Healing herbs generally refer to those that provide treatment for issues and illnesses that are generally physical.

While many herbs can't fully cure physical issues they can provide symptom relief, speed up the healing process, and offer health benefits for your body. Refer to the healing herb table below to learn more about what healing herbs can do for you.


List of Herbs Used for Healing
Healing Herb                   Binomial/Scientific Name                                                    Used to Treat:                                                                                                                                                        
Rosemary Rosmarinus officinalis  Skin irritations, stomach pain, wounds, illness, menstrual cramps
Aloe Vera Anthemis Nobilis Psoriasis, constipation, minor burns, dandruff, sores, high blood sugar, skin problems
Chamomile Anthemis nobilis Inflammation, anxiety, insomnia, migraines, mentrual period regulation, muscle aches, joint cramps
Mint Mentha Allergies, indigestion, cold, irritable bowel syndrome, pain relief, nausea
Sandalwood Santalum Tiredness, anxiety, muscle problems, liver and gallbladder problems, cold, home cleaning
Tea tree Malaleuca alternifolia Cleaning and cleansing; Tea tree oil is antibacterial, antiviral, anti-inflammatory, and antifungal.
Eucalyptus Eucalyptus globulus Pain relief, wounds, dental care, congestion, immune system issues
Dandelion         Taraxacum officinale Blood sugar regulation, reducing cholesterol, indigestion, loss of appetite
Horehound Marrubium vulgare Lung/breathing problems, and digestion problems including loss of appetite, constipation, diarrhea, gas, bloating.
Witch Hazel Hamamelis Skin irritation, minor bleeding, minor burns, bruises, insect bites, inflammation
Slippery Elm Bark Ulmus rubra Sore throat, indigestion, bladder infection, urinary tract infections
Lavender Lavandula angustifolia Nausea, fainting, eczema, high blood pressure, stress
Sage Salvia officinalis Horaseness, head pains, sore throat, cough, tonsillitis
Catnip Nepeta cataria Anxiety, restlessness, insomnia, migraines
Hibiscus Flower Hibiscus rosa-sinesis High blood pressure, high cholesterol, increased production of breast milk, infections, swelling
Passion Flower Passiflora incarnata Anxiety, insomnia, wounds, earaches, liver problems, boils
St. John's Wort Hypericum perforatum Depression, menopausal symptoms, lung ailments, wound healing, kidney problems
Basil Ocimum basilicum Digestion issues such as loss of appetite, kidney issues, fluid retention, digestive infections