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To begin with you may be wondering, what is Saffron? Saffron is a spice that comes from the flower Auttum Crocus. Thought to have originated in Iran, this country is currently the biggest producer, closing in at about 95% of the world’s production. The dried stigmas (thread-like parts of the flower) are used to make saffron spice. It can take as much as 75,000 flower blossoms to produce a single pound of saffron spice, which is why Saffron is considered the world’s most expensive spice by weight. It is largely cultivated and harvested by hand, making it highly labor intensive....

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So what’s all the hype about?? And is it really a hype?…after all, essential oils have been used as far back as 5000 years. So the concept is not new and neither is their utility. Early civilizations such as the Egyptians, Greeks, Romans, Indian and Chinese utilized the essential oils to cure a spectrum of ailments. Today is no different but because our Western society does not necessarily follow what these intelligent and highly developed civilizations followed, we’ll give you a glimpse of some of the benefits their use can bring to your life. But first, what are they? The...

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The self care products are not like any regular cosmetics or tools to occupy spaces in your closet. They have some magical impact on your mind and body to revive yourself even amid the most stressful time.  If you want to find you that confident and string “you,” pick any or make a set for yourself from these essential self care products. You will find some excellent options from each category in Picky Leaf. Unlike any self care product shop, we have customized the inventory keeping only your need in mind.  Herbal Tea A hot cup of chamomile or ginger...

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Stress and anxiety aren’t good things to happen at all! Besides mental health, your physical health is also at stake because of them. Stress occurs for various reasons, tensions related to day-to-day life, work pressure, health conditions, etc. From stress, there is an increased risk of getting anxiety. But anxiety isn’t only related to stress. In fact, Only GAD or Generalized Anxiety Disorder is caused by excessive stress. There are other types of anxiety disorders that we need to discuss in order to understand how to combat it.  Types of Anxiety Disorders Generalized Anxiety Disorder It is the most common...

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