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African Wormwood Essential Oil (Wilde Als) | Pure Indigenous

R 190.50

    African Wormwood (Artemisia): A must in the home medicine chest! (10ml)

    Artemisia (Lengana or Wilde Als) is a powerful African herb that is used for spiritual as well as medicinal purposes

    • Pleasantly aromatic Indigenous herb with strong medicinal properties
    • Eases coughs, blocked nasal passages and tight chests when inhaled
    • Rub on temples to relieve headache, fever and flu
    • A few drops in the bath with clear the nose and chest and reduce fever
    • Rids feet and shoes of bad odor 
    • Moth repellent and natural insecticide spray
    • Believed to have magical properties, particularly as a love charm!
    • Locally produced to reduce YOUR carbon footprint!


    African Wormwood Oil (Artemisia Afra), also known as wild wormwood, African wormwood, wilde-als and zengana, is named after the Greek goddess Artemis. It's a common species in South Africa and a popular medicinal plant. 

    Directions for use

    • Place a few drops of African Wormwood Essential Oil in your shoes or socks to combat bad smell.
    • Use a few drops of oil with steam inhalation ior in the bath f you have a cold, flu, fever, cough, headache or nasal congestion (or use in an oil burner or cold mist diffuser at night time)

    Caution: Essential oils should not be taken internally and are not recommended during pregnancy, breastfeeding or on small babies. 

    Disclaimer: This product has not been evaluated by the Medicines Control Council. This medicine is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any illness.