Everything You Need To Make Your Own:
The word balm implies healing and comfort. Lemon balm does just that. It is part of the mint family and has many calming and relaxing properties. It is a relaxing nervine, which means that it is an herb which actively soothes the nervous system. It is antiviral, antispasmodic and a relaxing diaphoretic. Lemon Balm can help anxiety and stress, insomnia, hyperactivity, calm heart palpitations, and calm a generally frazzled mindset.
Lemon Balm Salve
An herbal salve, or an ointment, is a medicinal rub that is made by a process using an infused oil that is further prepared with beeswax to create a thicker product. This is a perfect addition to your first aid kit for all types of skin abrasions.
Lemon Balm Tincture
A tincture is a concentrated liquid extract that is meant to be taken internally. You will be making a vegetable glycerin tincture from the herb in your Lemon Balm kit.
*We recommend that you consult with a licensed healthcare practitioner before using any herbal product.
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