Dandelion root is very good at managing blood sugar in people with diabetes and repairing liver damage. It has diuretic properties and is sometimes included in weight-loss formulations to help drop water weight. Dandelion root is sometimes used to heal skin lesions, rashes, and acne. In traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), dandelion has been used to treat stomach problems, appendicitis, and breast problems, such as inflammation or lack of milk flow. In Europe, dandelion was used in remedies for fever, boils, eye problems, diabetes, and diarrhea.
Its also highly beneficial for high cholesterol, blood sugars, inflammation, blood pressure, cancer, heartburn, kidney function and eating disorders.