Black Snake Root (also known as Black Cohosh), has been used by Native Americans for more than two hundred years, after they discovered the root of the plant helped relieve menstrual cramps and symptoms of menopause. These days it is still used for menopausal symptoms such as hot flashes/flushes, irritability, mood swings and sleep disturbances.
Black Cohosh has also been used to induce labour and should not be used during pregnancy.
Black Snake Root is worn to attract lovers and can be placed in the bedroom and added to baths to drive away evil spirits.
Gender: Masculine. Planet: Mars. Element: Fire. Luck and Money.
Healing properties: Black Cohosh (Black Snake Root) is analgesic and a phytoestrogen, which means it can greatly help relieve menopause symptoms. It is native to eastern Canada and the United States. Medicinal uses include; painkiller and anti-inflammatory.
Botanical name: Sanicula marilandica. 20g. Comes in a glass pot with a quartz crystal.