Formulated to help one ease into peaceful slumber, Sweet Dreams features reputed nervine Hops, a sedative that induces deep sleep without headache or groggy feeling upon waking. The Maypop vine in the formula relaxes, provides space for the overactive mind to take a break and allows for physical relaxation. Valerian root is relaxant to the central nervous system, helping to slow the body down and invite in sleep. Skullcap rounds out Sweet Dreams’ all-star cast, offering itself up as the grounding backbone of the formula.
Ingredients: High proof spirits, Maypop (Passiflora incarnata) vine and flower*, Valerian (Valeriana officinalis) root* , Skullcap (Scutelaria lateriflora) flower* and Hops (Humulus lupus) flower*
None of the information contained herein is intended to diagnose or treat an illness. The author is not a doctor and this is not medical advice.
Olamina is a Black femme-owned apothecary crafting tinctures, teas, syrups and salves in unceded Lenni Lenape territory. Their mission is to help people ground into their own innate power as healers, draw strength from the plant world—and act on behalf of the planet. Founder Jess Turner is a clinical herbalist whose practice is centered on helping frontline communities—low-income, working-class and BIPOC communities who experience the “first and worst” impacts of climate change—repair through connection to the land and plants growing around them. In cities, these plants are often discarded as mere weeds.