abortifacient, antispasmodic, antimicrobial, carminative, circulatory stimulant, cardiac tonic, digestive remedy, diuretic, disinfectant, nervine, promotes sweating, promotes bile flow, promotes menstrual flow, restorative tonic for nervous system, tonic
Health Warning: Avoid during Pregnancy and Breastfeeding. Do not take Essential Oil internally unless under Profesional Medical Supervision.
Rosemary Oil - Herbal remedy for Chilblains: Apply rosemary oil to the affected area, leave for some time then wash with warm water.
Rosemary Oil – Herbal remedy for Restless Legs Syndrome: Mix 5 millilitres of rosemary oil with olive or coconut oil. Massage legs and feet with it.
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