Taste is strongly bitter almost soapy
- Anti-inflammatory: Helpful in reducing inflammation, making it suitable for various skin conditions, including redness, rosacea, or acne.
- Skin Rejuvenation: Excellent for skin cell regeneration, potentially aiding scars, fine lines, and aging skin.
- Wound Healing: Speeds up the healing of incisions and minor cuts and scrapes due to its antiseptic properties.
- Bruise Minimizer: Assists in reducing the appearance of bruises and the associated swelling.
- Detoxification: Detoxifies the liver from anesthesia, aiding in post-operative recovery.
- Oral Health: Can be used as a mouthwash following dental procedures, showing effectiveness against gingivitis and receding gums.
- Scar Healing: Helps in the reduction and healing of scar tissue.
- Versatile Skin Solution: Beneficial for an array of skin issues or irritations in both humans and pets.
- Pet Care: Addresses hot spots in dogs and other skin irritations in pets.
- Rosacea Treatment: Useful in treating the symptoms of rosacea.
- Burns and Irritations: Soothes sunburns, radiation burns, rashes, and various skin irritations. Its efficacy can be enhanced when combined with Roman Chamomile hydrosol.
- Endometrial Health: When combined with Rock Rose, it can be used as a douche for conditions like endometriosis, fibroids, and painful menstrual periods.
- Mood and Energy: Energetically beneficial for healing profound emotional wounds. It offers a protective, uplifting, and grounding aura.
- Sunburn Relief: The anti-inflammatory and soothing properties offer relief for sunburnt skin.
- Respiratory Support: Can be used as a throat spray or inhaled for improved respiratory health, especially in cold or flu season.
- Lymphatic Support: Believed to bolster the lymphatic system, especially in cases of lymphatic congestion.
- Mild Pain Relief: Its anti-inflammatory and analgesic properties might offer relief for minor bodily aches and pains.
As with any natural remedy or product, it's vital to conduct a patch test first to ensure no adverse reactions. For specific health concerns or conditions, it's always advisable to consult with a healthcare professional before using helichrysum hydrosol or any therapeutic product.
Catty, Suzanne. Hydrosols, The Next Aromatherapy. Vermont: Healing Arts Press. 2001