St. John’s Wort

Hypericum perforatum

Antioxidants and interleukins in St. John’s Wort decrease inflammation, making it a practical option for those suffering with aches and pains as well as skin conditions that cause inflammation. When applied to the skin, St. John’s Wort treats burns and scrapes by boosting blood flow to the affected area. When in creams it help keep open wounds clean by killing microorganisms. It has also been known to help sooth sensitive skin.