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.