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Skullcap--Materia Medica

This video is about skullcap, or Skutellaria lateriflora. I find this herb to be wonderfully supportive for stress. It is a nervine that shines in cases of longterm stress of any kind. I will be discussing the following products I make that have skullcap in them to demonstrate how it can be used differently.

Skullcap tincture

Mother's Little Helper, organic herbal tea

Artist's Dream Tea

Take it Easy, organic herbal smoking blend

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Skullcap can help you recover from long-term stress

Skullcap can help you recover from long-term stress

Skullcap is in the class of herbs known as nervines (medicines used to calm the nerves). It has been used historically to soothe long-term stress of any kind. That means many people throughout history have used it successfully to help recover from psychological stress (worry, anxiety), insomnia, physical strain (think recovery from a long-term illness or even the continuous stress of a smoking habit!), etc.

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Gentle & Protective plus Mother's Little Helper Tea--Review by the Anxious Mom

Gentle & Protective plus Mother's Little Helper Tea--Review by the Anxious Mom

The gentle and protective smokes were so smooth and calming. Reminded me of my old habit without the disgusting things that came with a real cigarette. And when your finished there are kind words on a small paper roll. Such a nice touch.

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