The hydroalcoholic extract, more commonly known as mother tincture, is a mixture of alcohol and medicinal herbs used to extract all the active ingredients of the plant, creating a substance rich in useful properties for the organism and the body. The hydroalcoholic extract is usually used to treat acute ailments, since thanks to its strong and fast effect they act effectively, but depending on the plant of origin it can have different beneficial effects for both the body and the mind.
HYDROALCOHOLIC EXTRACTS: NATURAL PRODUCTS
As already mentioned above, there is a specific mother tincture for each of our ailments, from depression to headaches to joint pain, and this thanks to the wide range of medicinal herbs that nature offers us.
the mother tincture of lavender and guarana are among the best in circulation, in fact they are used as tonics for the nervous system, to calm dizziness and headache pains, but that's not all. Thanks to their numerous properties, lavender and guarana are also used to relieve gastro-intestinal problems such as flatulence; calm insomnia and relieve ailments such as cough, cold, flu.
Another good hydroalcoholic extract is St. John's wort, which when applied externally, offers an antiseptic and anti-inflammatory effect, while used orally it becomes excellent as an antidepressant. It can be used for the treatment of mild and moderate depression, but also for depression due to menopause. It is also able to increase serotonin levels, rebalancing the mood.