Huang Bai (Raw) (Cortex Phellodendri)
Properties: bitter, cold
Channels: Kidneys, Bladder
Key Characteristics: Clears heat, dries dampness, also drains Kidney fire and resolves fire toxins, especially for damp-heat in the lower burner and legs.
Additional Notes: This is the raw form. We offer five forms of Huang Bai.
B) Chao Huang Bai is dry-fried to be easier on your digestion. If dry-fried is desired please select Huang Bai (Chao) from the herbs list.
C) Jiu Chao Huang Bai is wine-fried for upper burner fire and skin. If wine-fried is desired please select Huang Bai (Jiu) from the herbs list.
D) Huang Bai Tan is charred making it best for stopping bleeding due to blood heat. If charred is desired please select Huang Bai (Tan) from the herbs list.
E) Huang Bai (Powdered) can be used internally, however is best for external use such as creams or ointments.