Used in acne treatments, burdock has antibacterial properties and can be called upon to help regulate oil production. Burdock is known to be a natural healer and a blood purifier. A good source of vitamins E and P and B-complex, burdock can help skin disorders, reduce pain and swelling, while cleansing and purifying the blood. It can also be used to nourish oily skin. Burdock root oil extract is used in Europe as a hair treatment. It feeds the scalp, promoting hair strength, shine and body. It can be used as a natural hair tonic to reduce an itching scalp, combat dandruff and heal the skin.

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