Chaste Tree (Vitex)
Chaste Tree a/k/a/ Vitex - (Vitex agnus castus) - Turkey - Essential oil by Garden Essence. 100% pure, single species, first distillation, guaranteed free of pesticides and herbicides.
Natural L-dopa (Parkinson’s) and Vitex, have been used for the relief of paralysis, pains in the limbs, weakness, and breast pain, in addition to the menstrual regulation and treatment of hemorrhage. Prolonged use of Chaste Tree significantly reduces a range of PMS symptoms, from irritability and headaches to cramping and breast pain. Other trials have shown genuine effectiveness for women suffering from infertility and irregular periods. Chaste Tree works well in reducing the symptoms such as hot flashes associated with peri-or postmenopause. Some studies have shown the berries to be antiandrogenic and can therefore be used to help treat acne in men and women.
Medicinal Use: Vitex Essential Oil has traditionally been used for female hormonal problems, assisting to resume halted menstrual bleeding, stopping cramps and depression, relieving breast pains and swelling. Vitex Essential Oil relaxes the nerves, frees spasms, relieves pain and calms the liver. Vitex Essential Oil regulates the pituitary and harmonizes the endocrine system. Vitex Essential Oil is Known for its benefits as a decongestant, stimulant and relaxant action on liver, intestines and uterus. Vitex Essential Oil has been found to be 89% successful in remission of Parkinson's Disease in laboratory animals.
Vitex Chaste berry essential oil acts a lot like bio identical progesterone in the body. This is why it is so effective in balancing symptoms of estrogen dominance in both men and woman. To see to symptoms of estrogen dominance take please visit Womans World page. This makes vitex chaste tree essential oil the perfect essential oil for men suffering from BPH (prostate enlargement) prostate cancer or Hair loss. Since both conditions are caused by excess estrogen causing the body to convert testosterone to DHT (dihydrotestosterone). Vitex chaste berry essential oil reduces the production of prolactin the actual hormone responsible for converting testosterone to DHT.