Yarrow is a beautiful perennial flowering plant native from Europe, North America, and Asia.
On top of that, it is also very beneficial in skincare.
1) Anti-inflammatory benefits
According to this study, yarrow has anti-inflammatory effects on skin. Yarrow plant has been shown to rebalance the skin to its optimal pH and lead to a healthier looking skin when applied topically.
These anti-inflammatory effects can help soothe the skin and can also help with acne conditions and other inflammatory skin conditions (such as eczema, psoriasis)
2) Moisturises the skin
According to this study, yarrow can help improve the skin’s moisture level.
3) Anti-aging benefits
Yarrow can be beneficial in reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles (especially laugh lines, crow’s feet).
Yarrow is a powerful antioxidant due to its naturally rich content in flavonoids which help in the process of anti-aging.
Yarrow can fight against bacteria.
5) Acts as a natural astringent
It can be beneficial in shrinking the appearance of pores.
Yarrow is also ideal for sensitive skins
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