Metaphysical Properties Of Quassia Chip
Official Name: Picraena excelsa
Other Names: Bitter Ash
Metaphysical Powers: Love
Common Magickal Uses and Folklore of Quassia Chip
- Quassia is used in love mixtures, both to draw and to maintain love.
- The powdered wood is used in incense bases as well.
Quassia is used for treating anorexia, indigestion, constipation, and fever. It is also used to rid the intestines of various worms, as a tonic or purgative, and as a mouthwash. Some people apply Quassia directly to the scalp for lice.
Quassia Wood Chips are used for a wide variety of herbal remedies. The Quassia Herb can be used in tea form (very bitter), Tincture, salve, paste, and various types of extract. The use of Quassia medicinally and cosmetically dates back at least to the 1700s.
Pregnancy and breastfeeding: Quassia is LIKELY UNSAFE when taken by mouth during pregnancy or breastfeeding. It can cause cell damage and nausea.
There is not enough reliable information about the safety of applying Quassia to the skin or scalp you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
Don't use it if you have one of these conditions: Digestive tract problems or diseases, such as stomach or intestinal ulcers, Crohn's disease, infections, and many other conditions in large amounts as Quassia can irritate the digestive tract.