Daisy is best known for its ability to heal wounds, cuts, sprains, and its ability to treat a variety of skin conditions, including helping to counter the effects of aging and sun spots. It is also useful for treating digestive issues, colds and flus, and helping to regulate heavy menstrual cycles or postpartum bleeding. Daisies are gentle and effective and can be used by children and the elderly. They are astringent, bitter, and drying.
In Traditional Chinese Medicine, daisies are recognized as treating Lung and digestive disorders with underlying Yin Deficiency. They Dry Damp, Clear Heat, especially False Heat associated with Yin Deficiency, and help to heal wounds and prevent infections.