for poultices are particularly useful following plants: flax, acacia, hyssop, mallow, mustard, elm, chickweed, cayenne cayenne pepper, flax flour, sage, burdock, lobelia and Comfrey.
How do herbal poultice?
To prepare poultices best to use plants in their natural or powder form.In the latter case, mix them with a small amount of water to make a thick paste.If you decide to use granulated herbs, mix them with water, corn and flax flour until the consistency of thick paste.Apply a thin layer of paste on a small piece of muslin or linen cloth, leaving no gaps.Cover the cloth with plastic, it can now be found on any modern kitchen.- To take at least a plastic bucket for waste.A piece of plastic should be a few inches longer than a poultice.Secure it in place with a needle and apply a poultice for a term of one to eight hours.Once will remove the poultice, wash your skin.If you use fresh green leaves, clean them from all dirt, let it brew and only then apply the poultice to the affected places.Poultices
What treat herbal poultices?
Poultices perfect treat swollen glands, regardless of the place of injury, whether the neck, chest, groin, or prostate.They are also an ideal remedy for rashes, boils, carbuncles and abscesses.Sometimes the use of poultices leads to an increase of pus in the wound.If this happens, remove the poultice and for some time, do not use them.Be careful with the mustard plasters, because they can contribute to the formation of blisters.Poultices also perfectly cope with the pain and blood stasis, reduce inflammation and swelling and relaxes tense muscles.
poultice of elm.This poultice no equal among her colleagues, regardless of whether you combine various herbs or use each one separately.Stir elm bark in water or strong herbal tea to the consistency of paste Peta.Elm poultice is ideal for the treatment of inflamed wounds.
elm poultice and lobelia. Mix 13 lobelia 23 elm bark.Poultice can be used in blood poisoning, boils and abscesses.It also greatly helps in rheumatism.
poultice of charcoal and hops. This poultice quickly eliminate the pain of gallstones.
poultice of charcoal and water pepper. perfectly relieves intestinal inflammation and other body parts.If you apply a poultice for inflamed and chronic ulcers or wounds, add the powder.Canadian goldenseal or myrrh;You can also add all the components in a small amount.These plants have medicinal properties, and Cancel are excellent.
poultice of flour and corn. Ideal for the treatment of congestive mastitis and inflammatory breast removal.Also good with infected blood.
poultice of the leaves of burdock. poultice of the leaves of burdock is very refreshing and dry skin.It can be used in the treatment of chronic wounds and tumors.Poultice made from burdock root with the addition of a teaspoon of salt, eliminates the pain of the dog bite.
poultice of plantain. perfect cure for blood poisoning post bite of a mad dog.
poultices of the following herbs are an excellent way for the resolution of tumors, fenugreek and mullein.
To quickly get rid of the abscess apply poultices, where the temperature reaches 37 ° C, and alternate them as often as necessary to maintain a body temperature higher than normal.If you want to get rid of the pain caused by injuries or bee stings, apply to the site of the defeat of the warm poultice, changing them often enough to avoid or drying.
When using a poultice be careful to keep them warm and moist as long as possible.