| Xin Yi Hua|
Xin Yi Hua in TCM:Explore the properties of Xin Yi Hua according to Chinese
Nutrition and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM):
English Name: magnolia flower, biond magnolia flower bud, sprenger magnolia flower bud, yulan magnolia flower bud
Pharmacuetical Name: Flos Magnoliae
Properties: acrid, warm
Channels: LU, ST
disperses cold, disperses wind
Actions / Indications:
- Expels wind cold and unblocks nasal passages (wind-cold
headaches, any nasal congestion, nasal discharge, loss of sense of smell,
- (cc: heat from yin deficiency)
- Pharmacologically Xin Yi Hua has a direct effect on the nasal mucosa.
Topical application of essential oil has been associated w/ a reduction
of mucous secretion, reduction of inflammation, and relief of nasal
- Often paired with Cang Er Zi.