Mastic Gum of Chios

Mastic Gum of Chios
Mastic Gum of Chios
Pistacia lentiscus

Mastic Gum of Chios


Half Pound - Wild Crafted
$97.50 CAD
One Pound - Wild Crafted
$195.00 CAD
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about the herb*


Resins, acids, essential oil, bitter principle. Diuretic, stimulant, aphrodisiac, stomachic, astringent, haemostatic, expectorant, sudorific, corroborant. Solutions of Mastic in alcohol, ether or chloroform are used, applied on cotton-wool, as temporary stoppings of carious teeth, and the gum is also employed as an ingredient of surgical varnishes and plasters.

Herbie's Herbs' tinctures

Herbie’s Herbs tinctures are alcohol-based preparations macerated in 50% distilled cane sugar alcohol at a 1:2 ratio. Read more here

Compared to other methods, alcohol helps extract nearly all active constituents from a herb yielding stronger tinctures that require a lower dose to attain beneficial effects.

Alcohol eliminates the growth of bacteria and mold while preserving the valuable constituents resulting in a much longer shelf life.


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