Burdock is a biennial plant, native to Asia and Europe. It is known for its anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties. It has softening properties and can have a positive effect on itching and inflammation. Renowned for its action on the skin, its root also regulates the secretion of sebum.
Scientific name: Arctium
Common name: big burdock
English name: Burdock
Botanical classification: Asteraceae family ( Asteraceae )
Forms and preparations: decoctions, poultices, capsules, extracts, ointments, tinctures, powders, infusions