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Valerian counters the effects of aging thanks to its antioxidants. Relieves skin with crusts or itching Latin name: Valeriana officinalis Family: Valerianaceae The parts of the plant used: Roots Its cultivation: Organic Its appearance: brownish Packaging: Canada For well-being and health: Analgesic, antispasmodic, sedative Its indications : Acne, bruises, scalp with irritation, skin with scabs and itching, muscle spasms, oily skin, mature skin Cosmetics Balm, cream, compress, deodorant, scrub, liniment, lotion, mask, ointment, soaps, shampoo How to use Dosage: Up to 100% Solubility: Insoluble in water, insoluble in oil. How to make your macerate for your cosmetics: The oily macerate Place the amount of valerian you want in a Mason jar and cover with a vegetable oil of your choice. Close the jar and leave to macerate in the dark for at least 12 weeks, shaking occasionally. Filter using a coffee filter or cheesecloth and collect the liquid which you can then keep in a previously disinfected airtight container, such as a 500 ml amber glass bottle. Then use in the oily phase of your preparations. This product is stable and can be stored for several months away from light and heat. Storage Store in an airtight container and close the lid tightly after each use. Store in a cool, dry place away from moisture and light. Can be stored for up to 2 years in optimal conditions when dried, 24 hours in infusion/decoction, 6 to 7 years in oil if the plants are dried beforehand, while fresh plants in oil have a shelf life shorter life, 1 to 2 years. Mother tinctures in alcohol can be kept for 7 to 10 years and medicinal vinegars for 5 to 7 years if the acetic acid level is 8% or 9%, but between 6 months and 3 years if the acetic acid level is only 5%. Maceration in glycerin can be kept for 1 to 2 years. Precautions Not recommended for pregnant or breastfeeding women Keep out of the reach of children Respect the recommended dosages Sedative action therefore to be avoided during activities that require vigilance Interaction with alcohol, barbiturates, benzodiazepines and other sedatives. Can amplify the effects

Valerian | Organic

SKU: H0086
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