Skullcap (Scutellaria lateriflora) 3.5g
Skullcap (Scutellaria lateriflora) is a herb belonging to the Lamiaceae family. It ranges in colours from blue and purple to white and pink. The Skullcap was commonly used by the Cherokee and other Native American tribes as a strong medicinal and ceremonial plant. Skullcap is native to North America, but it is now widely cultivated in Europe and East Asia.
Skullcap has been used for more than 200 years as a mild relaxant, and is known to calm nerves, tension, and anxiety, acting as a natural tranquilliser. It directly effects the nervous system and can help both physically and psychologically with a broad variety of conditions including depression, insomnia, and epilepsy. Skullcap is also known to be effective as an anti-inflammatory and painkiller.