Chickweed, Stellaria media, useful in treating inflammatory skin conditions, brings relief from chronic itching caused by eczema, psoriasis, rashes and general skin irritation. Chickweed salve moisturizes dry or chapped skin and soothes burns, stings, and bites. This little plant has much to offer our skin. Chickweed is also used in poultices to help pull toxins from wounds. Chickweed gets its common name because chickens love it!
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