Plantpart: Young shoots, leaves
Collected: Apokoronas near Fres
An excellent remedy for hair and scalp, stimulates growth, clears dandruff, helps to heal scars, acne and pimples. Stimulates digestion, helps flatulence and loss of appetite. Laurus nobilis is a mild broncho-pulmonary disinfectant; it's tonic to the kidneys and the reproductive system and helpful with oral infections and toothache. Like many essential oils it shows antibacterial and fungicidal activity. A few drops of Bay Laurel essential oil can be used to flavor foods, soups and seasonings instead of the often dry and aroma-poor bay leaves commercially available.