Licorice, a type of plant, is used as flavoring for foods and beverages. It has a sweet flavor, which is why, it’s commonly used to make candies and other sweet treats. This plant is native to India, southern Europe and some parts of Asia.
The licorice root meanwhile is known for its numerous medicinal benefits. It is used to treat different kinds of digestive problems including heartburn and stomach ulcers. It can also boost energy levels and reduce stress. Check out more of its amazing benefits with the infographic above.