The most valuable oils from plants and herbs have long been used as medicinal and cosmetic products.
"Zdravnitza" collected recipes with their healthy properties. Some of them you can make yourself at home or find them in our stores to have in the home pharmacy.
St. John's wort oil
20 g of fresh flowers are poured with 200 ml of olive oil and soaked for 40 days. Drink 1-2 tsp. 30 minutes before meals, 2-3 times a day. It is recommended for ulcers and stomatitis, periodontitis, pharyngitis, as well as for diseases of the bile ducts and kidney stones as a pain reliever and anthelmintic.
Half a cup of fresh St. John's wort flowers and leaves are soaked for 3 weeks in one of the following oils - olive, almond or linseed oil. It is strained. Store in a cool place.
It is used for burns, hard-to-heal wounds, ulcers, boils, wounds of the oral mucosa, and also for dog or cat bites, as well as rashes on the lips during colds.
Milk thistle oil
Many systematic studies have investigated the efficacy of milk thistle in the treatment of liver diseases, in particular, alcoholic liver disease and hepatitis B and C.
Long-term use of milk thistle oil helps to dissipate more quickly the symptoms of bile retention and reduction in indirect bilirubin. It has been scientifically proven that milk thistle oil has antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and anti-toxic effects.
Milk thistle oil also helps with spleen problems.
Herbalists recommend milk thistle oil in the treatment of varicose veins and various ailments in the pelvis, including problems related to the menstrual cycle and kidney pain.
Black seed (black cumin) oil
The unique combination in the natural oil of more than 100 active ingredients and around 50 natural catalysts for the biosynthesis of the cells has the power to regulate immune function and maintain better health from an early age. It contains 15 amino acids (including 8 of the 9 essential), omega 6 and 9, the vitamins A, B1, B2, B6 and C, carotene, niacin, folacin, and potassium, calcium, phosphorus, magnesium, sodium, iron, manganese, , selenium, copper, and zinc. There is a high content of gamma-linolenic acid (an essential fatty acid for maintenance of healthy skin), oleic, linoleic and palmitic acid.
There is scientific evidence that black cumin oil relieves the symptoms of acute angina. It is also a very valuable helper for people who work with chemical substances. Black cumin oil prevents health problems in such people.
Thymoquinone, unique to the plant, exhibits exceptional anti-inflammatory and analgesic properties; is a strong antioxidant and helps detoxification. Black seed oil helps with oxidative stress and immune deficiency. By affecting the thymus, the oil stimulates the production of bone marrow, activates and regulates the synthesis of the necessary hormones, destroys viruses, bacteria and fungi. Black cumin works to boost immunity and activate the body's own life forces.
Peppermint oil is an excellent remedy for relieving the symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome. The use of peppermint oil relaxes the smooth muscles of the gastrointestinal tract and has an anti-inflammatory effect. Peppermint oil reduces the sensation of stomach pain.
Peppermint oil and the menthol it contains have a beneficial effect on functional dyspepsia - a condition characterized by bloating and bloating in the stomach.
Peppermint oil is a powerful antispasmodic and an effective means of eliminating stomach gas and soothing the symptoms of diarrhea.
A medium-sized garlic is cleaned and ground into a paste. Place in a glass jar and pour 1 teaspoon of unrefined oil. Turn it upside down with the cap and put it in the refrigerator. The next day, squeeze 1 teaspoon of lemon juice and pour it into a tablespoon. Add 1 teaspoon of garlic oil and mix. Drink 3 times a day, 30 minutes before meals. The course lasts from 7 to 21 weeks, there is a one-month break, then it is repeated.
It helps with shortness of breath, soothes spasms of the brain and heart, is prescribed for sclerosis. A very good vasodilator.
Sea buckthorn oil
Sea buckthorn oil is particularly suitable for damage to the skin and mucous membrane after X-ray or radium irradiation, it has a pain-relieving and wound-healing effect. Skin diseases (acne, neurodermatitis, psoriasis and chronic dermatological burns), diabetes, anemia are treated with this oil. It is also used for diseases of the esophagus, stomach, nasopharynx, and tonsillitis.
It is used in pharmacy to make suppositories and vaginal medicinal balls, as well as in cosmetics. It is also used for food, it has a pleasant aroma. After extracting the cocoa butter from the seeds of the plant (Theobroma cacao), the pomace is ground and the well-known cocoa powder is obtained.
Eucalyptus oil is a powerful antioxidant - much stronger than rivanol and carbolic acid.
It is used for osteomyelitis, boils, erosion of the uterus. In a mixture with water and alcohol, it is applied as a deodorant, and for inhalations in diseases of the upper respiratory tract, asthma, etc., add 15-20 drops to 1 cup of hot water.
It helps with gastrointestinal complaints, stimulates the appetite. In this case, it is recommended to take 4-6 drops on a lump of sugar 1-2 times a day.
Diluted with water, it is suitable for compresses for difficult-to-heal wounds and inflamed skin, as well as for rubbing in rheumatism, arthritis and sprains. In the case of foot fungus, drip directly onto the affected areas. Otherwise, it is recommended not to apply it undiluted, as it can cause irritation and burns to the mucous membranes. The same applies to a toothache, a chewed bud from the clove tree is kept on the sick tooth, but not for a long time.
It has an anti-inflammatory and anti-putrefaction effect in gangrene. It is used in bronchial asthma. In Italy they use it internally for stomach aches and constipation.
1-2 drops of rose oil taken with honey help with menstrual problems, nervous diseases of the liver, gall bladder, heart, uterus. Relieves headaches and migraines, removes bronchial inflammations (treatment, however, is carried out only after consultation and appointment by an aromatherapist). Diluted with water, it is used for rinsing with redness of the skin and eyes, for gargling with inflamed gums.
Its healing effect is known, and it is applied in the form of an alcohol solution (2:100) for rubbing against rheumatism and pain in the limbs. Do not drink as it causes stomach, intestinal and kidney irritations. In the composition of various ointments, it has a beneficial effect on rashes, wounds, scabies, and helps with lice.
Where to buy pure natural oils?
You can find natural oils in this article, as well as a number of others oil in "Zdravnitza".
You can place your order online. We deliver our products to products in Bulgaria, Europe, USA, Canada, Australia, Israel and Thailand.
You can also buy pure natural oils on the local stores of "Zdravnitza".
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