White willow contains salicilin, the active ingredient in aspirin. Unlike aspirin, it is not harmful to the stomach. White willow is an excellent choice for relieving relieve pain, reducing fever, and alleviating headaches. The tea also makes a nice toner or steam for oily skin.
THS recommends that you consult with a qualified healthcare professional before using herbal products, particularly if you take other medications, or if you are nursing, pregnant, or expecting to become pregnant.
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