What is Euphrasia?
Euphrasia (Eyebright) is a pretty little genus of about 450 species of herbaceous flowering plants in the family Orobanchaceae. Native to Britain & Europe, Euphrasia grows to a height of 30cm, bears pale lilac flowers, and has been used medicinally as far back as the 17th Century.
How are A.Vogel Eyebright Euphrasia Drops made?
A Euphrasia preparation, like A.Vogel Eyebright Euphrasia Drops, are made from the above-ground parts of the Euphrasia officinalis plant which are harvested and dried during the flowering period.
How does Euphrasia benefit the eyes?
Traditionally, Euphrasia has been used to treat inflammation from sinus infections, colds, and a Cough. However because it contains compounds called tannins, which appear to possess anti-inflammatory properties, Euphrasia is now typically touted as a natural remedy for eye issues.