Aikanã • Dragon's BloodASG_15
This premium Dragon's Blood is 100% pure and sustainably collected by the Aikanã Peoples by traditional methods.
Dragon's Blood (or Sangre de Grado) has many uses, from Oral Health to First Aid to Beauty routines.
Dragon's Blood is lovingly made for us by the Aikanã of Rondônia, Brazil. Learn more about the Aikanã People.
What is Dragon's Blood (or Sangre de Grado)?
Dragon's Blood is popular and widely used in Brazil, Peru, and Ecuador; it is the tree sap of the Dragon's Blood Tree or, more appropriately, a species of Dracaena tree (Croton lechleri).
Dragon's Blood is rich in medicinal compounds, and research has revealed that it is anti-inflammatory, antiviral, antibacterial, anti-fungal, and analgesic. Remarkably, Dragon's Blood is also cytophylactic (meaning it protects the 'cells of the organism' and stimulates new cell growth).
- Scaring the Dragon's Blood tree
- The red sap of the Dragon's Blood tree
What are the uses of Dragon's Blood?
Dragon's Blood and First Aid
Dragon's Blood and Oral Health
Dragon's Blood makes an excellent addition to your oral health routine. The anti-infectious properties of this sap work against tartar, gingivitis, bleeding gums, inflammation in the mouth (mouth ulcers), thrush, and cavities. To use it, add a few drops to your toothpaste or massage it into your gums. You may also add it to water to make an effective mouth wash or gargle. It is generally considered safe for both people and pets.
Dragon's Blood and Beauty
You may also apply Dragon's Blood to your face before applying makeup (use circular movements for better absorption). It tightens skin and offers some protection against UV rays and the aging effects of sun exposure.
Dragon's Blood stimulates the production of collagen and is, therefore, an effective anti-wrinkle treatment. Dragon's Blood also improves acne, stretch marks, scars, keloids, and sun-damaged skin.
Summary of Dragon's Blood Uses
- Use Dragon's Blood on cuts and scrapes to stop bleeding, create a 'protective skin,' and prevent infection. Consider Dragon's Blood for relief from sunburn, redness, ulcers, burns, and bites. Dragon's Blood will speed the healing and the regeneration of new skin.
- Apply Dragon's Blood to bites or cuts to speed healing and prevent infection. Dragon's Blood is safe and beneficial if licked
How we source our Dragon's Blood
- The mighty Croton lechleri or Dragon's Blood tree.
Shamanic Supply's Dragon's Blood is sustainably harvested in the lowlands of the Amazon by the Aikanā People. It is both potent and fresh, carrying the energies of the plant spirit and medicine makers.
Aikanã is the name of one of the approximately forty indigenous peoples that inhabit the state of Rondônia, mainly in the well-known region of Guaporé, in the so-called 'lowlands' of the Amazon.
When you choose to support traditional medicine makers' you help them maintain their cultures; therefore, your purchase supports the transmission of generational knowledge.
Please be discerning about who made your medicine and the pedigree of their knowledge; this will serve you greatly.