Burdock Root Extract by Best Botanicals has been used for traditional medicine on treating poultices made from Burdock in the treatment of bruises and burns. Acne is also said to improve with use of Burdock. In antifungal uses, Burdock is used historically to treat skin diseases and fungal infections. It can be effective when applied to skin tumors. Psoriasis and eczema symptoms are lessened by the use of a Burdock Root as well.