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INCI Name: Equisetum aruense

Also known as: Bottle brush, Scouring rush, & Shave grass.

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Horsetail 30g
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Horsetail 250g
$11.90

INCI Name: Equisetum aruense

Also known as: Bottle brush, Scouring rush, & Shave grass.

Has a high silica content and so may help maintain bone mass for those with osteoporosis, and to help strenghten brittle nails.
Often used in conjunction with Coltsfoot in haircare products. It helps to normalize an d ba lance the skin and scalp. Has anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties.
May possibly be useful in a compress to help wounds and has some diuretic action.
Absorbs small amounts of gold from the soil and so may have a beneficial effect for those with rheumatoid arthritis.

Cautions: As the effects of this herb have not been fully studied pregnant women or those who are breastfeeding should consult their doctor. This information is not intended to replace the care of a qualified physician or certified herbalist and is for informational purposes only. The applications mentioned above can not be guaranteed to work for everyone and the information should not be taken as being absolute.

Can be found in the following Cranberry Lane Recipes: Clear Skin Herbal Toner, Pet Scape Soap, and is an option you can choose from in our Salve & Foot Soak.

FOR EXTERNAL USE ONLY

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