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Plantain Leaf Powder- 100 Grams
Scientific Name:Plantago major
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Known for growing everywhere from parking lots to playgrounds, plantain weed is often dismissed as a pervasive garden pest.
However, it’s not only edible and readily available but also has been used for centuries in traditional medicine.
In fact, plantain weed contains plant compounds that may reduce inflammation, improve digestion, and promote wound healing.
The benefits of plantain leaf make it one of the most useful herbs, and this lowly weed could well be viewed as a super food. There are few herbs that are better when it comes to skin and wound care, which makes plantain a powerful ingredient in skin salves .
Plantain is a soothing
The traditional use for plantain leaf was to ease coughs and other types of respiratory problems. The leaves contain a good amount of mucilage, which helps to soothe, moisten, and protect the throat and respiratory system.
The German Commission E (an organization similar to the FDA) has approved the use of plantain for coughs and other infections of the upper respiratory system. A few studies done in Bulgaria have indicated that it can be effective for chronic bronchitis.
Promotes Liver Health
The many benefits of plantain leaf extend to your liver. It can help with poor digestion by stimulating your liver and assists the liver in getting toxins out of your body.
The anti-inflammatory and demulcent properties of plantain make it very soothing for your digestive tract. It's thought to help with many types of digestive complaints, including diarrhea
Several compounds in plantain leaf have been shown to alleviate constipation by slowing the movement of your digestive tract, which may promote bowel regularity and help treat diarrhea.
The anti-inflammatory property of plantain leaf may aid digestive issues like inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), which can cause symptoms like stomach pain,bloating, and diarrhea
Some research notes that plantain supports wound healing by reducing inflammation, blocking microbial growth, and relieving pain.
In fact, a study in 40 people found that applying a gel containing aloe vera and plantain weed topically helped heal foot ulcers. Read this study
A poultice made with plantain leaf can be applied directly to insect bites and stings, burns, skin eruptions, wounds or insect bite as it is contains various antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory, analgesic, and astringent properties
Plantain also contains a substance called allantoin that is highly beneficial for soothing skin and promoting new cell growth. This, along with its anti-inflammatory properties, makes a poultice or infusion of the leaves good for calming sunburn, acne, and other types of skin inflammation.
Because Plantain Leaf contains antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory, analgesic, and astringent properties, it is very beneficial for those treating with acne.
It can be mixed with water and used as a face mask or boiled and used as a face wash. This topical application helps to reduce inflammation.
Plantain Leaf anti-inflammatory, analgesic, and astringent properties also help remedy hemorrhoids
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