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witch-hazel

Shrub/tree 10-25 ft (3-8m) Light colored odd-looking flowers with super thin wild shrivelled petals that look like a yellow spider. Bark and leaves are astringent, anti-oxidant tea used for bowel conditions like hemorrhoids, diarrhea, inflammation of mucus membranes, lung conditions, bronchitis, heavy menstrual periods, internal bleeding, stomach ulcers, varicose veins, mouthwash, bleeding gums. Applied externally for skin conditions, itching, bruises, bleeding wounds, insect bites, sore muscles, eye problems, hemorrhoids. Bottled liquid witch hazel sold in stores has toxic chemicals and does not contain many of the healing properties. Make your own !
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01 (116) (a) Other species include American witchhazel (Hamarnelis virginiana), sugar maple (Acer saccharum), striped maple (A.
Astronomical data for January The phases of the Chinese Witchhazel
LANDSCAPE NOTES: Vernal Witchhazel blooms during the "drab of winter," making it a welcome site for early color.
Especially suited for oily and combination skins there's Face Cleansing Gel (200ml) which is enriched with essential oil, and extracts of Rosemary and Witchhazel, to provide a natural cleanser.
Dosso Dossi(*), originally the catalogue of an exhibition at the New York Metropolitan Museum, is a work of some beauty in itself, from the cover (in Dosso's favoured colours of cypress green and dull witchhazel gold) inwards.
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Add some cut branches of willows, forsythias, witchhazel and other shrubs to vases and enjoy your own flower show.
Yesterday, after preparing the ground, the group planted more than 50 plants, which were mainly shrubs, such as silver birch, dogwood, witchhazel and honeysuckle.
The shaving products also includes witchhazel extract which helps to stop bleeding from razor nicks and cuts.
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These are hamamelis mollis, or witchhazel to you and me," he explains.
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