Modern women have a huge advantage over the older generation of their grandmothers in the selection of cosmetics beauty, as the range of cosmetics, which are offered at credstar advertising, the Internet, and just in the form of a gift of stock, well, a very large and diverse, which leads to confusion and complete dismay.
But despite the seemingly huge range, quite hard to find individually appropriate cosmetics, but still respecting the principle of price-quality – safety.
Unfortunately quite often, yielding to the influence of advertising and buying expensive beauty products we can be disappointed and not surprising, because we are all individual. In addition, the development of the composition of cosmetic products is carried out in the institutes of cosmetology and scientific laboratories often with the use of artificially created ingredients.
So we have to think what means to trust and which not and doesn’t purchased a cosmetic beauty and health in General. Continue reading
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
The plant Mother and stepmother
The plant is widespread in Europe, Asia, and North and South America, where it was introduced by settlers as a medicinal product. Mother-and-stepmother can often be found in the debris, mess, and roadsides and trails. In some areas it is considered a weed.
The plant is used medicinally for cough. The name “Tussilago” means “cough”. Historically, the mother — and — stepmother is used in diseases of the lungs such as asthma, as well as various types of cough, caused by Smoking. Crushed flowers supposedly cured skin conditions, and the plant itself is also eaten. Detection of toxic alkaloids makes it possible to use the mother-and-stepmother in liver disease.
Mother-and-stepmother has also become a popular ingredient in confectionery products, for example, the pez candy is manufactured using extract a mother and stepmother. Hard candies soothe sore throats and reduce coughing breast, the recipe of which was developed in the UK. Now they are a popular medicinal candies, known worldwide under the name “Coltsfoot rock”. Continue reading