In the XXI century, there are discovered a lot of essential oils each with its different properties. These are chemicals biosynthesized by plants to cover a certain function. We, after years of research and laboratory work, have managed to extract these oils and use them in our daily lives. Speaking of such essential oils, there
In this new entry of medicinal plants, we bring you a new essential oil full of properties. As we saw with the thymol oil and all its healing potential, lavender oil puts at our disposal all the plant biochemistry that, of course, we are going to take advantage of! Lavender (Lavandula officinalis) We find another
We can meet melilotus officinalis in some other ways, such as yellow-smelling clover , yellow melilote, sweet clover or scent clover. This plant has, today, a lot of potential applied to the medicine of the human being. It is currently cultivated as a fodder plant and to improve poor soils, since it belongs to the
The natural world around us is littered with trees and species that contain essential oils useful to us. In this case, the cultivation of sandalwood (Santalum album) was carried out over hundreds of years to extract its essential components and use them in folk medicine. What benefits would we be talking about? Let’s see them
Litsea cubeba is a tree native to Asia, specifically China and other parts of Southeast Asia (such as Malaysia). In this area, it is a well-known tree and valued for the qualities and medicinal and aromatic properties it provides. This plant lacks properties ornamentally and is not very attractive, although it is usually used in
A curious hybridization between common lavender and wild lavender (lavender) results in what is now known as Lavandin (Lavandula hybrida). A plant that physically is very similar to its predecessors but that concentrates a little more essential extracts, being very interesting for the preparation of aromatic substances and as a medicinal plant for various remedies.
Everyone has heard of the properties of castor oil. An extract that is used for many options, encompassing the improvement of human health as an industrial use to protect plastics and even as a combustion medium for engines. Castor is considered a multipurpose plant with a large list of medicinal remedies when we use castor
One of the most consumed tropical fruits in the world is the coconut. Easily recognizable by its thick, brown and hairy shell. Inside we find the pulp, its edible part of white color, which gives off a delicious aroma. Thank you to all the benefits that this fruit has, a wide variety of foods have
The properties of evening primrose oil they have been used very regularly in recent times. It has become very popular for its main positive effects on the human body, therefore, this has made it one of the best-selling oils today, especially among the female public. This oil is ideal to be able to control the
Within the world of ointments and ointments we find one that catches our attention. It is known as tiger balm, although you should not worry because it does not contain any animals but a compendium of oils and medicinal plants. This product has been studied and tested with beneficial effects for muscle and skin aches.