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Elder Flower

Flowers from the elder tree were used for thousands of years to treat the problems that can arise from inflammation. Elder flowers are still used today and have many important health benefits. In spring, Elder flowers extract's were used to relieve the symptoms of allergies to pollens and other allergens and to reduce sinusitis. If you are suffering from fever, then Elderflower will help you to find relief. It will cause the body to sweat and allow the heat to be released. Respiratory problems are no rival for Elderberry. With its antiviral, antibiotic and antibacterial properties it is an excellent remedy for asthma, bronchial infections and sinusitis. Elderflower tea was used as a blood purifier, and a tonic or in ointment, to fade freckles and skin blemishes. Elderberry also opens the pores, and  it aids the further elimination of toxic material and impurities from the body through the skin. Also topically, Elderberry has been used for burns, bruises, wound healing, eczema, psoriasis, rash and other skin problems.  It has also been used to remove freckles, as well as, whiten and soften the skin. Elder flowers can also keep the digestive system regular, especially for intestinal problems, and strangely, it will work, whether it's diarrhea or constipation. Using Elderberry flower tincture before bed can bring on a soothing sleep, and at the same time it is a revitalizing stimulant and rejuvenating tonic. It promotes circulation, kidney function and good lymphatic system health. Other traditional uses for Elderberry flowers is in the treatment of nerve pain, neuralgia, migraine headaches and nervous conditions.

Elderberry flower is said to reduce the course of the infection for a cold or flu, but it can also with the mucus from seasonal allergies and hay fever. It will help to boost the immune system, so that you will have fewer problems with colds and other illnesses that get passed around. It has been found to be quite beneficial in the treatment of catarrh and catarrhal deafness. 

Elderberry flower is a good all around herb that can help to keep you healthy and strong and still be used to treat specific conditions. It's also a typically safe herbal extract that enhances the immune system function by focusing on the nutritional needs of the immune system. This natural anti-inflammatory stimulates the immune system to fight the free radicals that attack healthy cells. Elderberry's flavonoids protect cells against damage from invasive infection. The elder flower contains tisane which will help purify the blood and get rid of toxins, which is beneficial for arthritis sufferers, and those who suffer with other inflammatory ailments. 

The flowers also contain vitamin C and rutin, both of which have strong antioxidant properties that help reduce the production of free radicals in the body. High fat diets can attribute to these 'free radicals', but they can also be produced naturally and especially in people who exercise heavily, attacking cells that can lead to long-term damage and a higher risk of cancer and atherogenesis in diabetics. Studies have shown that taking antioxidants such as vitamin C before eating high fat foods, reduces the damage greatly to the arteries. The rutin also strengthens the capillaries, and so it is helpful for those who bruise and bleed easily. 

It's a diaphoretic and diuretic and by promoting sweat and increasing the flow of urine, enhances the elimination of metabolic wastes and toxins in the body. These actions are beneficial in the treatment of edema, gout urinary disorders and liver disorders. Elder flowers can be used as a natural medicine in obesity because of its laxative properties of eliminating water from the tissues and used in cases of renal attacks. It increases activity of the sudorific glands and intervenes directly with dropsy. 

Elderberry flower tincture in a wash can help tighten the skin, reduce blotchiness and tone pores. It is reputed to even out the skin tone, reduce blemishes, and give the complexion a healthy, youthful glow. Elderflower water also helps to heal minor sun damage, as well as reduce eczema, urtica, or hives, and rashes on the skin. It may be mixed with Aloe gel for these uses. If you have dry skin, elderflower can also soothe and bring relief by adding moisture and easing irritation when you apply this herb to the skin in a cream.  In a compress it helps treat inflamed eyes, conjunctivitis and eyelid eczemas. It may also be used in a douche for candida.

Disclaimer:  The information presented herein by Mountain Maus’ Remedies is intended for educational purposes only. These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA and are not intended to diagnose, cure, treat or prevent disease. Individual results may vary, and before using any supplements, it is always advisable to consult with your own health care provider. 

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  1. Mountain Maus - quality products! 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 2nd Nov 2020

    Mountain Mous has always delivered quality products in a timely manner.

    Thank you Mountain Mous

  2. Amazing! 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 28th Jul 2017

    I am amazed as to how fresh these flowers are. When I opened the aroma is so beautiful. I have purchased from other shops in the past and this will be my go to shop for lavender, roses, elderflowers, hibiscus and calendula. These flowers are AMAZING!

  3. Great product !! 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 7th Jun 2017

    Couldn't be more thrilled, Very fresh well packaged !!

  4. Great quality 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 19th May 2015

    Great quality and price, and they go lovely in tea.

  5. I'm very satisfied 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 15th Feb 2015

    The order arrived yesterday, and I just want to drop a quick line to say thanks. Shipping was fast, packaging is well done, and everything smells good and fresh. I'm very satisfied, and look forward to doing business with you again in the future.

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