Nowadays a lot of people are affected by various skin problems ranging from mild to severe eczema symptoms that cause great psychological problems, embarrassment and social exclusion.
Some of the major causes of skin diseases may be stress, repressed emotions, pollution of the environment, hormones, intolerance to certain food…
This skin conditions can be alleviated and eliminate by a combination of avoiding stress, exercise, proper diet, regular detoxification, supplements, healing cosmetics, herbs…
In nature, apparently there is an herbal remedy for every illness, and given the number of plant species, it is easily possible, we just need to find the correct combination.
With the help of extensive experience, herbalist have created unique recipes that have proven very effective in treating diseases such as eczema, acne, telangiectasias, dermatitis, rashes, skin allergies, psoriasis and other diseases that affect the skin.
The following is one of the most effective recipes, and can be drunk at any kind of skin disease.
Natural dermal elixir for all skin diseases
Mix equal parts: leaves of walnut, oak and willow bark, nettle and marigold. Take 3 teaspoons of the mixture and pour them with 7 dcl of boiling water. Cover them and strain after 30 minutes. Drink 3 times a day half an hour before meals. In order to see some results, be regular and persistent while drinking this beverage. You can pick all the ingredients your own or buy them from pharmacies, markets and health food stores.
What are the secret healing properties of tea for all skin diseases?
The main emphasis in all the ingredients of this tea is put on the anti-inflammatory properties and purifying action of plants. Phytotherapy in all diseases recommends plants that clean the blood, as that way the skin is cleaned too, the healing accelerated and the risk of recurrence reduced.
All plants in this tea are popular in the phytotherapy use, and their beneficial effects have been shown in centuries-old tradition. This tea helps in reducing irritation, redness, inflammation, itching and pain.
The leaves of walnut
The leaves of walnut have strong anti-inflammatory properties and are traditionally used for skin diseases. They are used in the treatment of serious bacterial and fungal infections, the treatment of skin inflammation, and inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract and acne, bleeding gums, eczema and excessive sweating. They are used as a means to detoxify the body, strengthen the stomach and improve digestion and blood counts, against ulcers, gout, and purulent wounds. Young leaves of walnuts are collected in early spring.
Stinging nettle is a rich source of the minerals potassium, calcium, iron, phosphorus, magnesium, sodium; vitamins C, B2, B5, K. It contains secretin which is the best stimulant of gastric glands, intestines, liver, pancreas and gallbladder. The abundance of iron makes it valuable for the production of red blood cells, and thus for a good supply of oxygen. Nettle strengthens the body and purifies the blood. It contains quercetin, a powerful antioxidant and antihistamine that reduces severe inflammation. Actually, the nettle is a remedy for the skin disease hives (urticaria), and other skin rashes and allergic reactions. Nettles are harvested in early spring when young.
Oak bark is a rich source of tannins, which acts strongly anti-inflammatory on the whole organism. It has the capacity to stop the bleeding and tighten tissue damaged by various injuries and infections. It is used for ulcers, white discharge, eczema, varicose veins. Oak bark is picked from May to June. The most effective is the bark of the youngest branches and twigs.
Willow bark is a natural source of acetylsalicylic acid – aspirin. You probably know that it is used for headaches, and in dermal application it is great against pimples, signs of aging, weakening of skin tone. Tea made from willow acts anti-inflammatory, because it contains substances called polyphenols and flavonoids, which have anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antioxidant, antipyretic, and immunostimulatory properties. Willow bark stimulates the secretion of sweat and toxins from the body, which contributes to faster healing. Willow bark is picked in the spring.
Marigold is a mild herb with extraordinary effect on the skin. It works by stimulating the liver and gallbladder, purifies the blood and stimulates detoxification. The vivid color of its flowers suggests that it contains higher amounts of beta carotene, which is one of the most important vitamins for skin health, protection from harmful solar radiation, and eye health. The harvest of marigold begins in May with the appearance of the first flowers, and continues until late autumn. The ones of highest quality are those harvested in August.