Winter time is always a challenge for any beauty routine. The inside heat and outside chill take its toll on exposed skin. Witch hazel is a simple, effective and inexpensive addition to your routine. It has been used for centuries as the herbal remedy for many health issues.
The bottled astringent is created using the leaves and bark of Witch hazel schrub also known as hamamelis virginiana.The product has been known to show significant improvement on skin inflammation, varicose veins, sunspots, insect bites and bruises.
Having trouble with puffy eyes? Place Witch hazel soaked cotton rounds under the eyes to reduce puffiness and swelling. Seeking a product to help with breakout or ease itching skin? It makes a great astringent for all skin types and helps tighten pores without stripping the skin of natural oils.
Veins return blood from the body to your heart to be recirculated. Pregnancy ,age and stress can make veins in the legs to work harder .Soak large cotton squares in Witch hazel to ease the pain and swelling of varicose veins.
Witch hazel is available at most drug or organic health stores in first aid area. It is a miracle worker for under two dollars a bottle.