Posted on Nov 30, 2010 | Comments 1
Dandelion may be a weed but it is a very useful herb; which can work as a diuretic, to flush out toxins from the system, and have great nutritional value for the body. For this reason, dandelion tea is a popular beverage for many.
Dandelion is packed with a number of nutrients that are very useful for the body – it has vitamins A, C, D, and B complex and also iron, magnesium, zinc, potassium, manganese, copper, choline, calcium, boron, and silicon.
Traditional medicine has long recognized the healing properties that are contained within this herb; particularly with regard to gallbladder and liver problems. Dandelion is a herb that is also thought to help clear painful urinary dysfunction.
Chinese medication also makes considerable use of this healing herb, which can help reduce eye strain, and minimize puffy, swollen or painful eyes.
Abscesses and sores, particularly on the breast can be healed and lactation can also be aided.
Additionally skin problems such as acne, psoriasis, eczema and cellulite can be cleared up with dandelion tea.
So perhaps the one thing that you need to add to your skin care routine may be roasted dandelion tea – it could help you look your best!
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