Botanical Name: Vitex agnus-castus.
Part Used: Dried berry.
About Chaste Tree Tincture: Beautiful lavender-colored flowers cover this small Mediterranean tree in summer. These flowers turn into small peppery-tasting seeds that are collected in autumn and tinctured in organic alcohol. Vitex, a.k.a. ‘Chaste Tree', has long been used in Europe and for several years in North America to support hormone balance in individuals seeking reinforcement around menses, regenerative organs, breast health, post-partum wellness, healthy breast milk, and the early stages of peri-menopause.
Chaste Tree is a gentle herb that supports a healthy menstrual cycle and gentle transition into menopause and is a valuable tonic post-partum. Chaste Tree tincture may also support healthy libido in female bodies.
Taste / Energetics: aromatic, peppery, slightly bitter, slightly warming, slightly drying, balancing.
Actions: hormonal tonic, menstrual tonic, post-partum tonic, peri-menopause tonic.
When to reach for it: When seeking specific support for hormone balance. To support healthy menses, breast health, post-partum, and during peri-menopause. As a possible ally for female bodies in reinforcing a healthy libido.
Ingredients: Chaste Tree (Vitex agnus-castus) berry^, Grain Alcohol (alcohol 95% by volume, water)^, Spring Water.
Servings: 30 per 1oz bottle.
Serving Size: 20 drops (1ml).
Suggested Use: Add 20 drops (1ml) to 1 ounce of water 2 times/day or as suggested by your healthcare provider.
Safety Considerations: Not for use during pregnancy. Discuss with your pharmacist or naturopath if using hormonal drugs.
^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.
Avena Botanicals makes herbal products using fresh, organic & biodynamic herbs. We believe that these vital plants and a sacred connection to place promote wellness of the body, mind, and spirit and encourage humans to be mindful and loving stewards of the Earth. Our herbs are hand-harvested in the spirit of joy and immediately processed in our on-site production facility in Rockport, Maine. All of our herbal products are hand-crafted and will always be made in this artisanal way. After over three decades in business, we remain committed to offering the highest quality, traditionally-crafted herbal products possible.
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