Where is it used for?
MHRB root bark has industrial use as a dye for textiles. Due to the high tannin content is used on a large scale as a natural colourant for leather.
MHRB root bark has been valued for thousands of years in South America for its use in cosmetic products such as shampoo and Maya famous Tepescohuite Soap.
The root bark has been recently appreciated as a pleasant aromatic incense, now also an important ingredient in the essential oils market.