|Balm Mint (melissa Officinalis) Extract|
August, 31 2005
A skin soothing agent used for stimulation and healing action. It has been written historically that balm is sovereign for the brain, strengthening the memory and powerfully chasing away melancholy.
Historically, it has been considered a cure-all for relieving fever from colds or flu by inducing perspiration, relieving stomach and digestive complaints, and useful in a wide variety of nervous complaints such as headaches, insomnia and nausea. It has also been used to heal wounds and promote the formation of scabs.
Note: Lemon Balm has the ability to heal wounds, ease indigestion, relieve menstrual cramps, fight cold sores (herpes simplex), relax nerves, soothe minor wounds & insect stings, help prevent sleeplessness, and even repel mosquitoes. This is a safe herb for children, and it tastes very good.