Sap from the Amazonian tree Croton lechleri Muell. Arg., also known as Sangre de Drago (Dragons Blood) contains high volume of antioxiodants, taspine alkaloid, tannin, and other substances responsible for its exceptional anti-inflammatory and healing properties. It may facilitate healing and regeneration of the skin. It may have a disinfecting effect on some types of the fungal skin diseases and lesions of viral origin. It may be effective in the treatment of warts and small wart-like growths on the surface of the skin. It may alleviate skin inflammations. It may be used in the treatment of the 1st degree burns, alleviation of reactions to insect bites and allergic reactions of the skin.
Croton lechleri sap.