Calamus is a perennial, marshy plant native to northern Europe and Asian close proximity to water. It is also known as sweet flag, beewort, flag root, sweet root, and sweet grass.
Uses: Skin care : For skin care, the extract of calamus, lactose is used in making bath preparation. This preparation gives a moisturizing effect on the skin. Hair care : The extract of calamus root is one of the major constituents in the formulation of general tonic in respect of hair care.