In phytothrapie, the poultice and decoction are very common. To prepare, chopping or one battery plant that is enclosed in a strip of fabric or gauze to alleviate a specific part of the body. According plants used, one can add water the dough or only use the resulting liquid. One can also prepare a decoction we mix flour flax or potato. then allowed the poultice in place for some time to act. Meanwhile, you can relax and unwind. Mdicale very effective method, the poultice is very easy to do. However, it takes the help of a third person to reach inaccessible parts of the body.
What are the most utiliss poultices?
The poultice is used mainly to relieve pain. The apple is used to mitigate the pain caused by sprains and fractures while St. John’s wort relieves muscle pain. To make poultices, simply heat the plant for two minutes then extract the liquid that is applied on parts treated. Then ask the still hot plant the desired location prior to bandage the whole. These poultices laisss must be in place for an hour or two to act effectively. To relieve sore throat, you can use grains and oats chauffs enrouls in a strip of fabric. Finally, a poultice realized with mustard flour wet with cold water is an ideal Remde against rheumatism.
Other uses of the poultice
Did you know that poultices are not used only relieve pain? It is also possible to use them as beauty care. To eliminate cellulite on the thighs or elsewhere, consider making a decoction of plants such as verbena officinale, the ivy, fenugreek and kelp vsiculeux. Then Mlangez this decoction of the flax meal and get a poultice applied to cellulite. Furthermore, a hot poultice of mallow leaves helps clean a skin prone to ACNS.