Daruharidra (Berberis Aristata)
Daruharidra (Berberis Aristata) also known as Indian barberry or Tree Turmeric. Its botanical name is Berberis aristata. It has been used in Ayurveda for centuries. The fruit and stem of Daruharidra are widely used for its medicinal benefits. The fruit is edible and is a rich source of vitamin C.It is mainly beneficial for skin problems like inflammation and psoriasis as it has anti-inflammatory and anti-psoriatic activity. It helps in managing acne by preventing the growth of acne causing bacteria and reducing inflammation due to its antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties.
Studies have shown this herb to have the following actions:-