Scientific Name: Angelica sinensis Considered a female ginseng, Chinese Angelica is used in TCM for a range of conditions including women’s health.Continue reading "Don Quai"
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Scientific Name: Foeniculum vulgare The essence of fennel can be used as a safe and effective herbal drug for primary dysmenorrhea.Continue reading "Fennel"
Scientific Name: Centella asiatica Wound healing, used as a tonic herb to promote brain function.Continue reading "Gotu Kola"
Scientific Name: Arctium lappa Roots are used to promote healthy hair and skin.Continue reading "Greater Burdock"
Scientific Name: Sanguisorba officinalis Great Burnet is an agent typically used during menopause, to relieve symptoms including heavy menstrual flow, hot flashes, and irregular flow. It can also be used to treat gastrointestinal issues such as ulcerative colitis, diarrhea, and hemorrhoids.Continue reading "Greater Burnet"
Scientific Name: Buxus microphylla Some studies show the Buxus microphylla leaf extract has a antihyperlipidemia effect.Continue reading "Japanese Box"
Japanese Pepper Tree
Scientific Name: Zanthoxylum piperitum The fruit contains a essential oil, flavonoids and isoquinoline alkaloids.Continue reading "Japanese Pepper Tree"
Scientific Name: Petroselium crispum Parsley is a source of antioxidants (especially luteolin), apigenin, folic acid, vitamin K, vitamin C, and vitamin A.Continue reading "Parsley"
Scientific Name: Ruta graveolens Used to promote menstruation and uterine contractions, but is also used topically for arthritis, sprains and inflammation.Continue reading "Rue"
Scientific Name: Zanthoxylum acantshyllum The fruit is dried and used as a condiment. A pepper flavor, it is stronger and more pungent than black pepper.Continue reading "Szechuan Pepper"