WHAT IS LICORICE ROOT?
Licorice root, which is considered one of the World’s oldest Herbal remedies, comes from the root of the Licorice plant (Glycyrrhiza glabra).
People utilize Licorice root to treat ailments like Heartburn, Acid reflux, Hot flashes, Coughs, and Bacterial and Viral infections. Moreover, Licorice is used to flavor some Foods and Beverages.
Various Studies have shown many Potential Medicinal Benefits of Licorice Root. Few of them are:
LICORICE ROOTS ARE BENEFICIAL IN MANAGING SKIN CONDITIONS
Licorice root contains over 300 compounds, some of which demonstrate potent Anti-inflammatory, Antibacterial, and Antiviral effects soothing the ailing Skin Conditions. Licorice Root Extract is used to treat varieties of Skin Diseases like Eczema, Pimples and Acne. Research on the effective use of Tropical Licorice Gel is limited as the Tropical Licorice Gel has been used to treat Acne.
LICORICE ROOTS CAN HEAL PEPTIC ULCERS
Licorice Root extract and its Glycyrrhizin may help in the Treatment of Peptic Ulcers. Moreover, various Research and Studies have shown that consuming Licorice extract in addition to a standard treatment significantly reduced the presence of H. pylori Bacteria (Peptic Ulcer causing Bacteria).
LICORICE ROOTS MAY HEAL UPPER RESPIRATORY PROBLEMS
Due to their Anti-inflammatory and Antimicrobial effects, both Licorice root extract and tea may aid upper respiratory conditions. Glycyrrhizin extract from Licorice root helps relieve Asthma, especially when added to Modern Asthma treatments.
LICORICE ROOTS MAY HAVE ANTICANCER PROPERTIES
Due to its content of numerous plant compounds with Antioxidant and Anti-inflammatory effects, Licorice root extract has been studied for its protective effects against various sorts of Cancer. In particular, Licorice extract and its compounds have been linked to slowing or preventing Tumor or Malignant cell growth in skin, breast, colorectal, and prostate cancers.