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Karim Barakat
Calendula Flowers (Calendula officinalis)

Calendula Flowers (Calendula officinalis)

New Season Organic Calendula Flowers (Calendula officinalis) ­čî× is Now Available.An annual herb bearing the characteristic daisy-like flowers of other members of the Asteraceae family with bright orange or yellow terminal flower heads and pale green leaves. Native to Southern Europe, Egypt, and the Mediterranean.The dried flower is typically prepared as a tea, tincture or infused oil.Calendula is my number one choice herb for all skin conditions. It relieves pain and itching, prevents infection, and promotes healing by improving blood flow.In recent years with the increased cases of people experiencing mild to severe gut issues due to poor nutrition /...

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Karim Barakat
Organic Chamomile Egypt

Chamomile Tea (Matricaria recutita)

New Season Freshly Harvested & Dried Chamomile Flower ­čöć (Matricaria recutita) is now available.Organic Chamomile Infusion is best enjoyed with a touch of raw honey or stevia drops, itÔÇÖs a wonderful calming tea to enjoy anytime of the day. If you seek a bit of an extra sedative and anti-anxiety effect or just want to enjoy a deep restorative sleep, it pairs well with a few drops of valerian root tincture.To Your Health! ­čî┐www.blessedjourneyherbals.com..#looseherbaltea┬á#herbalapothecary┬á#herbalism┬á#holistichealth┬á#naturopathy┬á#herbaltea┬á#herbalist

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Karim Barakat
What Makes Jojoba Oil So Special?

What Makes Jojoba Oil So Special?

Similar to human sebum, Jojoba is an excellent choice to support healthy skin and sooth scars. Jojoba is a well-penetrating moisturizer.Method of Extraction: Cold pressed seeds; unrefinedAroma: Virtually odorlessColor: Golden yellowPlant part: SeedsComponents: few triglycerides (the definition of an oil), thus it is actually a polyunsaturated liquid wax. Technically, Jojoba is a liquid wax, but most refer to it as Jojoba oil.­čî▒ An excellent standalone oil to promote healthy skin cells & as a carrier oil for DIY botanical skin care aromatherapy oil blends.Reference:Parker, Susan M. Power of the Seed: Your Guide to Oils for Health and Beauty, Process Self-reliance...

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Karim Barakat
Calendula Infused Oil Egypt

Calendula Infused Oil

Topically Calendula is a powerful wound healer, it soothe traumatized, inflammed tissue while supporting rapid growth of healthy skin cells. Not only is Calendula proven to help wounds heal faster, it reduces the risk of infections and scars. The astringent, anti-inflammatory, and antioxidant properties of the herb grant its ability to not only treat, but prevent, sunburns ÔÇô while its moistening nature hydrates dry, itchy skin.­čî╗ Calendula Infused Oil­čî╗ Calendula / Skin Food SalveOur herbal infused oils are handcrafted in-house using the finest organic ingredients by clinical herbalist & founder of Blessed Journey Herbals ­čî┐To discover more about our range...

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