Licorice root is beneficial as a way to treat coughs, colds, chest congestion and sore throats. Learn about licorice root's use for treatment of digestive disorders and skin conditions with help from a certified herbal information specialist in this free video on home remedies and herbal medicine.
Hi, I'm Trina Sims of Green Star Herbs and today I'm going to tell you about some of the benefits of licorice root. The number one benefit of licorice, is that it's appropriate for many conditions. It's most popular use worldwide is for coughs, colds, chest congestion and sore throat. It's also good for a range of digestive disorders and for skin conditions including rashes, eczema and psoriasis. Its second greatest benefit is that it combines well with practically all other herbs. Formulas can be balanced just for you and licorice is harmonized, pardon me, licorice is used to harmonize the other herbs that appear in combination. Its third greatest benefit is that worldwide use over thousands of years of documented history shows that licorice is generally safe for most people. We've talked a little bit about three of the major benefits of licorice root that apply to all of us. Licorice has many other specific benefits, some of which may be helpful for you. Thank you.