Winter blossom distillate
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White hazel (Hamamelis virginiana) also known as Winter Blossom is a shrub grows indigenously in the United States. Winter Blossom is also known as Cortex Hamamelis, Folium Hamamelis, Hamamelis, Hamamelis water, spotted alder, tobacco wood, white hazel, and Winter bloom
It has been used for centuries by Native Americans as a treatment for a variety of skin conditions, skin irritation and inflammation.
It is also widely used for skin burns or hemorrhoids.
Witch hazel is widely as a treatment for skin conditions that affect the skin matrix and it therefore widely used as an astringent or toner.
When applied to the skin, witch hazel-based toners have the potential to ease irritation, injury due to burns and inflammation from a variety of conditions. Some of the most common uses include acne, inflammatory conditions, and sunburn.
A number of acne types are inflammatory such as cysts and pustules, which may make witch hazel have greater use in noninflammatory acne (blackheads and whiteheads) types.
Witch hazel is loaded with tannins which have a powerful antioxidant.
Witch Hazel has great potential as an inflammatory agent, therefore would be beneficial in skin conditions, such as psoriasis and eczema.Witch hazel has been used as a treatment method for sunburns and hyperpigmentation remedies.
Witch hazel can treat related conditions.These include fine lines, wrinkles, and varicose veins.