All About Lemon Balm

Lemon balm or Melissa officinalis is a perennial herb originated in Southern Europe. The uses of Lemon Balm are not limited to medicinal; it also has been widely used in culinary, cosmetic, aromatherapy and etc.
 

 

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Lemon balm is a perennial herb originated in Southern Europe. It can be categorized under the Lamiacease (mint) family. Lemon balm has a fascinating botanical name Melissa officinalis.

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What Is Aromatherapy? Aromatherapy is known as essential oil therapy, is an herbal remedy that uses naturally extracted essential oils from leaves, stems, flowers or other parts of a plant to enhance an individual’s physical and psychological health. As far back as the early 1900s, aromatherapy has been practiced in Europe. But, it only became […]

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Herbal Remedies and Fertility In year 2013, the statistic on the general fertility rate of American women aged 15 – 44 hit a record low at 6%. 11 out of 100 women are struggled with infertility. Infertility can be defined as having difficulty to get pregnant or unable to carry a pregnancy. Herbal remedies are […]

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What is Body Butter? If you have sensitive skin and being tired to read through list of unpronounceable ingredients of commercial skin care products, may be is time to make your own body butter. Body butter is highly concentrated lotion. It basically consists of three basic ingredients: carrier oils, shea butter/cocoa butter and essential oil. […]

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Lemon Balm Best Alternatives to Drug Medications Herbal medication has increased popularity in recent years. Most people prefer herbal medications to drug medications because it is safe and equally effective. More reports have revealed harmful effects of drugs substances to our human body. Recent studies have shown that proton pump inhibitors which are among the […]

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Safety of Lemon Balm for Nursing Mothers and Breastfed Babies/ Toddlers World Health Organization (WHO) and The American Academy of Pediatrics have recommended to only feed the infant with breast milk in the first six months of life (exclusive breastfeeding). Breastfeeding will give your baby a healthy start and it may also provide longer-term health […]

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Lotion is most of people favorite skin care and cosmetic choice. It can be easily purchase from various outlets, organic shops and online store. Product safety and long term skin health are usually the major concern while choosing our lotions. But, by reading through list of unpronounceable ingredients, it can be quite difficult for us […]

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The Challenges of Making Lotion With All Natural Ingredients A survey covering 25,000 adults living in the United States, has shown that in 2012 approximately 43% of American households favored lotion the most. Why many of us like to use lotions? Lotion is thinner, easy to use, not greasy or sticky and can easily wash […]

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Lemon Balm Uses in Modern Day In recent years, lemon balm has been widely used in medications, cosmetics, skin care, aromatic, culinary and other related sectors. Various commercial products or homemade recipes in different formulations are flooded around the internet, organic outlet, pharmacy and etc. But, how can we enjoy their valuable benefits? The answer […]

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Lemon Balm Cream Uses and Benefits   Cream is semi-solid emulsion generally consist of approximately 50 percent oil and 50 percent water. Most people prefer cream because unlike ointment, it is not too greasy or sticky. When we apply lemon balm cream, our skin feels more cooling and soothing. It is much suitable for medications […]

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