Dandelion has been traditionally used in Herbal Medicine as a diuretic
It has also been used traditionally to help treat digestive disturbances (dyspepsia), to help increase bile flow (cholagogue), and to help stimulate appetite.
Dandelion has also been used traditionally in Herbal Medicine as an alterative to help relieve dermatological conditions such as eczema.
How It Woks:
Dandelion is one of the first wild plants to grow in spring as an invitation to cleanse the system from a long winter. Native to Europe and naturalized in North America, dandelion grows everywhere on this continent. Dandelion is so widely despised as a weed; it's sometimes difficult to see this plant for what it really is—a nutritious healing plant with a medicinal reputation dating back more than 1,000 years.