Good to know Malaria is not in sight, since sleeping in a pile of sagebrush
Knowledge about folk medicine came to us from the dawn of mankind. Already at the earliest stages of man, guided by the instinct of self-preservation, was forced to give himself medical aid for various injuries and diseases. And, of course, means that he was looking for in the natural environment. The plants were not only a source of food, but also helped him to get rid of diseases. Over the years people have accumulated and enriched their knowledge in herbal medicine and passed them from generation to generation.
In Russia in each house hung herbs: chamomile, St. John’s wort, nettle, fireweed. Five to seven herbs and people are not sick as often as now.
Traditional medicine at all times was and still is for people accessible and understandable method for the treatment and prevention of disease. Because it uses the funds that it is easy to find. And one of the oldest drugs are the fees different herbs, which our ancestors personally sought and treated. Continue reading
Herbs in cosmetics
Aloe tincture from the fresh leaves is used for washing of the skin with pustular rash. It is also used in the form of a preparation “Biostime” for acne, seborrhea, furunculosis, abscesses, etc.
Althaea officinalis ( leaves, roots) – is used topically as a decoction for washing at inflammatory diseases of the skin and irritation of the sensitive dry skin.
White willow ( bark of young branches) – externally in the form of a decoction used as a wash for seborrhea and acne.
Tilia cordata – externally in the form of decoctions for washing and compresses in inflammatory processes of the mouth, the freckles, the hair loss. for dry and normal skin.
Burdock (burdock, young roots) – externally in the form of decoction is ideal for the care of hair and skin, seborrhea, hair loss, dandruff, acne, insect bites. For washing the skin, use the juice of burdock.
Chamomile – outer :5 teaspoons of crushed flowers, pour a glass of boiling water and let stand in a closed vessel for 10-15 minutes, strain the cooled liquid. then use for compresses, rubbing, smudging, etc. in inflammatory and pustular diseases of the skin and mucous membranes, eczema, burns and chilblains, dandruff and seborrhea. Continue reading
Traditional recipes of beauty — it is primarily homemade beauty recipes that do not require large financial costs, but very effective. No wonder some of them are called grandma’s beauty recipes our grandmothers once applied face masks, were passed from mouth to mouth the most effective and tested recipes of potions, recipes masochek, baths, home creams.
There are many women’s secrets left to us by inheritance from grandmothers, Queens, noblewomen and other women, who lived during the time when there weren’t the tools that we see today in abundance on the shelves of fashion and cosmetics stores.
One of those women secrets – an ice cube in the morning, which will help you to Wake up, to feel cheerful, and your skin acquires a beautiful shade and remains young longer. Washing the ice strengthens blood vessels. This prevention of rosacea (but do not overdo it, watch the reaction of the skin). You can alternate types of frozen concoctions. To wipe a face, neck, décolleté. It is better to use mineral water, non-carbonated. Continue reading