Witch Hazel

Hamamelis virginiana – extracts of the leaves and bark of a deciduous shrub that has astringent, tonic and sedative qualities. Used to treat minor skin injuries or irritations, eg sunburn, itching, insect bites, scrapes, and to stop minor bleeding. Can have a tightening effect on skin. Often found in aftershave lotions, cleansers, toners, towlettes, skin firmers and deodorants.

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