The healing properties of chamomile

The original Russian name of this plant did not appear immediately, but as a result of long linguistic metamorphosis. Chamomile was both a Roman navel and Roman grass and a novel. This cute and simple flower pleases not only the look, but also is able to heal, help, heal. According to Belorussian belief, chamomile grows where the stars fall. This star beauty is capable of much. About all the advantages and useful qualities of this flower will tell further.

There are several types of daisies: ordinary, Roman, pharmacy, Persian, Caucasian, German, found everywhere - in the steppes, meadows, even in the desert. It contains many useful ingredients - Vitamin C, carotene, minerals, glucose, tannins, as well as oleic, palmitic, linoleic, salicylic, stearic acid.

Medicinal properties of chamomile infusion

This flower can treat a wide range of ailments - starting with foot sweating. If your feet are sweating and it gives you discomfort, use chamomile infusion. On one glass of boiled water - three tablespoons of dried flowers. You can wipe your feet, and you can take a bath.

Next in line rheumatism. Two tablespoons of flowers brew a glass of boiling water and leave to infuse for two hours, then strain. Apply compresses to diseased areas for half an hour.

Chamomile also helps with various gastrointestinal problems. The infusion of flowers is drunk with chronic spastic colitis, accompanied by a brood in the intestine, with gastritis, for good separation. For this, one table-cutlery chamomile is brewed with a glass of boiling water, insisting and drinking 1/4 cup 3-4 times a day.

To get rid of hemorrhoids the following decoction will help: one and a half tablespoons of dry chamomile to brew in a transparent cup, to insist 20 minutes. During this time, make a cleansing enema with warm water. Then repeat the procedure, but with a 37 - degree broth. The procedure must be done every evening, and if possible, several times a day.

Chamomile in cosmetology

Chamomile preparations have a disinfectant, anti-inflammatory, moisturizing, whitening effect.. Masks and tonics, steam baths based on chamomile, cooked with your own hands, will help your skin become sparkling and healthy.

Chamomile tincture can cope with eczema, neurodermatitis, acne, pustular inflammations. Against the last two ailments, you can use a steam bath. For this you need: dried flowers - 3 tablespoons, dried cornflowers - 1 tablespoon, dill sliced ​​- 1 tablespoon. All - in a pot of water and a small fire. It is necessary to soar the face for 5 minutes, then rinse with chamomile broth and do not use a towel.

Fading and dry skin suit next mask - two tablespoons of dried flowers pour a glass of boiled water, then close the lid and allow to cool. In the filtered infusion add one tablespoon of powdered flaxseed, gruel for 15 minutes on the face, then wash with a decoction of chamomile.

AND mask for oily skin. Tablespoon dried flowers brew a glass of boiling water, infuse, strain and mix with two proteins. In the mixture, add a spoonful of lemon juice, apply on face for 20 minutes.

Chamomile and hair health

How does chamomile make hair silky and brightens it? It's simple. A decoction of chamomile flowers - what the doctor ordered. It is better to use it, as a sprayer every time after washing your hair, after a week a positive result will be seen. In order to cook this broth, you need to take half a liter of water, boil it, then add two tablespoons of dried flowers, and keep on low heat for 15 minutes. Next, the broth is cooled, squeezed and used for its intended purpose.

But for lightening You will need seven tablespoons of dry chamomile, 300 ml of boiling water: boil for 15 minutes and filter. To enhance the effect, you can add the juice of half a lemon and a tablespoon of vegetable oil. Attention! Rinse this infusion is not necessary, it is better not using a hairdryer, let your hair dry naturally. But you should not count on a quick result, this is not hydropiric, please be patient.

Chamomile essential oil

It can be an excellent healer for neurocirculatory dystonia, coronary disease, suitable for lowering blood pressure, improving capillary circulation, and better leukocyte production in infectious diseases. Also It has a stimulating and harmonizing effect on the nervous and immune systems., has anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, antiviral, anti-radioactive effect.

For chamomile inhalations You will need a vaporizer that is sold in the store, and the oil itself. Inhalation of chamomile vapors is allowed to get rid of a cold, bronchitis, tracheitis. In a saucer with hot water (or avromatnitsa), drop three drops of oil and inhale deeply with nose and mouth alternately for 5 minutes. This should be done daily during the week.

Inhalations are also good for nervous tension, muscle pain, menstrual cycle disorders and insomnia. By the way, with painful menstruation helps chamomile infusion. 1/3 cup before meals two or three times a day.

Useful and healing properties of this beautiful flower are unique, but it is worth remembering about the side effects. Do not abuse treatment, otherwise you may experience dizziness and nervous tension.. Also pay attention to the dosages of chamomile preparations, in the end, your vigilance protects you.

On how to collect chamomile, how to use its flowers in the treatment of women's diseases and bags under the eyes, how to make lotions for cleansing the face from it, read the article Chamomile: how to use it.

Well, finally, let us recall the most amazing ability of chamomile - to predict the outcome of a relationship - divination for "loves or dislikes." The tradition of asking this flower, tearing off the petals, was born a long time ago. It's funny that we ask such questions not to our beloved, but to this fragile flower, which is already entrusted with many therapeutic functions.

Dear ladies, use all medicinal and cosmetic benefits of this flower, but in the affairs of amorous rely on the other half. Chamomile has so much to do!

Especially for - Anna

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