Cleansing herbs which may be part of a detoxification diet

 

  • Garlic--blood cleanser, lowers blood fats, natural antibiotic
  • Red Clover--blood cleanser, good during convalescence and healing
  • Echinacea--lymph cleanser, improves lymphocyte and phagocyte actions
  • Dandelion icon--liver and blood cleanser, diuretic, filters toxins, a tonic
  • Chaparral Tea --strong blood cleanser, with possibilities for use in cancer therapy
  • Cayenne Pepper--blood purifier, increases fluid elimination and sweat
  • Ginger root --stimulates circulation and sweating
  • Licorice Root--"great detoxifier," biochemical balancer, mild laxative
  • Yellow dock root--skin, blood, and liver cleanser, contains vitamin C and iron
  • Burdock Root--skin and blood cleanser, diuretic and diaphoretic, improves liver function, antibacterial and antifungal properties
  • Sarsaparilla root--blood and lymph cleanser, contains saponins, which reduce microbes and toxins
  • Prickly ash bark--good for nerves and joints, anti-infectious
  • Oregon grape root--skin and colon cleanser, blood purifier, liver stimulant
  • Parsley leaf --diuretic, flushes kidneys
  • Goldenseal --blood, liver, kidney, and skin cleanser, stimulates detoxification

 

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Herbs Useful In Detoxification

Blood Cleansers
Laxatives
Diuretics
Skin Cleansers
Echinacea Cascara sagrada Parsley Burdock root   
Red Clover  Buckthorn Yarrow Oregon grape
Dandelion Dandelion icon Cleavers Yellow dock
Burdock icon Yellow dock Horsetail Goldenseal
Yellow dock Rhubarb root Corn silk Ginger
Oregon grape root Senna leaf Uva Ursi Elder flowers
  Licorice root Juniper berries Peppermint
      Cayenne pepper  

Antibiotics
 
Garlic  
Myrrh Gum.  
Prickly ash  
Wormwood  
Echinacea  
Propolis  
Cloves  
Eucalyptus  

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2002 Healing Daily