Rock rose is used to treat panic, stress, extreme fright or fear, and anxiety; and for promoting calmness and relaxation.
Scientific studies have confirmed cistus’ ability to help eliminate toxins in the body.
The plant’s anti-aging properties extend to its effect on the skin. The very polyphenols that support our inner terrain encourage radiant, healthy complexions by boosting cellular rejuvenation.
It is used internally in the treatment of catarrh and diarrhea and as an emmenagogue.
Frank Petereit from Munster University said in his thesis that rock rose helps in many fungal infections such as mycosis and candida albicans.
Cistus’ tea has a strong anti-aging action.
Professor Claus Peter Siegers of Lubeck University proves that a cup of rockrose tea detoxifies the body and eliminates toxic heavy metals that come from cigarette smoke, dental fillings and environmental pollution.
Cistus prevents from bleeding, when applied to the skin.