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St. John’s Wort - Hypericum perforatum

Steam distillation of the flowers

Sweet, herbaceous, warm aroma

Analgesic – great for headaches

Blends well with cedar, clary sage, helichrysum, lavender, Roman chamomile, rosemary and vetiver. 42 more words


St. John’s Wort: Natural Support for Mental Health

With one out of every 10 American adults actively taking an antidepressant, the need to promote mental health through natural means has never been greater.[1] A healthy, organic diet and regular exercise are critical for laying the foundation of healthy living. 1,327 more words


Blood of Man - Hypericum perforatum - St John's wort

Hypericum perforatum, also known as perforate St John’s wort, is in many countries classified as a noxious weed. It surprises me! A noxious weed, now that sounds unpleasant and prickly, perhaps even painful. 569 more words

Why is Hypericum perforatum L. (St. John’s Wort) in LipSense?

Hypericum perforatum L. (Hypericaceae) (previously classified under the Clusiaceae) (common St. John’s Wort,  HYPE) has a century’s old reputation for its medicinal uses and is best known as a treatment for mild to moderate depression. 899 more words

St John's Wort Benefits and Side Effects

What is St John’s Wort?
Extracts of Hypericum perforatum L. (St John’s wort) are now successfully competing for status as a standard antidepressant therapy. Because of this, great effort has been devoted to identifying the active antidepressant compounds in the extract. 513 more words