Red Clover (Trifolium pratense) is a wild perennial herb that is native to the meadows of Europe, Western Asia, Africa. The leafy greens of the herb are used to make sweet herbal therapeutic tea to treat a lot of different health issues.
Red Clover contains isoflavones and phytoestrogens. The isoflavonoids contain many vitamins, nutrients, and minerals. It is rich in calcium, chromium, magnesium, niacin, phosphorus, potassium, thiamine, and vitamin C.
Red Clover slows the process of skin aging due to its phytoestrogen effects and helps to maintain youthful skin. Topical application of red clover in creams has been used to treat psoriasis, eczema, skin ulcers, and other such skin problems.
Red clover tea is an effective hair rinse due to its rich isoflavones. It also strengthens hair by preventing dandruff and scalp irritations. It softens, adds volume and luster to the hair making it more manageable.