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Nature possesses an enormous amount of ways to improve our daily well-being. "Grandmother remedies" may relieve small health problems, skin problems, irritations and inflammations without calling in a pharmacopoeia more heavy.

If you know a "grandmother's cure", write to us and make benefit Naturamedic users! If symptoms persist, it is imperative to consult a doctor
Abscess, Paronychia Poultice: apply a piece of cooked and warm leeks on the abscess or felon. Repeat as necessary the operation several times a day until the abscess is ripe. Application: cooking a dried fig in a little milk for a few minutes. Let cool and apply to the felon, repeated several times a day
Acne Body lotion: mix the juice of a lemon and juice of a tomato with a small amount of gliceryn. Shake strongly to obtain an emulsion. Apply to acne in circular massages after the bath once a day.
Mask: crush the pulp of a few ripe red plums. Add a teaspoon of sulfur powder and a bit of lemon juice. Extending on acne areas in thick layer. Leave standing for 15 minutes then rinse with lemon water, dry. Do it twice a day
Tonsillitis, sore throat Gargle: Boil a few minutes a couple of dried chamomile flowers in one liter of water. Let cool, slightly salted with coarse salt and make gargling three times a day.
Heat a cup of milk (almost hot) add honey and three or four turns of the pepper mill. Pepper will settle to the bottom of the throat and disinfect while soothing the pain. The taste is also delicious.

Poultices: Peel a potato and grate it like cheese. Cook with an equal amount of water. Let cool and put a poultice on the throat with a cloth or scarf. Keep as long possible. Helps to relieve sore throat.

Poultice of cooked leeks: Add a little pepper before application (not too much or it will burn)

For sore throat beginning: pick some thyme and infuse. Drink the tea and renew a few hours again later if the disease persists.

For itchy throat and dry cough: Put flour in a saucepan linen with a glass of water. Heat and place the mixture into a large cloth. Fold into triangle and place it around the throat (be careful, not too hot either!) Repeat three times in succession.

As a gargle, rotate: a glass of warm water with salt (at least a good tablespoon), a glass of lemon juice + tepid water, a glass of warm water + honey.
Aphtae, mouth ulcers Infusion: To prepare an infusion of dried flowers of Grenadier about 50 grams per liter of water. Let stand 10 minutes then strain. Once the tea warm, make oral rinses 3 times a day.

Poultice: Apply a wet black tea bag on the ulcer.

Make a mouthwash with an infusion of basil.
Arthit and rheumatism Ointment: Throw a big handful of dried Chamomile flowers in 25 cl of olive oil that will be heated in a waterbath for 1 1/2 hour, let cool and filter. Mix than a spoon with soup of camphor and 3 spoons of alcohol at 60 °. Incorporate the previous infusion. Massage painful joints for 15 minutes twice a day.

Lotion: Macerate 20 gr of lavender flowers in 10 cl of alcohol for 8 days at 30 °. Grind well express the juice and then filter, with this lotion make soft and deep massage 2 times a day for 6 days.
Minor burns Application: Finely grate half a potato and apply on burns, allow up to less pain.

Cream: Mix 1 / 2 teaspoon of Arabic Gum with an egg white. Roll gently in small layers.
Hair loss Lotion: Prepare an infusion with fresh basil leaves, about 10 handles for 1 litre of water. Let cool and grind, filter. Applications in friction in cures for one week per month.
Bruises, sprains Prepare a decoction of the bark of pear trees with bark g for 1 liter of water, boil 20 minutes, let cool, filter and soak compresses applied to the painful area. Left in place 1 / 2 hour. Do it twice a day.

Poultice: Make a decoction of arnica flowers (a handle to a liter of water) boil for 10 minutes. Soak a thick gauze and leave in place on the painful area for 20 minutes. Do it 2 or 3 times a day
Heat stroke Lotion: Mix a little vinegar in a decoction of dried flowers of chamomile. Rub the face.
Cellulitis Poultice: Mix a handful of ivy leaves and three handfuls of bran in a quart of water. Cook over low heat until complete evaporation of water. Spread the mixture on a gauze and apply on the parts to be processed. Leave for 20 minutes two times a day to cure in one week a month.
Teeth Tonic toothpaste: tWet barley flour with as much apple juice to obtain a smooth paste. Add a pinch of sea salt, mix well. Brush your teeth morning and night.

Toothache: moisten a cotton swab with the essential oil of nutmeg and apply on the aching tooth
Eczema Application: Make macerate some leaves and a piece of bark of birch in 25 cl of water, let stand for 24 hours. Apply directly on the areas for 20 minutes a day.

Alternating every other night: a green clay poultice moistened with olive oil extra virgin, the other night: a poultice of calendula cream to which is added a few drops of juniper essential oil (or gin) , the ideal is to let the poultice overnight (and tape).

Wash oneself with flowers of Saponaria (plant common soap-white with pink flowers) : reap two good handles and rub the body (as with soap) before rinsing.
Febrile state Eating a clove of garlic before the evening meal, crunch it softly. You can also merge it with food. .
Scale Lotion: with dried flowers prepare an infusion of chamomile and let cool then add a head of chopped raw garlic. Make the friction on the skin 2 times a day
Gout Poultice: Prepare a tea with a few leaves of mistletoe in 25 ounces of water. Evaporate the water. Crush the leaves and spread on a gauze. Application of the joint for 10 minutes two times a day.
Bad breath Chew a few leaves of raw parsley or coffee beans
Hematoma Compress: Moisten gauze with a warm decoction of dried flowers of chamomile. Leave in place of the hematoma half an hour, 2 times a day
Hemorrhoids Bath: Prepare an infusion of chamomile flowers, let cool and do sitz baths for 10 minutes two times a day.
Ointment: chop a fresh onion and mix with a knob of butter. Apply to affected areas for half an hour. Dry with cotton wool, repeat 2 times a day.
Lumbago Poultice: Mix 4 tablespoons of oatmeal with 1 / 2 liter of water. Cook over low heat until a smooth slurry. Let cool and apply a poultice to the painful area 15 minutes 2 times a day.

Poultice: Cook for a few leeks in 1 liter of water for 20 minutes, let cool and apply as a poultice on painful areas until cool 3 times a day.
Neuralgia Lotion: Grind out a handful of fresh parsley to extract the juice. Mix with 5 ounces of 70 ° alcohol, massaging the painful area two times a day.
Edema, sprains Poultice: Grind three handfuls of elder leaves, cook for 5 minutes in 20 ml water. Then crush them to obtain a slurry rather dense and apply directly for 10 minutes two times a day.
Paronychia Boil the milk, pour over the bread dry and hard to make a hot paste. Apply it on foot rot and wrap gauze and maintain with a band. Leave all night. The next day if the felon has not gone away, clean and renew the evening after.
Swollen feet Compress: Cook a few sprigs of rosemary in a pint of white wine. Let cool before soaking a pad in which we wrap the foot swollen.
Insect bites Application: Grind a small amount of fresh parsley to extract the juice. Then apply the juice on the bite by a gentle massage. Repeat if necessary.

Application: Grind some fresh sorrel leaves and gently massage the area stung for a few minutes.
Cooling In 1 liter of water to 10 cloves, 1 cinnamon stick, a sprig of thyme. Boil about 5 minutes then strain. Add 1-2 tablespoons of honey and lemon juice. Drink hot or warm during the day
Painfull periods nfusion: Infuse 20 g of dried parsley leaves in a liter of boiling water for 10 minutes. Drink this mixture at regular intervals.
Allergic rhinitis Washes to nose with salt water.
Eat quail eggs.
Cold Inhalation: In 1 liter of boiling water, add 6 drops of eucalyptus essential oil, mix well and make inhalations for 5 minutes, head down on the container and recouvete a thick towel. Do it once a day. Attention to water vapor can burn the skin of the face.

Inhalation: Prepare an infusion with 10 grams of flowers of marjoram for 1 liter of water. Mix and inhalations for 5 minutes.
Sciatica Poultice: Make a decoction with three handfuls of leaves and dried flowers of Verbena officinalis in 1 / 2 liter of vinegar. Cook until a thick paste. Let cool and apply a poultice to the painful area. Do it 2 times a day for several days.

Poultice: Cook 250g of dried figs, cut into small pieces with 100 grams of mustard flour in 1 liter of water. Remove from heat when the mixture becomes consistent. Let cool and apply a poultice over the area.
Torticollis Liniment: Chop a good handful of leaves and flowers of chamomile and mix with 5 cl of olive oil. Apply rubbing the painful areas for a few minutes.
Sweating Foot bath: Prepare a decoction with 30 g of branches of cypress for a liter of water. Boil for 20 minutes, filter and make foot baths for 10 minutes. Rinse and dry feet. To make a bid for 5 days.

Bath: Prepare a decoction of fresh laurel, as a proportion of a handful for a liter of water. Boil for 20 minutes. Grind and extract the juice, strain and add to 4 liters of hot water to juice, make foot baths or hands for 15 minutes two times a day.
Cough Syrup: make a preparation with 4 tablespoons of honey, a clove of garlic, a slice of chopped onion, a little radish cut into pieces. Let stand several hours. Before swallowing, add a few drops of lemon juice.
Varicose veins Decoction: Prepare a decoction with a handful of cypress leaves in 1 liter of water. Boil for 20 minutes, filter and immerse varicose members in the decoction for 20 minutes. Dry. Do once a day cures of one week per month.
Warts Poultice: Finely grind a flower of marigold to extract all the juice. Apply a thick layer of the wart for 20 minutes. Apply once a day for 10 days.

Suc: Extract the juice of some leaves or fruit of a fig tree by crushing good. Apply a thin layer of the wart. Leave on for 20 minutes. Wip. 2 times daily until the wart disappeared.
Tired eyes Lotion: Prepare an infusion with 50 gr of Carnation of the carthusians for 1 litre of water. Let stand 15 minutes. Filter and cool. Rinse eyes with lotion 3 times per day.

Lotion: Prepare an infusion with 50 gr of flowers of camomillepour 1/2 litre of water. Let cool and add a spoon of parsley juice soup costs por 10 cl of infusion. Apply for 10 minutes with a swab soaked in the lotion.
Eyes: inflammation of the eyelids Infusion: Prepare an infusion with 30 gr of dried flowers of fragrant violet 1 litre of water. Boil for 10 minutes. Let cool and soak a pad that is applied for 10 minutes on the swollen eyelids. A renew several times a day.

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