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Herb Terms to Know

Herb gardens are easy additions homes. Entire farms are dedicated to producing roots and leaves for spices or other uses. Herb use is an alternative remedy for many people. This medicinal practice is especially present in Chinese culture. Following are some terms associated with the Chinese preparation of herbs for use in a remedy.

  • Juices – Herbs with a particularly high water content can be squeezed for their juice. This extraction can be ingested or applied to the body.
  • Pastes – Pastes are created simply by smashing the herb until it reaches the desired consistency. Pastes are often applied directly to the body.
  • Decoctions – Herbs are boiled down for use.
  • Infusions – Herbs are soaked in hot or cold water until the water absorbs flavor and aroma from the herb. Teas are infusions. Many people are comfortable drinking tea, so it is a common use for herbs. Not all tea drinkers indulge for medicinal purposes, though.
  • Powders – Dried herbs are crushed into a fine powder. These powders are commonly used as spices. They can be compressed into vitamin supplements.
  • Tinctures – Tinctures are ground herbs mixed with a liquid, like alcohol or vinegar. Tinctures are for internal use.
  • Liniments – Liniments are ground herbs mixed with a liquid, like alcohol or vinegar. Liniments are for external use.
  • Salves – Salves are herbs mixed with a thicker substance, like petroleum jelly.
  • Poultices – This method of healing uses herbs as they would come from a garden or farm. They are placed directly onto an area of the body and are held there with cloth.
  • Oils – A mild oil, such as that obtained from olives or sesame seeds, is used for herbal oils. The herb is allowed to soak in the selected oil for many days before it is strained out.
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    10080 Bellaire Boulevard, Suite 220, Houston, TX 77072
    Contact us at (855) 204-8274 in Houston, TX, to get our rejuvenating natural herbs and traditional Chinese medicine products.
    (713) 377-3877
    Longevity Mountain Herbs
    2314 Winrock Blvd., Houston, TX 77057
    Customers in Katy will find a great variety of Herbs at our facility in Katy. We carry a large selection of Seasoning Herbs for conditions such as diabetes, chronic pain, fatigue, colds, and more. We also use Qi Going and Tai Chi as part of our alternative health treatments.
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    (713) 822-2655
    User Review: "The first day I was introduced to mark hammer, (master herbalist), and the longevity mountain formulas I was skeptical. ..." - Sabine (TX)
    Thermo Hearbal Nutrition
    4360 Highway 6 N, Houston, TX 77084
    (281) 345-0046
    Texas Custom Spice Company LLC
    5267 Barker Cypress Rd Ste 600, Houston, TX 77084
    (281) 463-9491
    Harmony Medical Acupuncture
    21332 Provincial Blvd, Katy, TX 77450
    (281) 647-6661
    Thermo Herbal Nutrition
    347 S Mason Rd, Katy, TX 77450
    (281) 492-1188
    Marineros Herbs & Spices The Botanical Store
    1405 Shadeland Dr, Houston, TX 77043
    (713) 932-6469
    Kanshe Dayalu Enterprise
    12550 Whittington Dr Apt 1008, Houston, TX 77077
    (832) 486-9492
    Double Nine Ginseng
    13217 Bellaire Blvd, Houston, TX 77083
    (281) 498-8181
    Uy Nguyen Duong Acupuncture
    6517 W Sam Houston Pkwy N, Houston, TX 77041
    (281) 955-9258
    Consolidated Mills Inc
    7190 Brittmoore Rd Ste 150, Houston, TX 77041
    (713) 896-4196
    Botanica Las 7 Potencias
    1608 Gessner Rd, Houston, TX 77080
    (713) 465-4653
    American Chinese Natural Herbs
    11900 Bellaire Blvd, Houston, TX 77072
    (281) 495-6252
    Po Sang
    10600 Bellaire Blvd, Houston, TX 77072
    (281) 933-8638
    Yerberia La Esperanza Y Mas
    12083 Beechnut St, Houston, TX 77072
    (281) 575-6263

    Commonly used in cooking, as well as fragrances and Chinese medicinal ailments for healing, herbs essentially consist of plants, or a plant's seeds, leaves or flowers. In fact, there are many herbal remedy supplements available these days, and the market for these alternative options is growing. As you probably know, herbs are also typically used in a wide variety of tea products. These plants are generally grown in gardens all over the United States. While you can certainly purchase them through stores, you can also grow them on your own. There are many herbs and spices that can be grown in gardens. While some of these are rich in vitamins, such as ginseng root, others are great for cooking. One specifically used for medicinal purposes is Echinacea, which has natural healing properties. However, countless chefs all over the world utilize fresh herbs for culinary purposes. Often these herbs are dried after being picked from a garden. Specific herbs and plants that are used to cure or heal certain ailments typically come in supplement form, and can be found in general health food and nutrition shops across America. As for tea products, these are also commonly distributed through supermarkets and specialty tea stores in the US. One way to gather a lot of information and facts about herbs and herbal remedy options is by surfing the web. Online you can discover all kinds of plants, seeds and roots involved with this industry. In order to locate specific data, be sure to narrow your search.
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