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Saffron (Crocus Sativus) - Herbal Remedy for Skin Conditions

Saffron, Crocus sativus
  • Botanical Name: Crocus sativus
  • Family Name: Iridaceae
  • Other Name: Kesar

Uses of Saffron

  • Liver disorders
  • Spleen disorders
  • Sores
  • Acne
  • Skin condition
  • Cough
  • Asthma
  • Arthritis
  • Boost brain and heart
  • Diabetes
  • Menstrual problems
  • Insomnia

How to Use in Different Diseases?

  • It is useful for fever, liver and spleen disorders.
  • Saffron oil is helpful in sores.
  • It acts as an expectorant and hence useful for cough, asthma, flu, tuberculosis and other bronchitis disorders.
  • It is useful for acne and skin conditions.
  • For strengthening the heart and as a refrigerant for the brain.
  • Crushed with clarified butter (Ghee) it is used for treating diabetes.
  • Saffron is helpful for enlarged Liver and infection of Urinary Bladder and Kidneys and menstrual disorders.
  • Dripping water of boiled saffron in nose is good for curing headache and insomnia.
  • The whole plant is useful for gynecological ailments.

Parts used



Oil - Twice daily



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