Hilde Hemmes' VariCare cream contains an extract made from dried witch hazel leaf, which has a high concentration of tannins and was commonly used in our grandmother's day as a general household remedy. Medicinal Use Rub Hilde Hemmes' VariCare cream onto the affected area several times daily to relieve: varicose veins haemorrhoids feeling of heaviness in the legs. Claims are based on traditional use in western herbal medicine. Active Ingredients Contains extract equivalent to Hamamelis virginiana dry leaf 103 mg/g. Features / Benefits This product is listed on the Australian Register of Therapeutic Goods. Available in convenient, durable, tamper-evident tubes. Rapidly absorbed into the affected skin area. Water-based, non-greasy and gentle. Promotes the body's natural healing. Compatible with most skin types. Dosage Rub onto the affected area several times daily. Clinical trials have shown that horse chestnut has a vascular-tightening effect. Support pantyhose can help ease pain of varicose veins. Walking, swimming, cold leg showers, water treading or baths can also help. Precautions If symptoms persist, consult your healthcare practitioner. Use only as directed.