Santi-shopHawthorn, flowers - organic
Flowers and flowering tops of Hawthorn are used for light cardiac diseases such as palpitations, oppression in the area close to the heart, cardiac disorders of nervous origin, hypertension, anxiety, sleep disorders of nervous origin, stress. It is used mainly for treating disorders of the heart and circulation system, especially angina. It increases the blood flow to the heart muscles and restores normal heart beat.
The many flavonoids (the flowers contain the most of them) and other antioxidants of hawthorn make it an excellent anti-âge, and its toning action on the heart (even old) alows to undertake an exercise program.
With the flowers oily macerates can be made for treatments suitable for all skin types and having regenerating and anti-oxidant properties (anti-aging) and improving microcirculation.
Common names: thornapple, May-tree, whitethorn, hawberry,
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Latin name: Crataegus oxyacantha
Dried cut hawthorn flowers*
* from certified organic agriculture
Part used: flowers
Energetic interpretation classifies hawthorn in the restorative plants: to increase the Qi, to remedy deficiencies, to generate strength.
Recommendations for use
NB: For a longer storage life (about 1 year), it is better to use a base vegetable oil that is only slightly oxidizable, e.g. sunflower, olive, jojoba , macadamia oils.
Essential oils can be added to enhance the action of the macerate (eg geranium rosat, rockrose, rosemary verbenone ...).
Precautions for use
Santi-shop code: SP109