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Latin name : Achillea Millefolium
Botanical family : Asterates
Parts : Flowery tops
Country : Bulgaria
Amount : 100 g or 454 g (1lb)
Properties : The Achillée has several affinities with the circulatory system and the female reproductive system. It is progesterone-like (like progesterone) which can balance hormone levels, including estrogen levels. Very useful for menstrual disorders, it promotes good circulation in the legs and basin and allows you to balance the cycle while attenuating the famous SPMs. She is venous tonic, circulatory tonic, hemostatic (in case of bleeding) and astringent (feeling tissues). Because it is a "cold" plant that makes "come out", it will be of precious help during the heat of menopause and in case of fever (diaphoretics), mainly for "hot" fevers with vs vs The "cold" fevers that cause a bell and chills.
Precautions: Do not take with blood-blooded drugs and anti-acids. Theoretically and according to Health Canada, it is contraindicated during pregnancy.
Plant powders' uses: In capsules, in food, in smoothie, in pastilles and energy balls, then externally (cosmetics, ointments, poultices). Unless exceptional, plant powders are not soluble in water, although several molecules they contain. For better results, it is preferable to extract these molecules in water, alcohol or in oil (certain molecules are fat -soluble). For more information, the Souls Flowers School offers an introductory workshop and an à la carte course on the manufacture of therapeutic products.
We advise to consult a health professional before using medicinal plants, especially if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or under medication.
Information on this website has not been assessed by Health Canada and does not replace the opinion of a health professional. She is only informative.