Essence of the Week: Rosemary
Rosemary is a hardy plant that can grow just about everywhere, but is from the Mediterranean. The Egyptians used her in burial rituals, and the Greeks and Romans used her to ward off evil spirits. She has beautiful blue-purple flowers, and radiates her brilliance by connecting one to higher energies of thought and word.
Rosemary is a great helper of memory, headaches, migraines, and mental fatigue. She really helps to stimulate the mind, helps with speech, and is also great for hearing and sight. Rosemary tones the lungs, supports deep breathing, and helps with asthma, bronchitis, and excess mucus. She is great for digestion, gas, constipation, and an upset tummy. Rosemary is a heart strengthener and can be used to balance blood pressure and cholesterol. She has been used for pain, achey muscles, arthritis, rheumatism, sciatica, and neuralgia. In addition to all of these gifts, she helps to strengthen the immune system and can relieve the common cold, flu, and other infections in the body. Rosemary is a moon cycle promoter and the remover of excess fluid in the body. She is also great for the skin and hair. As a regenerative medicine, Rosemary helps to get rid of acne, dandruff, varicose veins, cuts, scratches, and other skin ailments. Overall, she is amazing for the entire body, mind, and emotions.