LADY’S MANTLE – Alchemilla vulgaris

Lady’s mantle – scientific name Alchemilla vulgaris, is a perennial plant belonging to the Rosaceae family, which comprise of more than 300 species and common in Africa, Asia, Europe, and the Americas. Lady’s mantle benefits include treating muscle spasms, swelling and inflammation, digestive problems, water retention, mild diarrhea, and diabetes.

Even though Alchemilla vulgaris is used to treat various health problems, it is known as the ‘woman’s herb’ because most of its benefits target women. The leaves are used to relieve menopausal symptoms, menstrual problems, claimed to restore virginity and other problems. Other common names for Lady’s mantle are nine hooks, bear’s foot, or lion’s foot.

 

Skin Care: Common Lady’s mantle benefits are treating skin problems such as acne, rashes, cuts, and wounds. In addition, Lady’s mantle benefits the skin by treating bites and stings from mosquitos, bees, wasps, and other insects. Disclaimer: The information above is for informational purposes only. Not the information about the product, but this information about natural actives that are used in products. This topic does not intent to promote or advertise the product. If you have a medical problem, please consult with your doctor or your physician.  Excessive use may lead to undesirable consequences to the body.