IMMORTELLE

lat.  Helichrysum italicum

hrv. Primorsko smilje

Also known as dwarf everlast, immortelle is a perennial plant, growing up to 0.3 meters.

History and Origin

The plant is found in Eastern France all the way to Denmark, as well as on the mountains of Uzbekistan. It is also widely spread on the Dalmatian Coast in Croatia. There the locals often pick and sell the plant throughout the summer.

Properties

The Immortelle flowers are used in the treatment of gall bladder disorder, rheumatism and cystitis. It is also a well known component in zahraa, an herbal tea used for medicinal purposes.
The dried plant is often used for decorative purposes along the Mediterranean coast.

Homemade Honey Face Wash for Clear Skin

Total Time: 2 minutes

Ingredients:
1 tablespoon coconut oil
3 tablespoons honey
1 tablespoon apple cider vinegar
20 drops helichrysum essential oil
2 capsules of live probiotics

Instructions

  • Mix all ingredients together and blend with a hand blender.
  • Pour into a convenient bottle and store in cool place.
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