Let's start with the fact that borage has a beneficial effect on our health, it has substances that are beneficial to the body, such as:
- vitamin C
- organic acids
Flavonoids, another name for dyes, have an antioxidant effect, inhibit the formation of free radicals, slow down the aging process of the body, protect against cancer, and strengthen blood vessels. They also have a diastolic effect, which is important in the treatment of painful menstruation.
Borage, rich in mucus, is useful in the treatment of intestinal diseases. It acts as an expectorant in throat inflammations, thanks to which it soothes coughs, and the essential oils calm down and have a relaxing effect.
Vitamin C, which is valuable for health, contained in borage, has a positive effect on the body's immunity, helps to fight colds, alleviates the course of the disease and reduces annoying symptoms. Thanks to it, wounds heal faster and reduce the abundance of hemorrhages. It should also be mentioned that it stimulates the production of collagen in the body.
Mineral salts contained in borage: silicon, potassium, iron, zinc, magnesium show a whole spectrum of possibilities supporting health and beauty. Who wouldn't like beautiful hair and nails? Who is indifferent to concentration, mobility or well-being? The above-mentioned mineral salts are largely responsible for all of this.