A lot of people are affected by various skin conditions ranging from mild eczema to serious ailments that cause severe emotional problems, embarrassment and social exclusion. Some of the major causes of skin disorders include stress, repressed emotions, environmental pollution, hormones, and intolerance to certain foods…
These skin conditions can be treated with a combination of exercise, proper diet, regular detoxification, supplements, herbs, and last, but not least reduced stress.
When it comes to skin diseases, natural medicine has lots to offer.
The following recipe is one of the most effective recipes for any type of skin disease!
Natural recipe for all skin diseases
Mix equal parts of walnut leaves, oak and willow bark, nettle and marigold. Take 3 teaspoons of the mixture and cover them with 7 ounces of boiling water. Cover them and leave for 30 minutes then strain. Drink 3 times a day half an hour before meals. It’s important to drink this regularly for optimal results. All the ingredients are easily available in pharmacies, markets and health food stores.
What makes this drink so effective is the perfect mixture of ingredients, all of which are powerful anti-inflammatory and cleansing agents. Phytotherapy is the recommended treatment for all skin diseases and these plants can cleanse the blood thus cleansing the skin, accelerating healing and reducing the risk of cancer onset.
All plants used in this tea are commonly used in phytotherapy treatments, and their medicinal properties have been known and used centuries ago. This tea helps reduce irritation, redness, inflammation, itching and pain.
Walnut leaves have strong anti-inflammatory properties and are traditionally used for skin diseases, including treatment of serious bacterial and fungal infections, skin inflammation, inflammation of the digestive system as well as acne, bleeding gums, eczema and excessive sweating. It is used as a means to detoxify the body, strengthen the stomach and improve digestion and blood count.
Stinging nettle is a rich source of minerals including potassium, calcium, iron, phosphorus, magnesium, sodium; vitamins C, B2, B5, K. It also contains secretin which is the best stimulant of the gastric gland, intestine, liver, pancreas, and gallbladder. The high iron content is invaluable for a healthy production of red blood cells, and thus for healthy oxygen supply to all cells in the body. Nettle strengthens the body and purifies the blood. It also contains quercetin, a powerful antioxidant and antihistamine that reduces severe inflammation. It is a powerful remedy for hives (urticaria), as well as skin rashes and allergic reactions.
Oak bark is a rich source of tannins, which have strong anti-inflammatory effect on the entire organism. They can effectively stop bleeding and prevent tissue damage by various injuries and infections. This compound is particularly beneficial for ulcers, puss, eczema, varicose veins.
Willow bark is a natural source of acetylsalicylic acid – aspirin. Aspirin is commonly used to treat headaches, and when used topically, it’s good against pimples, signs of aging, skin discoloration. Tea made from willow bark contains substances called polyphenols and flavonoids, which have anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antioxidant, antipyretic, and immune-stimulatory properties. Willow bark stimulates the secretion of sweat and toxins from the body, which contributes to faster healing.
Marigold is a mild herb with remarkable effect on the skin. It works by stimulating the liver and bile, purifies the blood and stimulates detoxification. The rich color of the flowers suggests that they contain large amounts of beta carotene, which is one of the most important vitamins for skin health, protection from harmful sun radiation, as well as eye health.