african herbs


Devil's Claw : found in Kalahari desert in Southern Africa, and is pain killer.

hootia : anti-obesity plant  used as appetit suppressant

 Lippia Javanica used the leaves as a poultice to treat fever rashes and chest ailments.

Basil :  the Royal Herb by Egyptians. The oil was rubbed on the temples to ease headaches. In Ghana the stems were used as a cancer treatment. In Angolia it was used for caring for the hair. Varieties of Basil prepared as tea were used to treat migraine and fever. Dried powdered leaf was taken as snuff by the Egyptians.

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