The mugwort plant has been traditionally used for everything from digestive disorders to beer-making, insect repellent, and more.
Mugwort has been ascribed many health-promoting and other beneficial properties.
- Emmenagogue: Promoting regular menstrual cycles
- Nervine: Nerve calming
- Diuretic: Increasing urine output (for fluid retention)
- Repelling insects
- Flavoring foods