Working with Irish Moss
Irish moss is used to treat bronchitis and coughs, as it is both an expectorant and demulcent herb. Its soothing properties also make it useful for gastritis, ulcers, and kidney and bladder ailments. Irish moss is often included in skin lotions as a skin softening agent.
Irish Moss has a taste of SALTY and a temperature of COOL.
Conditions treated with Irish Moss
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