MELISSENGEIST (SPIRIT OF MELISSA)
Internal use: Effective against nervousness, states of tension and excitement, anxiety, difficulties in falling asleep, headaches, sensitivity to changing weather, non-organic heart ailments, painful menstrual cramps and during menopause, stomach-intestinal ailments like indigestion, fullness, no appetite. It is used to alleviate symptoms of a cold or flu.
Topical use: Painful nerves, pains after muscular exertion, lumbago, gingivitis, indisposition and exhaustion.
This popular product of the 17th century was made by Carmelite nuns and sold as 'Eau de Mélisse de Carmes'. Still sold in Germany as Klosterfrau Melissengeist, Carmelite Water is one of those mysterious herbal blends that delight and link us to the past. At one time the product, Carmelite Water was regarded as highly useful against nervous headache and neuralgia. Emperor Charles V was said to have drunk it daily. His parents were Philip the Fair of Flanders and Joanna the Mad of Spain. He may have believed himself protected from hereditary madness by the practice.
Carmelite Water can be taken internally to improve memory and vision, and to reduce rheumatic pain, fever, melancholy and congestion. It also may be used as a refreshing for face and body, hair rinse, hand and linen rinse. Or add to bath water for a relaxing and uplifting bath experience.
Suggested dosage: 20-30 drops diluted in 1 cup of water
Contains: Lemon Balm, Angelica Root, Coriander, Nutmeg, Cinnamon, Cloves, Lemon Peel, grain alcohol, distilled water
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