With all my love to the jars, I sometimes resort to the people’s recipes that I learned from my mother or from her friends. Homemade cosmetics can be sometimes no less effective than ready-made masks from the store. In General, I want to tell you about my beauty treatments from low-cost products.
Scrub of coffee
I often cook coffee in Turku or coffee. After it is ground and of already used coffee (coffee grounds) that I make the scrub.
Also, if you do not mind, scrub can be made from just ground coffee, it is better skrabet the whole body, the smell of leather will be stunning, and why not coffee and chocolate. And what remains in the coffee, I apply on your hands massaging and easy. Hands are very tender and soft, such intermediate care in between manicures.
Washing with tea
I have a bottle with spray left over from some purchase the tonic. Continue reading
At the lowered acidity it is useful to take before eating half a Cup of fresh cabbage juice.
When acidity need to drink potato and carrot juices alternately.
For the treatment of gastritis, ulcers, biliary dyskinesia in my “working” notebook you will find such recipes:
2 bottles of befungin or 3 cups of chopped chaga, 50 g of yarrow, 50 g of pine buds, 50 g of rosehips, 5 g of wormwood, pour in 3.5 litres of cold water. After boiling, cook for 2 hours on slow fire under a cover. Then take the pan off from heat and wrap in a blanket for a day. The next day strain, add 200 g of aloe juice (from 3 years and above), 250 g of cognac, 400 g of honey and 4 days to infuse, stirring daily. The mixture is then pour into small containers for storage in the refrigerator. Take 1 tablespoon 3 times daily before meals. To cure missing one half-liter bottle.
A piece of dried birch fungus (chaga) pour warm boiled water for 4 hours to soften, then chaga grind on a grater or in a meat grinder. 1 part minced raw pour 5 parts of boiled water. The temperature should be 80-90 degrees, not more. To insist 2 days in a cool dark place. Then infusion of strain through a thick cloth, squeeze out the residue. Continue reading
The use of plants to treat diseases and strengthening of health began in ancient times.
Initially, information about the medicinal plants and their use were passed down verbally from generation to generation, from generation to generation.
Ancient Greek historian Herodotus tells of how in ancient times treated people. Patients usually took out to the street and waited, when among the passers-by will come across a person who looks like a disease. From him and learned what healing plants helped him get rid of the disease.
The beginning of the use of medicinal plants in Russia belongs to the old days. Primitive medicine consisted in the recitation of prayers, committing sacrificial rituals in combination with herbal treatments.
Centuries-old folk experience observing plants formed the basis of scientific medicine – phytotherapy (treatment with medicinal plants).
Medicinal plants contain various biologically active compounds: alkaloids, glycosides, saponins, essential and fatty oils, vitamins, phytoncides, organic acids, and many others. This complex of substances in the ratio, measured by the nature, simultaneously with the treatment of a specific disease, improves metabolism, stimulates the body and increases the body’s resistance to harmful environmental influences. Continue reading