Growing medicinal plants at home can turn your windowsill into a living pharmacy.
The nutrients and antioxidants in herbs help to strengthen the immune system, protect heart, improve brain function and soothe the nerves.
Start with the cultivation of five herbs: they are low maintenance and can grow well as house plants in your kitchen.
Has antispasmodic and is very effective in cough. Sage essential oil helps relieve pain in case of sore throat and other throat disorders.
How to grow?
The seeds or shoots of plants are planted in early spring. Sage is often necessary to pour and keep on a Sunny windowsill.
How to use?
Place 6-8 sage leaves in a mug, mash them, add hot water. Wait until the leaves begin to isolate the essential oil. When the infusion has cooled, remove the leaves. To alleviate the cough, drink in small SIPS.
Rich in antioxidants and has antiseptic effect. Studies have shown that adding essential oils of Basil in drinking water is known to kill the parasite Giardia lamblia. Basil also helps to reduce stress, ease stomach pains and strengthen the immune system. Continue reading
Although pharmacology and very well developed in our day, herbal teas remain in the Arsenal of all Housewives as a healing tool. Medicinal herbs of the Crimea is much closer to the human body than drugs. Their therapeutic effect, though proceeding slowly, but with almost no side effects and is much longer.
In Crimea grows a lot of medicinal plants, name and purpose of which we list below in alphabetical order.
Adonis spring is used when failure of the cardiovascular activity and for repairing the nervous system.
Astragalus slackenerny in folk medicine recommended for cataracts of the respiratory tract, bloody diarrhea, gastro – intestinal disorders.
The Berberis vulgaris is used in the diets. The juice is used in inflammation of lungs, fever, coughing. Reveals anti-inflammatory, choleretic and diuretic effect.
The herbaceous periwinkle exhibits hypotensive and hypoglycemic basis.
Pimpernel saxifrage used in bronchial asthma, chronic gastritis, rheumatism, kidney stones. Juice removes dark spots.
Black henbane is applied with cramps, as an analgesic and a sedative.
Blocotenol Black is used as tonic. Continue reading
How to make your skin elastic and toned at home. Elastic skin is a dream of every woman, which, fortunately, is easily achievable even at home. Radiant youth and beauty of facial skin can make any woman beautiful. But unfortunately, constant stress, chronic lack of sleep, lack of fresh air and vitamin, excessive use of decorative cosmetics, pollution and a thousand other reasons, lead to the fact that our skin loses its luster and elasticity,and cosmetics are not too committed to back its freshness.
Folk remedies from wrinkles . As much as we wanted to avoid this, but at some point the age makes itself felt. One day you may notice on your face wrinkles. Though the wrinkles on the face is quite normal and age-related changes, but they can be addressed. At the moment there is an insane amount of diverse tools that help to eliminate this problem. Unfortunately, these drugs are a but expensive, and not everyone can buy them. And then here we can help folk cosmetics .
Folk remedies for hair loss. Hair loss is excessive, if a person loses more than 50-60 hair daily (loss of 30-50 hairs per day is considered normal). The causes of hair loss – metabolic disorders (deficiency of vitamin b 6 . folic acid); anxiety, sudden fright, stress ; General weakening of the body caused by past illnesses (anemia, influenza, chronic colds with high temperatures); the hereditary factor. Continue reading