Burdock Root Organic
Burdock Root Organic has long been considered a nutritious and strengthening food in the East and other parts of the world. The long and fleshy root is also an important herbal medicine. Known by its Latin name Arctium lappa, the burdock plant is a biennial thistle with green, hairy leaves and reddish purple flower clusters. It is either revered as a healing herb or otherwise disdained as a weed.
Organic Arctium lappa or burdock is exalted as natures best blood purifier, helping to cleanse toxins and congestions from the circulatory, lymphatic, respiratory and urinary systems. For maximum benefit, it is recommended that organic burdock root be taken consistently over several months, even after relief —to normalize the system. Practitioners often recommend organic burdock as its long-term benefits make it a staple bulk item.
Burdock Root Organic is celebrated as a miraculous healer for many types of skin condition, from eczema to acne. It can be taken internally in tea and tincture combinations or crushed into powder for capsules.
Externally, Burdock Root Organic is applied in poultices and baths for relieving boils, burns, wounds and hemorrhoids. The oil that comes from the Burdock Root Organic is commonly applied in infusions and poultices for strengthening and beautifying hair, stopping scalp itch and combating hair loss. Burdock Root Organic poultices are also commonly applied for inflammation from arthritis, rheumatism, and backaches. It is a diuretic without the side effects such as irritation and nausea. Externally, the leaves have been applied for benign skin tumors and in the treatment of knee joint swellings unresponsive to other medicines.
Antibiotic, antifungal, diaphoretic, diuretic, mild laxative, antipyretic
USDA Certified Organic