Treating Lichen Sclerosus Naturally Using Herbs
Most treatments from the doctor are steroid salves or creams. For those seeking more natural treatment, here are some herbs and natural treatments you can use to help heal and prevent the scarring of tissue as well as help with the irritating itch of Lichen Sclerosus (LS).
Comfrey is used for it’s tissue healing benefits. Also known as knit bone as it helps to “knit” the damaged cells back together. Comfrey helps to quickly heals wounds.
Calendula is “the” herb to have for skin conditions. It is antibacterial, anti-fungal, and antiseptic. It’s wound healing properties goes to help fight infections.
Red Clover is an anti-inflammtory helping to heal wounds. It has some phyto estrogen effects and has been shown to help heal lichen in menopausal women.
Plantain is a wonderful herb as it’s chemical properties help stop the itch on skin.
Witch Hazel is an astringent helping to dry the skin without over drying. It also acts as a protector against infections.
Lichen Sclerosus Natural Salve
Lichen Sclerosus Salve, used to treat and heal Lichen Sclerosus (LS) naturally, is available as a natural herbal salve from Cloverleaf Farm. Click here to learn more about this natural product.