2. It prevents infections on the skin
If you have cut your skin, Echinacea can be used to prevent infection. When your skin is wounded and your flesh is exposed, bacteria can easily get inside your body and start multiplying owing to the warmth and hydration that your inner body provides; Echinacea puts a stop to this. It can be used on open wounds without causing irritation to the skin and it effectively kills off bacteria that try to multiply and grow in your body. As well as stopping infection, when you apply Echinacea to the skin, it helps speed up the process of healing as well.