Ilex Aquifolium is an evergreen with beautiful red berries that mature at Christmas time.'m It was for these reasons that Ilex Aquifolium was revered as the tree of immortality and rebirth to the ancient Druids, while the Celts buried their ancestors holding holly branches in their hands. The resins of Ilex Aquifolium were traditionally used as glue.
Holly works best on a nervous temperament; for those who are stressed out, aggressive, quick to react and always rushed.
Therapeutically, Ilex Aquifolium aids in improving retinal circulation and slows the thickening of crystalline that leads to the formation of cataracts.
Ilex Aquifolium also works on the level of the adrenal glands and stimulates cortisol secretion and will thus potentiate the actions of Ribes Nigrum.
When combined with Betula Pendula, Ilex Aquifolium helps treat benign breast cysts and will aid Tilia Tomentosa in calming the nervous system.
Ilex Aquifolium has an additional benefit to help improve auditory functions by reducing humming sounds in the ear.
Benign Breast Cysts
Hyperplasia of Fibroadenoma
Ilex Aquifolium is a diuretic that should be used in complement with other gemmotherapy remedies.
This remedy is indicated for conditions such as gastritis, psoriasis, eczema, benign breast cysts, epilepsy, renal dysfunctions and hyperplasia of fibroadenoma.
Each Drop (0.025 ml) Contains:
English Holly (Ilex aquifolium) Young Shoot Extract (1:200)
Non-Medicinal Ingredients: Glycerin, ethanol (beet),
(Adults and Children over 12 years old)
Take 50 drops (1.25 ml) three times daily in a small amount of
water, or as recommended by your healthcare practitioner.
Gemmotherapy Remedy to be used on the advice of your
Risk Information: If symptoms persist or worsen, consult
your healthcare practitioner. If you are pregnant or
breastfeeding, do not use, unless directed by your healthcare