Kava Kava Root Powder

$8.00/ounce Herbs
Kava Kava Root Powder information:

Kava Kava Root (Piper methysticum)
Latin Name: Piper methysticum
Common Names: Kava Kava Root

Herbal Embers use: Kava Kava has a very "sharp" scent that helps to raise awareness of the spiritual energy.

Herbal Embers does not condone the internal use of any of its herbs. However, reputations follow the history of the herbs and are worth noting. The choice to use these herbs medicinally should be done under the supervision of a medical professional familiar with herbs, their interactions, and the affects upon the body the herbs may have.

Historical Background:

Kava Kava Root, also known as Piper methysticum, has mild sedative properties. Piper methysticum, or Kava Kava Root, is a unique herb found in the tropics and contains compounds known as kavalactones. These compounds may help to keep your mind calm, sharp and clear. Kava Kava Root Powder, is quickly becoming one of America's most popular herbal supplements, due to its purported properties as a relaxant.

Piper methysticum, or Kava Kava root, is a member of the pepper family and comes from a bush in the South Pacific. The Piper methysticum, Kava Kava Root Cut & Sifted, has been used for over three thousand years for its potential properties as a sedative, muscle relaxant, and diuretic. The root stock of Kava Kava Root is also used in parts of the Pacific at traditional social events as a relaxant. Piper methysticum also plays a large role in cultural and religious ceremonies of the Pacific because of its purported ability to allow a person achieve a "higher level of consciousness."