Home / Shop / Bulk Herbs / Chickweed Chickweed$5.00 – $22.00 Chickweed is very nutrient dense having 6 times the amount of vitamin C, 12 times more calcium and 83 times more iron than spinach. Herb Weight Choose an option1oz4oz8ozClear Chickweed quantity — OR — — OR — Add to cart Share this:TwitterFacebookPinterestMoreRedditTumblrLinkedInPocket Description Additional information Reviews (0) Description Dried Chickweed (Stellaria media) 🌿 shade dried This herb is very nutrient dense having 6 times the amount of vitamin C, 12 times more calcium and 83 times more iron than spinach. For hair care, chickweed helps to soothe the hair and scalp as well as hydrating them. It also brings many needed vitamins to the hair, such as vitamin C. 👍 It contains saponins which are soap-like. Saponins emulsify and increase the permeability of cellular membranes so when we consume chickweed those saponins increase the body’s ability to absorb nutrients. This herb can be applied as a poultice on sore muscles or irritated skin, and relieves fragile, superficial veins or itching skin conditions. Chickweed aids in digestion and weight control. The functions of chickweed are both mildly laxative and diuretic, helping the body rid itself of toxic substances. In traditional Indian medicine, it is used as a preventive measure for obesity. Studies show that the intake of chickweed had positive effects on food consumption behavior, adiposity index and body weight in mice…. 💡 My daughter uses it on her skin to improve and prevent acne. It is a common cosmetic ingredient for skin conditioning. It has been used to promote wound healing and ease infections through its antiseptic and antifungal properties. Ways to Use Chickweed 🌿 Compress – apply aerial parts of the plant to aching joints and muscles to relieve pain. 🌿 Decoction – a decoction can be used to help with constipation. 🌿 Infused oil – chickweed oil can be added to bathwater to help alleviate the symptoms of eczema. It can also be used topically for insect bites and other skin conditions to help minimize itchiness. 🌿 Poultice – the herb can be crushed and directly applied to bruises and aching body parts to help ease tension or lessen inflammation. see Chickweed for more information on the nutrient dense powerhouse of an herb. Like this:Like Loading... Additional information Weight 8 oz Dimensions 9 × 6 × 2 in Herb Weight 1oz, 4oz, 8oz Reviews There are no reviews yet. Be the first to review “Chickweed” Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a review. You may also like… Calendula Chickweed Ointment0 out of 5 $8.00 – $18.00 Select options Related products Lemon Balm0 out of 5 $4.00 – $20.00 Select options Fennel Seeds0 out of 5 $5.00 – $9.00 Select options Chickweed Extract0 out of 5 $12.98 – $79.98 Select options Comfrey Leaf0 out of 5 $5.00 – $22.00 Select options
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