Burdock is traditionally described as a blood purifier that is believed to clear the bloodstream of toxins. It contains compounds that have anti-microbial effects and has been used against fungal and bacterial infections, particularly those of the skin and urinary tract.
Echinacea increases the production and activity of white blood cells to support the immune system and fight infection. It has blood purifying action that makes it effective for treating skin problems such as acne, boils and abscesses.
Sarsaparilla is traditionally used in the treatment of skin diseases such as psoriasis and leprosy. It also has blood purifying property that is useful in treating acne, eczema and dermatitis.
Marigold or Calendula is beneficial in reducing inflammation and healing wounds. It has been used to treat various skin diseases from skin ulcerations to eczema. It possesses anti-inflammatory and antiseptic properties and is useful in treating inflammatory skin lesions.
Red Clover is well regarded to be beneficial for many chronic skin conditions such as eczema and psoriasis. It contains significant amount of antioxidant tocopherol, which protects the skin from free radical damage.