Sage leaf – Salvia
Salvere – medical Sage Latin name means “cure”, the very name shows that for many centuries it grew was used in medicine as a remedy for many ailments. Sage leaves contain a lot:
- essential oils,
- organic acids,
- minerals such as iron, magnesium, calcium, potassium, sodium, zinc.
Is best known for its antiseptic properties, brew used mouthwash is used to help get rid of thrush and aft. Sage is also often used to stimulate the body to produce digestive juices. Thanks a bunch of phytoestrogen content of drinking infusions of sage is also recommended during menopause to relieve the troublesome symptoms, and as a source of vitamins and minerals, this plant is also used in cosmetology. With sage is also made brew antiperspirant irreplaceable for people struggling with the problem of excessive sweating, brew suitable for drinking and bathing to draw hands and feet.
|Sage||Salvia officinalis L.|
|other names||garden sage, common sage|
|purpose||diabetes, catarrh, indigestion|
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