Burdock Root, Arctium lappa, rich in fatty acids that stimulate blood flow and increase blood circulation, has been used for centuries for treating all forms of chronic skin problems.
Burdock root is known for its anti-bacterial, antiseptic, and anti-inflammatory properties, which is why it is a popular herbal remedy to help ease the symptoms of skin conditions such as mild eczema, rosacea, psoriasis, and dermatitis.
The root is believed to have antibacterial properties making it an excellent natural acne treatment. Also good for treating boils, burdock root has been used to treat a wide variety of fungal infections like ringworm, athlete’s foot, and yeast infections.
In hair care, burdock maintains and promotes a healthy scalp, encourages hair growth, improves hair strength adds body and shine.