Cistus contains an exceptionally large amount of polyphenols, i.e. substances that neutralize free radicals (also known as antioxidants), it has more of them than green tea. Thanks to this, it inhibits the development of inflammation and fights pathogenic microorganisms. It helps cleanse the body of toxins and heavy metals. Thanks to this, it improves the condition of the skin, prevents the appearance of wrinkles and helps to get rid of acne.
It is a herbal powerhouse, its action in short: diuretic, anti-hemorrhagic, seals blood vessels, hematopoietic, anti-rheumatic. stimulates metabolism, accelerates healing, detoxifies the body, has an astringent effect, has antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties Horsetail herb contains: silicon, flavonoids, potassium salts, organic acids, saponins, phytosterols. vitamin C, carotenoids, tannins and resin compounds.
The flowers contain flavonoids, polyphenolic acids, organic acids, tannins, traces of essential oils, mineral salts. On the other hand, fruits contain reducing sugar, pectin, tannins, polyphenolic acids, organic acids, B vitamins, vitamin C, carotenoids, as well as diaphoretic and antiviral mineral salts. antibacterial against the H. Pylori strain, Streptococcus pyogenes, diuretic and detoxifying, for colds, antipyretic and anti-inflammatory, laxative, stimulating immunity, rheumatic and migraine pain, lowering blood pressure, antioxidant, menstrual pain.