About the Ingredients
Catnip (Nepeta cataria) is a gigantic herbaceous perennial that serves as a hot spot for cats. It has a square-shaped stem with fragrant pink or white flowers and brownish-green triangular leaves.
Catnip is insanely popular among tea lovers. Medicinally, it is known to cater to nervous disorders, especially depression, anxiety, stress, insomnia, and other sleep disorders. For women, catnip has proved to be an impressive emenagogue as it induces menstruation and reduces menstrual cramps. Also, it tends to digestive issues, such as flatulence, bloating, loss of appetite, and intestinal cramps.
Fennel (Foeniculum vulgare) is a flowering hardy perennial that proposes its divine seeds, bulb, and leaves to the world. The dried fennel seeds are used for adding some depth and flavor to the dishes.
Fennel seeds are not only used as a culinary herb. They are packed with nutrients like fiber, vitamin C, calcium, iron, magnesium, potassium, and manganese, which are good at halting cellular damage. They can also help to regulate gut health, blood sugar levels, heal wounds, develop healthy bones, and enhances metabolism.
Since ancient times, chamomile (Chamaemelum nobile) is used to ameliorate a multitude score of ailments. Chamomile is a Greek word meaning ‘Earth’s apple’ due to its pleasant apple-like fragrance.
Chamomile is a phenomenal emmenagogue. It helps with irregular periods and cramps followed by scarce bleeding. Its calming property makes it perfect for the treatment of insomnia and other sleep-related disorders. Also, it is used fervently to cater to flatulence, bloating, gas, asthma, liver dysfunction, and urinary tract infections. Various pharmaceutical industries use chamomile in mouthwashes, sunscreen, cleansers, and insect repellents.
Dandelion (Taraxacum) is derived from the French word ‘dents-de-lion’, meaning the tooth of the lion. It earned this complex name due to its vibrant yellow flowers and serrated leaves that depict lion and teeth, respectively.
From root to fluff, dandelion is bagged with a plethora of medicinal benefits. It is popular for tending to arthritic conditions, liver malfunctions, and gastrointestinal disorders. It is also known to control diabetes, high cholesterol, urinary tract infections, acne, eczema, and cancer proliferation. It serves as a nervine tonic and helps in toning down anxiety-related disorders.
Raw honey is a famous sweet potion that has everyone wrapped around its comb. It is wildly popular due to its remarkable phytochemicals that takedown oxidative stress, sore throat, digestive issues, and much more.