Sentence Examples


  • An oil obtained from the inner bark is astringent and is used in the treatment of various skin afflictions, especially eczema and psoriasis.
  • Lemon: Antiseptic, antibacterial, antifungal, astringent, stimulant, Tonic.
  • The bark has an astringent and slightly bitter taste.
  • Horse Chestnut Extract - a natural astringent, its seed contains tannic acid, which has a soothing effect.
  • Herbal Advice: It is useful to have astringent herbs to staunch the flow.

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