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Note: 20:1 means it takes 20kg of root bark to produce 1kg of extract.
Mimosa tenuiflora, syn. Mimosa hostilis, also known as jurema preta, calumbi (Brazil), tepezcohuite (México), carbonal, cabrera, jurema, black jurema, and binho de jurema, is a perennial tree or shrub native to the northeastern region of Brazil (Paraíba, Rio Grande do Norte, Ceará, Pernambuco, Bahia) and found as far north as southern Mexico (Oaxaca and coast of Chiapas), and the following countries: El Salvador, Honduras, Panama, Colombia and Venezuela.
A tea made of the leaves and stem has been used to treat tooth pain. For cases of cough and bronchitis, a water extract (decoction) of Mimosa tenuiflora is drunk. A handful of bark in one liter of water is used by itself or in a syrup. The solution is drunk until the symptoms subside.
One preliminary clinical study found Mimosa tenuiflora to be effective in treating venous leg ulcerations.
Aqueous extracts of Mimosa are widely used for wound healing and burns in Middle and South America. Consequently, the products of the plant (generally grouped under the term “Tepezcohuite”) have become a popular and easily produced cosmetic ingredient in commercial skincare products.
Mimosa tenuiflora is an entheogen used by the Jurema Cult (O Culto da Jurema) in northeastern Brazil. The parts of the tree are traditionally used in northeastern Brazil in a psychoactive decoction also called Jurema or Yurema.
It’s known as an entheogenic drug, which is a mind-altering substance believed to alter one’s consciousness in a spiritual or religious manner. This term is commonly used instead of “hallucinogenic” or “psychedelic”.
Health benefits include; high in antioxidants, natural antiseptic, antibacterial, antifungal, helps improve skin conditions, aids in restful sleep, promotes heart health.
Juniper is used to ritually sweep out the rooms of a new home or when purification is desired. Juniper when burned is a purifying and protective herb. Men use the berries to increase potency. The herb enhances psychic powers and attracts love.
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