Note: Do NOT try these home remedies without consulting
a health professional to make sure they are appropriate for you.
is another little known herb which has a wide variety of medicinal and wellness
uses. Chickweed is an edible plant which can be used as a table vegetable, and
it can be used to create teas, or "green drinks." It's quite high in
Vitamin C, calcium, magnesium, and potassium.
is a contact healing herb. That means it relieves pain in addition to stiumlating
healing as soon as it's applied. It can be used both internally and externally
for healing and has even been used throughout history to stop bleeding in the
stomach and bowels.
is an excellent addition to poultices, ointments, and salves. It not only decreases
pain, but it helps reduce swelling as well. I've created poultices whose main
ingredient is chickweed to bring down swelling and reduce pain in torn ligaments.
It's especially useful for this when mixed with pure aloe vera juice because the
aloe vera helps penetrate all three layers of the skin, and this allows the chickweed
to reach the underlying damaged areas and begin alleviating the pain and starting
the healing process.
in tea form is excellent for use as an acne wash, and it can even be added to
a bath to help with burns, sores, rashes, and boils.
garlic and cayenne, this herb is also excellent for blood vessels and your circulatory
system. Taken internally it helps purify the blood and carry out toxins and may
even help with blood poisoning too. It also dissolves plaque in blood vessels,
as well as possibly dissolving minor fatty tumors and substances then removing
them from the body.
also may help with weight loss, working as an appetite depressant used in many
weight loss herbal combinations.
general cleansing combination you can make yourself which helps you lose weight
is a combination of chickweed, hawthorne berries, papaya, fennel seed, mandrake,
licorice, black walnut, gota kola, safflowers, echinacea, and dandelion.
can add extra chickweed to decrease your appetite more and help aid in losing
weight. You can also use a general cleanser such as chlorophyll and take chickweed
along with it. Sometimes I'll also add in echinacea since that helps normalize
blood sugar levels too, which also helps your body lose weight and shed fat.
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