Da Huang

Anthraquinones (Aloe-emodin, Rhein, Emodin)


Activity in Chinese medicine:

  • Clears heat
  • Dries damp
  • Eliminates toxins
  • Stimulates the blood

Properties:
BITTER, COLD

 

Indication:

  • Inflammatory skin conditions
  • Bacterial skin infections
  • Skin allergies/ sensitive skin
  • Acne - Seborrhea (Anti-dandruff)
  • Skin healing
  • Psoriasis