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Bayberry Root Bark Powder

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Bayberry Root

Latin name: Myrica cerifera

Health Benefits of Bayberry Root Bark Powder

Bayberry is a bitter astringent and aromatic herb that stimulates circulation, increases perspiration, and controls bacterial infection.  Health benefits include:



  • Bayberry is used for varicose veins and internally for colds, flu, fever, bleeding gums, and sore throat. It is also used for excessive mucus, colitis, and excessive or heavy menstruation.
  • It is excellent to use in the early stages of infection, as it contains myricitrin, which exhibits antibiotic activity against a wide range of bacteria.
  • For external use, the traditional use of bayberry is for itching skin, ulcers, sores, dandruff, and hair loss.
  • Bayberry is used in the treatment of digestive ailments such as diarrhea, food poisoning, chronic gastritis, and dysentery.  It is often combined with Ginger for the treatment of digestive problems.


How to Use Bayberry Root Bark Powder

  • Use as a poultice for external use. When using internally, the encapsulated form is best.


Cautions and Side Effects of Bayberry Root Bark Powder

  • Safe during pregnancy and nursing and is safe for children.


Fun Facts About Bayberry Root Bark Powder

  • Bayberry is best known for its fragrance, which is used in the production of scented Christmas candles.  

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  1. First Time

    Posted by Unknown on 28th Oct 2013

    This was my first time buying tea in bulk. I have to admit, it wasn't quite what I expected. However, I've really enjoyed these herbs and intend on getting more very soon.

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