Althea Root Powder, Wildcrafted



Product Information

Althea root is the stronger part of the Marshmallow plant. It contains a protective substance known as mucilage poly-saccharides that soothe, heal, moisturize and protect inflamed tissues.  

Botanical Name:  Althaea officinalis

Country of Origin:  USA

Plant Part Used:  root 

Constituents:  mucilage (in the root up to 35% and in the leaf about 10%) 

Suggested Usage Rate:  up to user’s discretion 

Properties: anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, emollient, anti-microbial, wound healing, soothing, helps to obtain moisture from the air and hold to the skin 

Solubility:  will not dissolve but can be made into a solution whether with water (like a tea) or alcohol and many times glycerin and then possibly used in product manufacturing 

Storage Recommendation:  we recommend storage in an airtight container, zip lock bag if container not accessible but always store in a cool, dark environment or freezer to preserve freshness and potency. 

Due to insurance and FDA regulations, we are not able to suggest specific dosage information. We will not answer questions or make suggestions pertaining to any type of medical or healthcare.