Marshmallow Root- Wildcrafted

Marshmallow Root- Wildcrafted

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Marshmallow Root- Wildcrafted: Soothing Relief for Body and Spirit (1oz)

Marshmallow Root (Althaea officinalis), not to be confused with the puffy treat, boasts a long history of medicinal uses and a surprising connection to the magical realm. This versatile herb offers soothing properties for the throat and digestive system, while its symbolic associations add depth to your practices.

Traditional Uses:

  • Soothing Relief: Marshmallow Root has traditionally been used to soothe coughs, sore throats, and irritation in the digestive tract. 

Magickal Meanings:

Marshmallow Root's mucilaginous properties, historical uses, and soothing nature connect it to various symbolic meanings across two Chakras:

  • Protection & Purification (Third Eye Chakra): Marshmallow Root's soothing and coating properties are seen as symbolic of protection and energetic cleansing. Incorporate Marshmallow Root into rituals or spells (symbolically) to create a protective shield around yourself or your space, or to cleanse negative energy. (Third Eye Chakra)
  • Grounding & Inner Strength (Root Chakra): The deep root system of the Marshmallow plant connects it to feelings of stability and inner strength. Use Marshmallow Root in meditations or self-care practices (symbolically) to connect with your inner strength and promote feelings of groundedness. (Root Chakra)

Suggested Uses:

This Marshmallow Root is Wildcrafted and sold by the ounce (28g). Due to safety concerns, consult a healthcare professional before internal use. Here are some suggestions for using Marshmallow Root:

  • Soothing Tea: Steep a teaspoon of Marshmallow Root in hot water to create a calming tea that may help soothe a sore throat or cough. (Consult a healthcare professional before use for specific health concerns)
  • Lozenges: Marshmallow Root is a common ingredient in lozenges for sore throat relief.
  • Magical Infusions: Create a Marshmallow Root-infused oil (consult a qualified herbalist) for topical use during massage or self-massage practices to promote feelings of peace, comfort, and a connection to your inner strength. (Root Chakra)

Embrace the multifaceted potential of Marshmallow Root! Explore its potential soothing properties with a healthcare professional's guidance, and incorporate it into your practices to cultivate a sense of peace, protection, and inner strength.


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