Wormwood acts as a natural antiseptic and may be used to ease water retention. Wormwood is a strong herbal purifier that support the body's natural cleansing process. Direct application of wormwood herbs to the skin aids in healing wounds and insect bites as it is a counterirritant which has the ability to reduce pain.
Wormwood benefits in soap include relief of exhaustion, nervousness, and mild depression. Use it to relieve skin problems like eczema, reduce itch from ringworm, body acne, dermatitis and fungal infections and body odor.