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Ingredient of the Week: Fennel Seed

Fennel Seeds

is used in salves to heal bruises. Described as a sweet, floral top-middle note with an herbaceous spicy undertone, essential oil of fennel is energizing, stimulating, warming, and eases fear. It is used widely in perfumes and to scent haircare products. of fennel is also often used in toothpastes and mouthwashes. Chewing a few fennel seeds after a meal helps freshen the breath. It is also an insect repellent.

Fennel Flower

The seeds of fennel are used for their anti-inflammatory, deep-cleansing, detoxifying, revitalizing, antimicrobial and circulatory stimulant properties. The active constituents of fennel seed include: terpenes, fatty acids, protein, flavonoids, phenolcarboxylic acids and coumarins. Best for normal to dry and mature skin, is used in facial steams, cleansers, soaps, anti-wrinkle creams and lotions. It also helps to calm unevenly colored or blotchy skin. A cool fennel seed tea compress is used to reduce puffiness on closed swollen eyes and as a for .

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Ingredient of the Week: Elderberry Fruit & Flowers

# fruit and flowers are found in many skincare products.  Used for their natural # and anti-oxidant rich properties they are believed to help prevent skin cell damage.  ingredients also help soothe, soften and tone your skin, restoring a youthful radiance.

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Used by the Native Americans and early settlers for various fold remedies they are high in Vitamin C, A, B6 and are also used in making wine.

 

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