The many uses of Sassafras : steam distillation of dried root bark produces an essential oil consisting mostly of safrole used in soaps, food and aromatherapy. A medicinal root thought to be effective in treating ague (fevers) and STD, with wood was prized for its beauty and durability. The roots of sassafras can be steeped to make tea and can can also be used as an anticoagulant.
Today's collection of flea market funds: antique apothecary bottles with natural oils extra large glass funnels petite vials and a huge demijohn. #perubalsam #cedarwood #sassafras #juniper #vintageapothecary