Passionflower is an aid for those who overwork, being both invigorating and soothing. It aids concentration; calms the spirit, central nervous system, liver, and heart; relaxes the nerves; slightly lowers blood pressure; increases the respiratory rate; helps slow down the breakdown of neurotransmitters; and induces rest. It aids sleep without leaving one feeling hung over the next morning, and, of course, it is not addictive.
There are days when each of us will be feeling frantic, scattered, wired, anxious, etc. and it's a good idea to have at least one herb on hand which can be made into a strong tea when needed most. Here are three of the most common, safe and effective relaxing herbal teas we use at … Continue reading 3 Relaxing Herbs