Botanical Name: Melissa officinalis.
Part Used: Fresh leaf.
About Lemon Balm Tincture: Lemon Balm is a friendly aromatic mint family plant from the Mediterranean region of the globe that boasts a generously bright and sweet lemon flavor known to enchant children and adults alike! The plant has the unique qualities of being both uplifting and relaxing, measured by the interplay of abundant aromatics on the body and senses. Some say Lemon Balm tastes of sunshine!
This deliciously diffusive tincture 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 supports mental clarity and focus while uplifting the spirit! The soothing digestive support of this plant helps to calm an occasional nervous belly and serve as a digestive aid around meals. Lemon Balm supports a healthy immune response.
Garden Notes: Honeybees love Lemon Balm. We hand-harvest baskets of Lemon Balm from our Biodynamic gardens when the plant is flowering. Immediately following harvest, we infuse the fresh aromatic plant into organic alcohol, 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 you have butterflies in your stomach. During long days. While reading, studying, or working. In the evenings. When seeking delight, ease, and refreshment.
Ingredients: Fresh Lemon Balm (Melissa officinalis) leaf†, Spring Water, Grain Alcohol (alcohol 95% by volume, water)^.
Servings: 60 per 1 ounce bottle.
Serving Size: 10 drops (.5ml).
Suggested Use: Add 10-20 drops (.5-1ml) to 1 ounce 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.