Relieves minor pains and prevents infection. Stops bleeding and promotes healing of wounds. Yarrow is antiseptic, astringent, blood purifier, diaphoretic, diuretic and stimulant. It is a tonic and anti-inflammatory to the skin and mucus membranes of the stomach and bowels; helpful for varicose veins, gastroenteritis, dysentery and diarrhea. Yarrow helps to stop bleeding of stomach ulcers, hemorrhoids, and for nosebleeds. It tones the uterus, balances and regulates the menstrual cycle, reduces menstrual pains, helps with postpartum bleeding and abnormal flows. It also reduces symptoms of the menopause.