Damiana Leaf (Tumera diffusa). Common Names: Damiana leaf, Mexican holly, oreganillo.
These cut/sifted leaves from Mexico have been used for centuries as an aphrodisiac and to boost sexual function. It works by increasing blood flow to the genital region, increasing desire and performance for men & women. It may also lower blood sugar, ease depression, anxiety, stress, headaches, stomach issues, PMS, and menopause symptoms. Reduces mucous. When smoked it gives a relaxing, euphoric feeling.
Taste: Astringint, bitter (mild) pungent.
Energetically: Warming, pungent, drying.
Ancients used it for lucid dreaming, love, vitality, divination, & astral projection.
Warning: Not safe while pregnant or nursing.
Tea/Infusion directions: Barely boil 8 oz. water, add 1 teaspoon of the loose herbs (you can use a tea ball, french press, or other way to strain herbs or leave them in the tea for a super strong brew), steep 3 - 15 minutes. Sweeten with a natural sweetener if desired.
Nurture your body with up to 3 cups daily.
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