Witch hazel bark is also used to produce tinctures and extracts for topical use. Infuse in hot water or tincture in alcohol to make astringent skin clarifying lotions and liniments.
Witch hazel has been historically utilize to help clear acne. The potent astringent has impressive anti-inflammatory effects due to the high level of tannins in the leaves. It is also known to help with bruises, infections, hemorrhoids, sun damage, and Varicose Veins.
2oz Witch Hazel Bark, chopped