Star Anise is a good looking spice that is not only famous for its flavour but also for its amazing health benefits:
- It helps the digestive system to function well and treats digestive problems.
- It has antiseptic properties that can help heal wounds and cure skin disorders like scabies. It is also effective in getting rid of lice.
- It can help increase libido in women and men.
- It offers relief from respiratory problems like dry cough, bronchitis and asthma.
- It enhances the body’s immunity and provides relief from low back pain and rheumatism.
- It can cure insomnia and facilitate a good night’s sleep as it has sedative properties.
- It contains Shikimic acid, which helps cure the flu.