Helichrysum, also called curry plant and immortal, has multiple species. H. italicum has shown anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial qualities in vitro and in vivo, but human studies are needed. Widely used to improve skin quality, a few research studies have been found showing potential.
INSECTICIDAL / REPELLENT / LARVICIDAL
ANTIMICROBIAL / ANTIVIRAL / ANTIBACTERIAL / ANTIFUNGAL
SKIN / WOUND HEALTH
By: Kathy Sadowski
Last Updated: 11/13/19