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Friday, November 24, 2006

Liquorice

Liquorice (Botanical Name: Glycyrrhiza glabra), the herb is nearly 1.5 metres in height with compound leaves. It has great medicinal values. It’s an anti- inflammatory, antiviral and also having skin brightening properties. Starting from stomach disorders to cough, sore throat, muscle pain, constipation it serves as an excellent remedy. Liquorice can be used externally as it has a soothing effect on skin.

This deep rooted plant is found in Southwest and Central Asia. In India it is quite popular with the name”Mulethi”. In different facial soaps liquorice is often used. It can be used for detoxify the liver and kidney. An interesting point is it can be used as an aid for those who want to quite smoking.
Natural Care, 3:43 PM

2 Comments:

Mixture of Liquorice root, rose buds and lemon grass is excellent for oily skin treatment. According to famous ayurvedic scholar Pandit Bhavamishra, it improves skin complexion.
Anonymous noel, at 7:09 PM  
hey noel, from where I can found Liquorice root and lemon grass? Please help me.
Anonymous anthony, at 3:52 PM  

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