Yomogi, Japanese Skincare Ingredients, Amayori

Artemisia princeps

Provenance: Japan

About: Yomogi is a beloved herb in Japan and is considered to be one of the most important herbs for beauty and skincare. Often consumed as a tea, yomogi has a fresh, slightly sweet taste and is used for female health support. It is also believed to help people who are often cold.

Both internally and externally, yomogi is a healer. It speeds up the skin’s renewal cycle, it works wonders for bruises, and it soothes and calms the skin by reducing inflammation.

In Japan, yomogi baths are popular to alleviate skin conditions as well as to relieve discomfort in the muscles and joints.

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