Eyebright Tincture - Euphrasia officinalis Tincture
Single herbal tincture made with dried herb of Euphrasia officinalis (Eyebright).
The Eyebright (Euphrasia officinalis) belongs to the broomrape family (Orobanchaceae) and mainly thrives in France, with the exception of the Mediterranean region. This plant can also be found in other parts of Europe, such as Germany, Austria and Scotland.
Traditionally, Eyebright was used to treat eye infections, but also for headaches and stomach complaints.
The Eyebright is an annual plant that usually grows between 10 and 25 cm high and is covered with numerous long glandular hairs. From May to September the plant blooms with white flowers that often have a light purple upper lip and a yellow spot on the lower lip.