Mark Tierno's Medicinal Herbs Database

    Kelp
Botanical Name   Laminaria, various species
System Affected   iodine, infection, hair, nails, diuretic, vitamins
Properties   High content of natural plant iodine for propper function of thyroid; fights infection. Has high levels of calcium, potassium, magnesium, vitamins Excellent for (falling) hair & nails skin (wrinkles, sagging) acne, arthritis, bones, diabetes, heart, cleanses arteries reproductive organs, prostate indigestion, colon cleanser, anemia, brain
Description   seaweed
Origin   sea coasts
Notes    
Toxicity   none
Dosage   10 grains. Tea: 1oz kelp/1 pint hot water

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