Sandy everlasting is a shrub commonly found in sandy, dry, and stony areas around the Mediterranean. It has a strong odor like curry. The parts of the plant that grow above the ground, especially the dried flowers, are used to make medicine.

Sandy everlasting is used for upset stomach (dyspepsia), liver disorders, gallbladder disease, asthma, joint pain (rheumatism), headache, migraine, and many other conditions, but there is no good scientific evidence to support these uses.

In foods, beverages, and tobacco, sandy everlasting extract is used as a flavoring.

In manufacturing, it is used in perfumes, and before- and after-sun products.

How does it work ?

Sandy everlasting contains chemicals that might help fight bacteria, reduce swelling (inflammation), act as antioxidants, and reduce sugar levels in the blood.

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