In the zenith of the summer season, the sunny wildflowers of Saint Johnswort are gathered for good reason: to press and infuse petals in oil to glean the ruby-red elixir from tiny glands inside each precious petal. This summer solstice flower embodies relaxation, cheer, and all things dear. Invite the sunshine into your spirit, nestle your nerves, and seal your skin with this cherished herbal helper.
Botanical Name: Hypericum perforatum
Botanical Family: Hypericaceae
Extraction Method: Maceration, Infusion in Olive oil
Part of Plant Distilled: Flowers
Country of Origin: Canada
Cultivation Method: Wild
Composition: 100% Hypericum perforatum + Olea europaea
Blends well with: Thyme, Sweet Thyme, Lavender, Marjoram, Sandalwood, Ylang, Hyssop, Yarrow, Black Spruce, Immortelle, Frankincense, Clary Sage, Rabbit Bush, Bergamot, Lemon, Neroli, Carrot Seed, Chamomile, Rose Otto, Palmarosa, and Geranium.
Uses: Known as the chiropractor oil, Saint Johnswort Infused Carrier Oil excels in therapeutic massage oils to melt muscle tension and nestle nerves. It softens scars and adds a serene dream to skin serums with immortelle and chamomile.
The petals of this bright yellow, star shaped flower are dotted with resiniferous glands that exude a precious red liquid that is a longevity elixir for topical preparations. Petals are plucked in the peak of summer, pressed, and infused into organic olive oil.
Acclaimed as Arnica for the nerves and adored by Greek master herbalists Hippocrates, Theophrastus, Dioscorides, Galen, and 16th century Swiss physician Paracelsus, Saint Johnswort was proposed to balance all manner of nerve issues, both emotional and physical.
Saint Johnswort Skin Serum
10 drops Chamomile
10 drops Immortelle
1ml Saint Johnswort Essential Oil
30ml Tamanu, Rosehips, Jojoba or Sandalwood Nut Carrier Oils
Saint Johnswort Muscle Melt
1 ml Marjoram Essential Oil
10 drops Hemp Blossom Essential Oil
1 ml Sweet Birch or Wintergreen Essential Oil
1 ml Saint Johnswort Essential Oil
30ml Saint Johnswort Infused Carrier Oil