Help skin problems : yeshthimadhu is beneficial to treat eczema, skin rashes, psoriasis, and itchy and dry skin. in liquorice may decrease the signs of atopic dermatitis (eczema). Just applying a concentrated extract made from liquorice root onto the area 2 to 3 times daily can help alleviate skin problems. Liquorice root extracts are widely used as a botanical agent in sunscreens.
Reduce Fat : liquorice help reduce excessive fat accumulation in the body. reductions in body fat, body weight, body mass index, and low density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol levels. glycyrrhetinic acid (a component of liquorice) reduced the thickness of fat on the thigh.
Oral health : The antibacterial and antimicrobial properties of liquorice may prevent the growth of cavity-causing bacteria, reduce plaque, fight bad breath and keep the teeth and gums strong and healthy. liquorice root extract helps maintain oral health and can be beneficial when used in oral hygiene products such as toothpaste and mouthwash.
Anti-inflammatory properties : liquorice anti-inflammatory abilities are so strong that they are used to heal all manner of irritated tissue be they inside or outside the body. The action is very much like that of a steroid such as cortisone. The good news with this steroid-like actions that it does not come packing the immuno-suppressing side effects of chemically synthesized steroids. People who are attempting to get the steroid may often used liquorice to help in their bodies off the drugs.
Anti-Oxidant : The antioxidant properties present in the liquorice root checks cholesterol build-up in arteries that contributes to arteriosclerosis by delaying oxidation and by making density lipoprotein more resistant to oxidation process.
Respiratory System : It is excellent emollient and hence used in cough, asthma and hoarseness of voice. it to be demulcent, emollient, expectorant and useful in cough and chest afflictions. it is used to treat coughs, laryngitis, sore throat, bronchitis and chronic bronchitis.
Treats Ulcers : liquorice (DGL) is useful in treating ulcers of the digestive tract because of the flavonoids, which are not harmed by the removal of glycyrrhizin. The flavonoids have been known to kill Helicobacter pylori, the bacteria that cause most ulcers and inflammations of the stomach.
Skin whitening and lightening : yesthimadhu has a natural and an attractive brightening property which slowly and gradually fades away the dark spots, hyper-pigmentation, dark circles under the eye, sunburns, tanning of the skin. It acts as a natural sunscreen that protects the skin from the harmful UV rays. Continuous use of Liquorice gives a bright, white, lustrous, wrinkle free and glowing skin.