FAT OF THE LAND || ELIXIR
BIG CALM | SUPPORT FOR: ANXIETY, NERVES & TENSION
Oat is one of the best remedies for “feeding” the nervous system, especially when under stress and anxiety. The milky latex is especially helpful for rebuilding the myelin sheath, helping nerves better communicate. Oats rich in silica, calcium, chromium and magnesium and are a nutritive tonic to the nervous system, adrenals, and heart. They helps to buffer the nerves from the stress and over stimulation of daily life that can eventually lead to depression, low vitality and immunity.
Motherwort’s Latin name, Leonurus cardiaca, means "lion hearted’’ due to it’s calming and regulating effect on the heart. It's nervine and antispasmodic properties make it great for nervous anxiety in the chest that grips around the heart or prevents you from taking a deep breath. Motherwort balances mind and emotion and helps to ease aggravation.
Skullcap works well to stop the circular thinking and worry perpetuates a state of anxiety. Paired with mood regulating, joy-inducing, and enchanting Tulsi.*
ingredients (all organic or wild): cane spirits, mountain spring water, fresh milky oats, fresh tulsi, fresh skullcap, fresh motherwort, rose hydrosol
KAVA ELIXIR | RELAXING, UPLIFTING & SENSUAL
Kava, Native to the Pacific Islands, has traditionally been used ceremonially and recreationally as a relaxing sedative that doesn't impair lucidity or mental clarity. It is beneficial for social anxiety and is a great muscle relaxer. Damiana offers a unique combination of being both relaxing and stimulating for the nervous system, which is in part the reason it has often been designated an aphrodisiac. These same properties allow us a greater capacity to check in and to feel. This elixir is a tether for folks who need grounding, and a tool for connection, relaxation, and the sensual - getting into the body and out of the head.*
ingredients (all organic or wild): cane spirits, mountain spring water, fresh kava root, damiana, tulsi, vegetable glycerine & Hudson Valley honey
LA RÉSISTANCE | PREVENTATIVE IMMUNE SUPPORT
An immunity tonic for strengthening the system against illness. It aids the body's ability to fight fatigue and exhaustion while building long term health and energy. Astragalus and reishi are the primary immune herbs, while eleuthero provides energy and adrenal support, and licorice root harmonizes the blend.*
ingredients (all organic or wild): cane spirits, mountain spring water, reishi mushroom, astragalus root, eleuthero root & licorice root
SUNSHINE ELIXIR | GLADDENING & BRIGHTENING SUPPORT FOR DARK TIMES
A bright blend of fresh st. john's wort, milky oat, lemon balm & calendula, harvested during the peak of the summer. These herbs capture the energy of the sun for the dark days of winter. Uplifting and helpful for invoking joy and softness, and helping to buffer against seasonal depression and anxiety. Also an excellent antiviral for warding away illness.
ingredients (all organic or wild): cane spirits, mountain spring water, fresh st john’s wort, fresh milky oat,fresh lemon balm, fresh calendula flower, hudson valley honey & lemon balm hydrosol
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Fat of the Land is the work of Anja Schwartz Rothe, a community herbalist, land steward, gardener & writer based in New York’s Hudson Valley.