The cosmetic action of St john’s worts is quite limited mainly due to the photosensitivity that characterizes it. The oil and any cream containing its oil, should be used only at night to avoid skin irritation.
Tag: herbs for freckles
In a country like Greece, sun exposure is inevitable. You do not need systematic sunbathing to cause sunburn, irritation, photosensitivity and freckles in the long run. But there are herbs that help protect the skin from dangerous radiation and skin tissue aging.
The use of rose as an herb in cosmetics has been known since antiquity until today. It is not only the wonderful fragrance that makes its use necessary in cosmetics, but the many beneficial properties it provides to the skin.
Fenugreek is one of the herbs that has less cosmetic properties than healing. Fenugreek is one of the best herbs for treating sensitive skin with many problems related to acne and skin diseases. You will hardly find fenugreek in cosmetics, but you can use the herb as it is for the treatment of skin conditions.