top of page
Yarrow Flowers

Yarrow Flower 1oz

$4.50Price

Yarrow, scientifically known as Achillea millefolium, is a flowering plant with a long history of medicinal and culinary uses. Here's an exploration of yarrow, including its uses and benefits:

Uses and Benefits of Yarrow:

  • Wound Healing: Yarrow has been used for centuries to staunch bleeding and promote wound healing. It contains compounds such as tannins and flavonoids that help constrict blood vessels and reduce bleeding. Yarrow may also have antimicrobial properties that help prevent infection in wounds.

  • Anti-inflammatory Effects: Yarrow has anti-inflammatory properties that may help reduce inflammation and swelling in the body. It may be beneficial for conditions such as arthritis, muscle pain, and inflammatory skin conditions like eczema and psoriasis.

  • Digestive Health: Yarrow has a long history of use as a digestive tonic. It may help stimulate appetite, improve digestion, and relieve gastrointestinal discomfort such as indigestion, bloating, and gas. Yarrow may also have mild diuretic properties, promoting urine production and detoxification.

  • Menstrual Support: Yarrow is often used to relieve menstrual cramps and regulate menstrual flow. It may help balance hormone levels, reduce uterine spasms, and alleviate symptoms of premenstrual syndrome (PMS). Yarrow tea or tincture is commonly used for menstrual support.

  • Fever Reduction: Yarrow has diaphoretic properties, meaning it can promote sweating and reduce fever. It may help the body expel toxins and lower body temperature during febrile illnesses such as colds and flu.

  • Respiratory Health: Yarrow has expectorant properties that may help loosen mucus and relieve respiratory congestion. It may be beneficial for conditions such as coughs, colds, bronchitis, and sinus infections. Yarrow tea or steam inhalation is often used for respiratory support.

  • Immune Support: Yarrow contains antioxidants and other compounds that help support immune function and protect against infections. It may help strengthen the immune system and reduce the risk of illness when consumed regularly.

  • Skin Care: Yarrow is sometimes used in skincare products for its anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial properties. It may help soothe skin irritations, reduce inflammation, and promote wound healing. Yarrow oil or infused oil is applied topically to the skin for skincare purposes.

  • Urinary Tract Health: Yarrow may help support urinary tract health and relieve urinary discomfort. It has diuretic properties that promote urine production and may help flush out toxins from the urinary system.

  • Emotional Support: Yarrow is believed to have calming and grounding effects on the mind and emotions. It may help reduce stress, anxiety, and nervous tension when consumed as a tea or used in aromatherapy.

How to Use Yarrow:

  • Herbal Tea: Steep dried yarrow flowers and leaves in hot water to make a fragrant and medicinal herbal tea. Drink the tea regularly to enjoy its health benefits.

  • Tincture: Yarrow tincture is made by extracting the active compounds from the herb using alcohol or glycerin. Take a few drops of yarrow tincture diluted in water for therapeutic effects.

  • Topical Applications: Infuse yarrow into oil or create a poultice to apply topically to the skin for wound healing, skin irritation, or other dermatological issues.

  • Steam Inhalation: Add dried yarrow leaves and flowers to hot water and inhale the steam to relieve respiratory congestion and promote respiratory health.

  • Cooking: Use fresh or dried yarrow leaves and flowers as a culinary herb to flavor dishes such as soups, stews, salads, and sauces. Yarrow adds a subtle, slightly bitter flavor to recipes.

Yarrow offers a wealth of uses and benefits for health, wellness, and skincare. However, it's important to use yarrow responsibly and consult with a healthcare professional before using it, especially if you have underlying health conditions, are pregnant or breastfeeding, or are taking medications.

 

 Ingredients: Achillea millefolium Flower

Organic herb raised without the use of chemicals or radiation.

1.0 oz (28.0 g) in zip lock bag 

  • FDA Warning

     These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA and are not to be taken as medical advise. These products are not intended to treat or cure any disease

     

    Consulting with your  healthcare professionals can provide guidance and advice on the safe use of herbal products based on individual health needs and circumstances.

  • FDA Warning

     These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA and are not to be taken as medical advise. These products are not intended to treat or cure any disease

    Consulting with your healthcare professionals can provide guidance and advice on the safe use of herbal products based on individual health needs and circumstances.

bottom of page