July 13, 2018

Spearmint & Orange – Wake Up Water

Wake up to the fresh and invigorating flavors of spearmint & orange.  These two herbal pick-me-ups have been used as a folk remedy to help improve alertness.  In a few human studies, spearmint and orange have shown to help increase cognitive function and boost mood. Spearmint & Orange – Wake […]
July 18, 2018

Rose (Rosa damascena) Research

Latin Name: Rosa damascena Family: Rosaceae A few dozen research articles were found on R. damascena.  Multiple human studies found the aroma to help reduce both anxiety, pain, and possibly migraine headache pain.  Additional studies attributed the intake of extracts with reduced menstrual pain.  A mouthwash with the extract may […]
August 20, 2018

Vetiver (Vetiveria zizanioides) Research

Latin Name: Vetiveria zizanioides Family: Graminaceae RESEARCH The listings of research below represent a compilation of scientific articles found on the species, with a very brief overview description of each article/study.  Research found is catalogued by therapeutic action.  This categorized compilation of research articles does not necessarily imply that there […]