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Horsetail (Equisetum Arvense)

Commonly referred to as Horsetail, this herb has long been used by Native Americans to accelerate the body’s healing processes. It is rich in silica and minerals that the body needs to rebuild tissue. This herbal extract also supports the build up of Calcium in the body, nourishing the skin, hair, bones and tissues. Horsetail also possesses antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties. The plant is high in Silica, necessary for the health of the hair and scalp. It also has anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory properties (see PDR for Herbal Medicines, 2nd ed., p.409).