The baobab tree is also called a "tree of life" or "pharmacist tree" as its medicinal properties are numerous.
The bark is used as a febrifuge.
Baobab bark helps eliminate hormonal disorders in women.
They provide valuable help during pregnancy, at all stages. They contain all the vitamins and minerals necessary for pregnancy and also solves many problems of pregnant women - sleep disorders, digestion, and many others.
They are also useful during lactation.
For people subject to menstruation pain, baobab bark will also reduce them.
Thanks to its febrifuge properties, they would also have the virtue of effectively fighting malaria and fever.
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Itchy scalp? A cure for alopecia? ey especially the easy detangling of your hair? This plant contains saponin which gives it its cleansing power, in addition to being an antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and an effective emollient.
Its botanical name is Cyperus rotondus, a herbaceous of the papyrus family. It is a plant similar to Souchet (Cyperus esculentus), they have the same root, one comes from West Africa (Mali, Senegal...) and the other from East Africa
Cyperus rotundus contains essential oils with medicinal properties such as fever reduction, inflammation and pain.
Tuber extracts can reduce nausea and act as a muscle relaxant.
The African pharmacopoeia is full of a multitude of plants and fruits, which ensure good health.
This fruit that needs no introduction, and which alone contains a large amount of nutritional value. Its wealth earned it its notoriety, and its place of choice in the African pharmacopoeia, and in the world. Let's take a look at the virtues that have earned tiger nut such popularity.
Selim pepper, also known as guinea pepper, comes from a huge tree of the annuan family that grows in tropical Africa, along streams in the savannah, and can measure up to 20 meters.
Selim pepper is made up of both seed contained in a long, thin blackish bean dented 3 to 5 cm long that resembles a bean. Seeds and pods are inseparable
In some cultures of black Africa, they are burned like incense to purify or disenchacate houses and holy places.
In West Africa, young mothers and their babies consume pepper infusions to give strength and good health to the baby and its mother.
Selim pepper combined with Akpi seeds and 4-sided fruit are used to boost ovulation in women. Mixing her three spices into a drink helps women who have difficulty conceiving, increasing their chances of having a child.
Moringa is a small tropical tree native to northern India (grows in the foothills of the Himalayas)
Moringa (Moringa oleifera Lam.) is a very fast-growing, drought-resistant deciduum tree.
Its very high protein content, its richness in vitamins B, A, C and E and its high levels of minerals: potassium, calcium, magnesium, manganese, selenium and especially iron make it a superfood increasingly sought after for its nutritional value.
Many humanitarian organizations advocate the use of moringa leaves to combat malnutrition, especially for infants and lactating women.
Akpi, known by various names Djansang Njansang, Musodo, Erimado, Corkwood, Essessang, is a blond seed native to mainly African rainforests, this seed (scientific name Ricinodendron Heudelotii) is increasingly appreciated in France and Europe for its multiple virtues for health and also for the body.
Akpi seed is now known to develop breasts and buttocks as well as fenugreek and kigelia in a natural way.