Sassafras Extract Sassafras albidum liquid.
Sassafras has been used for centuries as a tonic to cleanse the liver and blood, which thus helps to alleviate internally caused skin ailments, such as acne, eczema and psoriasis, as well as relieve gout, arthritis, rheumatism and liver ailments. It is said to help the body rid itself of toxins and pollutants through efficient removal of wastes.
Sassafras has been used as a stimulant, diaphoretic, and alterative. When combined with guaiacum or sarsaparilla it helps treat chronic rheumatism, syphilis, and skin diseases such as eczema and acne. The oil is said to relieve the pain caused by menstrual obstructions. As a topical it can be used for rheumatic pains and has even been used as a dental disinfectant.