Definitions for "Safflower"
An annual composite plant (Carthamus tinctorius), the flowers of which are used as a dyestuff and in making rouge; bastard, or false, saffron.
The dried flowers of the Carthamus tinctorius.
A dyestuff from these flowers. See Safranin (b).
Helps neutralize uric acid (meat contains uric acid). The body has no facility for ridding itself of uric acid; the only protection is to send water to dilute the acid. As the water, toxins and acid grow old, they harden and turn to fatty tissue and cellulite. This herb helps to neutralize the uric acid. Also for jaundice and gallbladder problems. Is believed to help regulate cholesterol levels in the blood. Contains vitamin K.
In Chinese Medicine is a vaso-dilator, and opens the blood vessels to speed healing of injuries or inflammatory conditions.
Keywords:  easily, absorbed, texture, light
light texture; easily absorbed