Verbena and health: Dried verbena, nicknamed “sacred herb”, “enchantment herb”, or witch herb, is mainly recommended in the treatment of digestive problems:
- slow digestion
- stomach aches
To relieve your digestive problems, drink an infusion of verbena.
Verbena in the kitchen: Mix the lemon verbena leaves with salt or sugar. Lemon verbena gives a delicious flavor to compotes.
Verbena has a calming effect; it is used in cases of:
– panic attacks
– premenstrual syndrome
And in cases of fever, the soothing properties of verbena promote sweating and activate healing.
Verbena has a bactericidal effect: it therefore acts against:
– mouth ulcers
– cold sores
– yeast infections, especially athlete’s foot
Dab at least 5 times a day on the affected areas with a cotton swab soaked with a decoction of verbena leaves
Verbena as a calming lotion: Verbena is a softening and healing plant. It will calm skin irritations: body and face. Dab the irritated areas of the body with a cotton ball soaked in verbena infusion. And replace your usual lotion with this infusion. Keep this lotion in a closed bottle for three days in the refrigerator.