Sorrel is traditionally known to have anti-cancer properties. It is very healthy for the skin, hair and helps to prevent breast cancer and good for the bones. Also it relieves coughs, good for boils and abscesses. In addition it helps in weight loss, removes toxins from the body, improves eyesight and lowers blood pressure.
Sorrel is rich in antioxidants, has iron which helps to fight anemia. Also prevents scurvy, reduces cold sores and fever blisters. It benefits the kidneys, improves blood circulation, lower cholesterol and triglycerides.