- It’s a yellow dye, an insect repellant, an ingredient in food dishes, and a possible treatment for conditions ranging from flatulence to infertility.
- In the past, mugwort was revered. Roman soldiers put mugwort in their sandals before marching to ward off fatigue.
- It was also thought to protect people from wild animals and evil spirits. People placed it under their pillows to induce vivid dreams and planted it around their houses and gardens to repel moths.
- Studies show that it’s beneficial in the process of moxibustion to treat the nervous system and to help with a breech birth.
- It’s also used to relieve menstrual cramps and to stimulate a woman’s menstrual cycle, and also to treat various gastrointestinal issues.
Storage: Store in a cool, dark, dry place.
Safety: We recommend that you consult with a qualified healthcare practitioner before using any herbal products, particularly if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medications.