Dried Orris Root (Iris x germanica) 1/2 ounce
Dried Orris Root (Iris x germanica) 1/2 ounce- Love, Protection, Divination
Also known as Queen Elizabeth Root
Orris root has been commonly used for perfumes, potpourris and sachets, due to its unique violet-like fragrance. However, it is also very beneficial for health, hair and skin. Heavy congestion in the lungs, halitosis and diarrhea can all be cured by intake of this herb. It helps minimize the inflammation and swellings in the bronchial area, thereby minimizing the effect of nasal problems.It has also been used for the teeth in toothpaste to provide a fresh taste and to help keep the teeth strong. Many have used the root for babies to teeth on to make their teeth stronger and healthier. When used on the hair it helps freshen and clean the scalp. A powder made from Orris and used as a paste on hair helps keep it smooth, glossy and presentable. When it comes to benefits of the skin, orris root helps keep your skin healthy. It removes skin impurities and germs. Also, helps keep the skin glowing and moisturized.