SEAWEED (BLADDER WRACK) – Fucus vesiculosus

Found on the coasts of the North Sea, the western Baltic Sea, and the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.

Traditionally used in the diets of people residing bicoastal areas.

Fucus vesiculosus, known by the common name bladder wrack or bladderwrack, is a seaweed found on the coasts of the North Sea, the western Baltic Sea, and the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, also known by the common names black tang, rockweed, bladder fucus, sea oak, black tany, cut weed, dyers fucus, red fucus, and rock wrack. It was the original source of iodine, discovered in 1811, and was used extensively to treat goitre, a swelling of the thyroid gland related to iodine deficiency.

Seaweed is commonly used in dietary supplements and anti-cellulite products.

Soothes and moisturizes skin.

Activates fat lipolysis.

Contains firming, detoxifying and decongestant properties.

Has antifungal and antibacterial action.

Used internally for obesity and rheumatism.

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