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St. John's Wort oil

The St. John's wort herb also known as Hypericum Perforatum, is one of the most powerful herbs of traditional phytotherapy. Today the most well known use for St John’s wort herb is mainly as a natural anti-depressant.
St. John's wort oil, is known since ancient Greece, and also called "spatholado" (swords oil), referring to its ability of healing sword wounds and was used by soldiers on the battlefield. This oil is considered to have beneficial effects on both body and mind. Tannins present in St. John’s wort are believed to be responsible for healing wounds by precipitating astringents and proteins. Herbalists attribute most of the remedial properties to the presence of a reddish dianthrone pigment called hypericin.
Externally St. John’s wort oil is known to heal open wounds faster and prevent scarring. This can be massaged into the skin or applied on a compress.  Used as an anti-inflammatory for its antiseptic properties, it can help prevent infection in wounds and ease the discomfort of hemorrhoids and skin irritations such as sun burn. It has valuable healing properties as an anti-irritant, it soothes and relieves itching and sharp stings from insect bites, as a muscle relaxer, for muscle aches and pains and can be very effective for those who suffer from arthritis and rheumatism. Suitable for sensitive and problem skin.
Internally St. John’s wort oil is thought to be useful for the symptoms of premenstrual tension and may even help alleviate the pain of stomach cramps.
Ofcourse there is a broad range of even more ailments were St. John’s wort oil has shown very good results and quick relief for example, allergic rhinitis, ear infection, allergies etc.
To achieve the best quality, Aneloy's St. John's Wort oil is produced only from mature wild crafted flowers infused in bio-virgin olive oil and exposed for a long period to natural sunlight until it gets a natural dark red color. All good things take their time!


* It is recommended to avoid using in the sun and during pregnancy *

The product description above is informative only and should not be used as replacement  of professional
medical advice from your doctor and / or pharmacist.

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