Sarsaparilla Benefits – Detoxify The Blood
Sarsaparilla is Used to Detoxify the Blood.
Herbalists use sarsaparilla to clean the blood and to treat skin conditions. Sarsaparilla is a vine-like woody plant, which is indigenous to Central and South America, and the Caribbean Islands. Sarsaparilla contains vitamins A, B-complex, C and D, also the minerals iron, manganese, sodium, silicon, sulfur, copper, Zinc, and iodine.
Detoxification | Anti-inlfammatory
Herbalists use sarsaparilla for its detoxifying and anti-inflammatory properties. Sarsaparilla contains saponins which act as a diurectic and it is used to promote healthy kidney functioning by stimulating detoxification through forced urination. Sarsaparilla binds with toxins and is used to improve liver and blood functioning. Sarsaparilla is used for its anti-inflammatory properties to treat conditions like arthritis, edema, hepatitis, jaundice, rheumatism, and other blood conditions. It is also known to increase the excretion of uric acid, which makes it an effective in the treatment of urinary tract infections.
Herbalists use sarsaparilla to treat skin conditions such abscesses, acne, boils, psoriasis, and other skin conditions. Sarsaparilla is a diaphoretic and promotes sweating and is used to cleanse the skin by the components sarsaparilla binding with toxins in the skin and the sweating then pushes the toxins from the body through the skin.
I use sarsaparilla and burdock root as blood, kidney, liver cleansers. Herbalists often use sarsaparilla and burdock root together.