Properties: antiseptic, antibacterial, expectorant, antidepressant, sedative, tonic and an aphrodisiac.
|Usage||What it’s good for|
|Steam inhalation||Dry, persistent coughs, catarrh, bronchitis and sore throats.|
|In a vaporiser/burner||Easing nervous tension, stress, depression and insomnia.|
|Added to bathwater or basin water||Alleviating itching, inflamed and sensitive skin, dry, cracked and chapped skin, acne, greasy skin, psoriasis, eczema and shaving rash and can help ease urinary infections such as cystitis and urethritis.|
Caution: may occasionally cause irritation for those with sensitive skin.