Other: bouncing bet
Saponaria officinalis L.
Plant Family: Caryophyllaceae
Soapwort is, as its name suggests, a plant with a "soapy" consistency. A member of the clove family, soapwort is a low-growing perennial shrub with a thick tap root used in herbal medicines and for making soaps.
Fiber, sugars, saponins.
Most commonly found as a tea, however it can be taken as an extract or capsule though much rarer. Cosmetically it can be included into bath and body care products.
Specific: Use caution with internal use.
General: We recommend that you consult with a qualified healthcare practitioner before using herbal products, particularly if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medications.
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