Its assets as flavonoids, vitamins and trace elements promote and support the use of this extract as anti-aging treatments as it stimulates circulation while trace elements by their cell layers are favored with the nutrients present.
Horsetail has a long history as a remedy for sore joints, haemostatic, astringent, remineralizing, is recommended in cases of general debility, strengthens brittle nails and hair lifeless.
Horsetail is added in treatments for varicose veins, leg fatigue, toners and astringents to alleviate skin problems such as acne and eczema, for oily skin; in the formulation of shampoos and hair conditioners to restore the natural acidity of the scalp, invigorate the circulation and provide the hair a healthy glow, and to strengthen it. You can incorporate muscle relaxants, powders, nail polish shade to provide uniform facial soaps, toothpastes, etc.
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Its aerial parts are used for the preparation of extracts, their active alkaloids, flavonoids, silica, saponins, manganese, potassium, sulfur, magnesium and tannins.