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HINEAHUONE - feminine balance
Kohekohe (Dysoxylum spectabile)
Kawakawa (Piper excelsum)
A mirimiri balm created specificially for wāhine. Kohekohe is a rongoā traditionally used to relieve pelvic congestion and support feminine balance through the emotional channels. This formula helps to assist wāhine gently release stagnation held in the pelvic region.
This product is created by Joanne Hakaraia. The rongoā was harvested locally by Joanne's rongoā roopu in her hometown, Otaki. All proceeds go back into developing the education and healing facility of Te Waka Rākau.
To learn more about the rongoā of the kohekohe rākau, visit here