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Witch Hazel Astringent Organic (120ml)
Scientific Name: Hamamelis ovalis
🌼Witch hazel- is our absolute best seller and for good reason
🌼You will notice witch hazel extract in the list of ingredients in many beauty and health products but do you know it has other uses? Read on....
🌼Witch Hazel Extract- WHE is got from the Bark, twigs, and leaves of the witch hazel plantThe star ingredient tannins and polyphenols are added either to water or alcohol to produce distilled witch hazel extract or witch hazel water
The tannins present in WHE makes it a natural astringent,which helps to remove excess oil; balance the skin’s pH level and moisturize without leaving your skin feeling greasy
The polyphenols in it makes it an anti-aging antioxidant supplement which help battle free radicals to protect against DNA damage
WHE is known to tighten skin, which helps reduce under eye bags and puffiness. Just soak some cotton balls with witch hazel, and apply it to closed eyes
Because of its anti-inflammatory properties; WHE stops incessant itching,improves scaling, redness, burning and even scarring
The resin, flavonoids, and procyanadins in witch hazel are known to soothe hemorrhoids
Added to that it is anti-inflammatory and soothing hence it’s approval by the FDA as an ingredient in over-the-counter medications to treat hemorrhoids
The tannins and volatile oils found in the plant help strengthen veins and reduce inflammation in treating eczema and dermatitis
🌼WRINKLES AND ANTI-AGING
WHE has pronounced activity against superoxide, a property which may be valuable in fighting wrinkles and aging
🌼INSECT BITES AND STINGS
Both extracts and poultices of this herb have shown to be effective in soothing the pain and itching of insect bites and stings
It also reduces swelling, soothe sore muscles, treat scrapes and sores, and ease back pain
For topical application directly on the skin in liquid or poultice form, apply as needed to inflamed, irritated, or painful areas
How to use:
Put a few drops of the toner on a cotton pad.
- Apply it all over the face and neck.
- You could also spray it over your face and allow it to dry.
- Follow it up with a serum or moisturiser.
-For varicose veins, soak towel in witch hazel and put towel onto the affected area for roughly 20-30 minutes a day.
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• Carefully Packed in Nigeria ✓
• USDA Organic* ✓
• Non-GMO** ✓
• GMP Manufacturing ✓
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