Positive Mind / Depression Formula

Positive Mind / Depression Formula


St. John's Wort is a prized medicinal herb known to help heal the body and ease a troubled mind. Its medicinal uses date back to the ancient Greeks when Hippocrates first recorded the use of its flowers. It has gained global recognition as an effective treatment for minor depression and most recently used to treat anxiety, stress, exhaustion, OCD, seasonal affective disorder, the depressive symptoms of PMS and moodiness. The chemicals Hyperforin and Hypericin found in St John's Wort are the components believed to act on chemical messengers in the nervous system that regulate mood, helping with relieve mild to moderate depression, decrease anxiety, improve insomnia and lift the feeling of the blues. It is currently being investigated for its use in viral infections.


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The Wellness By Helen tinctures are prepared with consciousness and aged for months in small batches. Tinctures are a traditional means of extracting and benefitting from the medicinal properties of herbs. Medicinal herbs are aged in an extracting medium such as alcohol or glycerine, which allows them to be driven deep into the tissues to deliver their healing benefits.

To use: Generally, use 2-3 droppers full in 1 cup of hot water or lemon balm tea. You may take it straight or in a little water, or in hot water as a tea. St John's Wort is generally safe but may have side effects. Please consult your physician for dosage recommendations, especially if you are taking anti-depressants or are on any other medications.

Please store in a cool place, away from sunlight. 

*This product has not been evaluated by the FDA. It is not intended to treat or diagnose any disease. This information is provided for educational purposes only. This product is for use at your own discretion. Please use responsibly under the guidance of a physician or health practitioner.