Benefits of the Burdock Root.
- It’s a powerhouse of antioxidants
Burdock root has been shown to contain multiple types of powerful antioxidants. Antioxidants protect cells in the body from damage due to free radicals.
- It removes toxins from the blood
One of the most common uses for burdock root has been to purify the blood.
Recent evidence found that burdock root contains active ingredients in its root system that can remove toxins from the bloodstream.
- It may inhibit some types of cancer
Research has also found that burdock had “potent inhibitory effects” on cancer growth caused by cancers.
- It may be an aphrodisiac
In a nonhuman study, it was found that the extract of burdock root had an aphrodisiac effect. Research is needed on humans, but anecdotal evidence supports this claim.
- It can help treat skin issues