Botanical Name: Melissa officinalis.
Part Used: Fresh leaf.
About Lemon Balm Glycerite: This special aromatic mint family plant from the Mediterranean region boasts a generously bright and sweet lemon flavor known to delight children and adults alike! Lemon Balm has the unique qualities of being both uplifting to the spirit and relaxing to the body and mind, measured by the interplay of this plant's abundant aromatic oils. Some say Lemon Balm tastes of sunshine!
This deliciously diffusive glycerite brings ease and balance to the nervous system, helping to relieve feelings of overwhelm, quiet the mind, and support sound sleep. Lemon Balm has a cooling and refreshing quality which encourages mental clarity and focus while uplifting the spirit, easing occasional tension, and gently supporting cardiovascular health. The soothing digestive support of this plant helps to calm an occasional nervous belly and serves as a digestive aid around meals. Lemon Balm also supports a healthy immune response.
Garden Notes: Bees especially love Lemon Balm. We hand-harvest baskets of Lemon Balm from our healing gardens throughout the summer. Immediately following harvest, we infuse the Lemon Balm into organic glycerin, where the vibrant essential oils are gracefully extracted.
Taste / Energetics: sweet, slightly sour, drying, cooling, soothing, diffusive.
Actions: aromatic, immune supportive, digestive, carminative, nervine tonic, relaxing nervine, nootropic.
When to reach for it: When you need rejuvenation, whether from summer heat, an irritating phone call, or a menopausal hot flash. As a way to calm, center, and connect with self and others. When there are butterflies in your stomach, feelings of overwhelm, or a sense of low self-esteem. While reading, studying, or working. For helping to relax in the evening. When seeking delight, ease, and rejuvenation.
Ingredients: Fresh Lemon Balm (Melissa officinalis) leaf†, Vegetable Glycerin^.
Servings: 60 per 1oz bottle.
Serving Size: 10 drops (.5ml).
Suggested Use: Add 10-20 drops (.5-1ml) to 1oz of water 1-3 times/day or as directed by your healthcare practitioner.
Safety Considerations: None.
^Certified Organic, ^^Sustainably Cultivated, **Consciously Wildcrafted, †Biodynamic®
*This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.