Grapes Herbal Remedies

Grapes are amazingly versatile; the fruit and it's skin, seeds and leaves are all put to good use. Grapes can be eaten as a fresh fruit, dried into raisins or made into grape wine and vinegars. Grape leaves are stuffed with spicy meats and vegetables and served as appetizers. Grapeseed oil is pressed from the seeds and makes a fine carrier oil for aromatherapy and skin care and a tasty oil for salads. Grape seeds are also the source of Pycnogenol © supplements. Resveratrol, another popular supplement is extracted from the skin of the grape.