Cayenne is a powerful warming stimulant acting on the circulation, the digestion and is used on a wide range of complaints from arthritis and chilblains to colic and diarrhoea.
Turmeric helps stabilize the body's microflora, thus inhibiting yeast overgrowth. It also sensitizes the body's cortisol receptor sites and thus is an excellent anti-inflammatory agent. It helps regulate the menses, can prevent blood clots from forming, and is restorative after childbirth.
Thinking of starting your own herbal medicine cabinet? With internal and external applications, Peppermint is an essential addition.