Brahmi – Bacopa Monnieri, a rare beneficial herb part 1
Therapeutic uses of the herb
Bacopa monnieri or Brahmi is used to treat and prevent diseases mainly related to normal and healthy brain function. Of course its range of action is impressively wide, with remarkable effectiveness. Significantly improves and enhances memory, while its use is recommended to fight Alzheimer’s disease and Parkinson’s disease. It is a natural, powerful tonic for brain function and helps in better concentration, so it is used for faster recovery from strokes, treatment of epilepsy, prevention of dementia and damage to brain function from drug use.
It stimulates the nervous system and acts as a sedative in the body, fighting anxiety, stress, insomnia and mild forms of depression and melancholy. It has been used successfully to fight asthma, and is thought to cleanse the blood and rejuvenate brain cells.
It can be used with very good results to strengthen the lungs, kidney and liver function, treat joint pain, to improve blood circulation and to reduce blood pressure and maintain it at normal levels. It is considered a herb of longevity, protecting tissues from aging.
If you plan to use the Bacopa Monnieri plant you should first consult your personal doctor.
Cosmetic uses of the herb
Perhaps the most important, cosmetic property of Brahmi herb, is its strong anti-aging action, thanks to the powerful antioxidants it contains. It is considered that it significantly slows down the aging of the skin, while at the same time it favors the renewal of the cells.
Bacopa monnieri is ideal when there is hair loss, as it significantly strengthens the hair and stimulates the creation of new follicles. With the use of this herb, it is considered that hair and nails become stronger and grow faster.
The use is not limited to aesthetic reasons, as it helps significantly in the treatment of chronic skin diseases, such as psoriasis, abscesses and eczema.
Read more about brahmi in the second part.