Infused Herbs

 

Arnica: Arnica is a plant of the sunflower family, applied to the skin for pain and swelling associated with bruises, aches, and sprains. It is also applied to the skin for insect bites, arthritis, muscle and cartilage pain, chapped lips, and acne. P&P products with this ingredient: St. Padre Pio Herbal Care Cream

 

Ashwagandha: Ashwagandha is used to help heal a multitude of health conditions. Some include, arthritis, anxiety, bipolar disorder, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), balance, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), trouble sleeping (insomnia), tumors, tuberculosis, asthma, a skin condition marked by white patchiness (leukoderma), bronchitis, backache, fibromyalgia, menstrual problems, hiccups, Parkinson’s disease, under-active thyroid (hypothyroidism), and chronic liver disease. In addition, it is also used to reduce side effects of medications used to treat cancer and schizophrenia, to reduce levels of fat and sugar in the blood, for fertility problems in men and women, to increase sexual desire, as an “adaptogen” to help the body cope with daily stress, and as a general tonic. Some people also use Ashwagandha for improving thinking ability, decreasing pain and swelling (inflammation), and preventing the effects of aging. P&P products with this ingredient: Stress Relief Balms, Stress Relief Herbal Care Tea, St. Padre Pio Herbal Care Cream

 

Chamomile: Chamomile is a plant of the daisy family that is used as a tea for stomach ailments and as a mild sedative. P&P products with this ingredient: Stress Relief Balms, St. Padre Pio Herbal Care Cream

 

Comfrey: Comfrey is a plant of the borage family used as a tea for upset stomach, ulcers, heavy menstrual periods, diarrhea, bloody urine, persistent cough, painful breathing (pleuritis), bronchitis, cancer, and chest pain (angina). It is also used as a gargle for gum disease and sore throat. Comfrey is applied to the skin for ulcers, wounds, joint inflammation, bruises, rheumatoid arthritis, swollen veins (phlebitis), gout, and fractures. P&P Products with this ingredient: Stress Relief Balms, St. Padre Pio Herbal Care Cream

 

Echinacea: Echinacea is a North American coneflower widely used to fight infections, especially the common cold, and the flu. Some people take echinacea at the first sign of a cold, hoping they will be able to keep the cold from developing. Other people take echinacea after cold of flu-like symptoms have started, hoping they can make symptoms less severe or resolve quicker. Echinacea is also used against other types of infections including urinary tract, ear and throat infections. P&P Products with this ingredient: Stress Relief Balms, St. Padre Pio Herbal Care Cream

 

Rosemary: Rosemary is a shrub of the mint family commonly used for digestion problems, including heartburn, intestinal gas (flatulence), and loss of appetite. It is also used for liver and gallbladder complaints, gout, cough, headache, high blood pressure, low blood pressure, reducing age-related memory loss, improving energy and mental tiredness, opioid withdrawal symptoms, sunburn protection, and diabetic kidney disease. Rosemary is applied to the skin for preventing and treating baldness. It is also used for treating circulation problems, toothache, gum disease (gingivitis), a skin condition called eczema, muscle pain, pain along the sciatic nerve, and chest wall pain. P&P Products with this ingredient: Stress Relief Balms, St. Padre Pio Herbal Care Cream

 

Lavender: Lavender is a shrub of the mint family commonly used for anxiety, restlessness, insomnia, depression, headache and pain. Lavender contains an oil that seems to have sedating effects and might relax certain muscles. It also seems to have antibacterial and anti-fungal effects. P&P Products with this ingredient: Stress Relief Balms, St. Padre Pio Herbal Care Cream

 

Yarrow: Yarrow is a plant of the daisy family, commonly used orally for diarrhea, gas, and other stomach issues. But there is limited scientific research to support these and other uses. Yarrow contains chemicals that might help to stop stomach cramps and fight infections, but more research is needed. P&P Products with this ingredient: St. Padre Pio Herbal Care Cream