Sea buckthorn is used in alternative medicine in the treatment of various diseases. For the preparation of raw materials healers use berries and young leaves of the plant.
Use the medicine in the form of syrups, tinctures, teas and decoctions .
Table of contents
- Health benefits of sea buckthorn berries, benefits for the body
- What does sea buckthorn treat and what does it help?
- Contraindications and possible harm
- How are the leaves useful: how to apply the raw material to a woman, man, child?
- When you can not use broths and teas?
- How to collect and procure raw materials?
- How to make a healthy tea
Useful properties of sea buckthorn berries for health, benefits for the body
Sea buckthorn is one of the most useful berries for the human body. Its fruits contain vitamins and minerals:
- vitamins C and A, B;
- vitamin E, K;
- folic acid;
- amino acids;
- beta carotene.
The daily rate of fresh sea buckthorn berries significantly reduces the risk of cardiovascular diseases, strengthens the heart muscles and vessel walls, and prevents internal hemorrhages. The use of fresh berries will benefit in diseases of the liver and kidneys.
Sea-buckthorn is indicated for patients with diabetes mellitus and thromboembolism. It not only reduces the level of sugar in the blood, but also removes cholesterol from the body, prevents the formation of blood clots, inhibits the growth of cancer cells.
As part of the sea buckthorn is a lot of beta carotene , so it has a beneficial effect on the pancreas, thyroid and sex glands.
Vitamin E, which is part of the fruits of , helps a woman to preserve youth, improves the nutrition of the embryo and contributes to the preservation of pregnancy.
In addition, the useful properties of sea buckthorn are used by cosmetologists. Juice of berries is a part of many creams, lotions and shampoos.
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What does sea buckthorn treat and what does it help?
With the help of sea buckthorn, you can improve your health and cure a number of diseases. Sea Buckthorn is indicated for the following diseases:
- : housing and utilities disorder;
- vitamin deficiency;
- eyelid burn;
- pressure sores;
- gastric and duodenal ulcers;
- anal fissures for hemorrhoids;
In addition, sea buckthorn oil promotes the healing of burn and purulent wounds .
Sea buckthorn decoction helps to cope with the first manifestations of the flu, reduces weight, restores stool during diarrhea, relieves the patient's condition with angina.
How to make sea buckthorn oil: freshly picked sea buckthorn berries wash and dry in the room, squeeze the juice. The resulting raw material is poured into a glass bottle and sealed tightly. Insist in the dark for about a day.
When the oil rises on the surface of the vessel, it is carefully poured into a separate container of dark glass. Keep the oil to be in the refrigerator.
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Recipe for ulcers: treatment lasts for a month. Oil is taken no more than three times a day on an empty stomach for 1 teaspoon. You can eat after 30 minutes.
Sea-buckthorn oil to restore vision: treatment lasts no more than three weeks. Oil consumed 5 mg to 7 times a day.
How to cope with gynecological diseases: course lasts two months, after which make a break for two months. If necessary, repeat the course.
Before the procedure, it is necessary to douche the tincture of bergenia or the pine forest uterus.
A cotton swab is prepared for the procedure, which is well impregnated with oil and inserted into the vagina. The duration of one procedure is 12 hours.
Sea-buckthorn with malignant tumors of the female genital sphere: , when tumors of a malignant nature are detected in women, douching is performed on the basis of sea-buckthorn oil.
Procedures are shown before and after irradiation:
- sea buckthorn fruit oil - 50 g;
- calendula juice - 4 tbsp.l;
- aloe juice - 3 tbsp.l;
- Kalanchoe Juice - 25 ml;
- juice of a highlander viviparous - 1 tbspl
Mix all components thoroughly. The procedure is carried out lying down.
Sea buckthorn infusion from the flu:
- fresh sea buckthorn berries - 20 g;
- vodka - 500 ml.
Wash berries and pour vodka, leave for about a day. Strain the finished tincture and use inside adults and children. Children - 15 ml three times a day, adults - 1 tbsp.lthree times a day.
Tincture leaves marks on clothes and underwear that are difficult to remove.
Recipe for preparing sea buckthorn tincture:
Sea buckthorn for hemorrhoids: sea buckthorn oil helps to remove the bumps and promotes healing of anal fissures. For the preparation of therapeutic ointment will need:
- bee honey - 1 tbsp.l;
- sea buckthorn oil - 1 tsp.
The components are mixed and the resulting ointment is applied to the sore spot. You can enter the ointment inside, smearing them with potato candles.
How to prepare a general tonic for raising immunity:
- sea buckthorn juice - 100 ml;
- cow's milk - 100 ml;
- liquid honey - 1 tbsp.l
All components mix and mix drink 30 minutes before meals 3 times a day.
Contraindications and possible harm to
Sea buckthorn fruits are medicinal, therefore, like all medicines, , they also have contraindications .
Without the advice of a doctor you should not take sea buckthorn berries and juice, so as not to harm health, for the following diseases:
- exacerbation of urolithiasis;
- hyperacid gastritis;
- acute pancreatitis.
In addition, sea buckthorn oil and juice can cause allergies, so allergy sufferers need to be very careful in eating them.
How are the leaves useful: how to use raw materials for women, men, and children?
Sea buckthorn leaves contain many nutrients and vitamins:
- triterpenic acids;
- group B vitamins;
- folic acid.
And also for various poisonings.
The decoction of the leaves normalizes sleep, helps to cope with depression, to establish the work of the nervous system.
Tea with sea buckthorn leaves helps to enhance the effect of medicines for certain heart diseases, pneumonia, diabetes and sore throat.
In addition, tea from sea buckthorn leaves helps a lot with inflammatory processes in the oral cavity of the : stomatitis and periodontitis.
In addition, infusion of sea buckthorn leaves is used in cosmetology as a tool in the fight against dandruff and to strengthen the hair follicles.
When you can not use broths and teas?
Broths and leaf teas have practically no contraindications. However, is individual intolerance and allergy can be an obstacle to treatment.
Alcohol-based sea buckthorn tinctures are contraindicated for children, nursing mothers, and women during the childbearing period.
How to collect and harvest raw materials?
Sea buckthorn leaves are rarely available for sale, therefore raw materials will have to be harvested independently. :
- You need to collect the leaves in late May or early June.
- The collection should be carried out in dry, but not hot weather.
- It is necessary to tear off leaves from branches separately or together with escape.
Dried leaves in the shade for several days, constantly turning. Finished quality raw materials do not look dark and crumble easily.
How to make medicinal teaThey are used inside, make compresses, use for rinsing the mouth and douching.
Recipe for rheumatism: 25 gr.dry raw materials pour a glass of boiling water, bring to a boil and boil for about 10 minutes. Strain the broth, cool and drink half a cup no more than twice a day.
Tincture with anemia: 1 tbsp.lraw materials pour a cup of boiling water and insist 30 minutes. Ready infusion filter. Use medicine as tea.
Compress of leaves: warm compress helps to cope with pain in the joints with rheumatism.
Prepare it from 50 gr.dry raw materials. Leaves pour hot water and boil for 10 minutes. Strain the broth, wet them with gauze and apply to diseased joints.
Broth for bronchitis: with bronchitis in children and adults it is useful to breathe over the hot decoction of sea buckthorn leaves. The procedure is carried out twice a day.
For the preparation of healing broth 25 gr.leaves are crushed and poured a cup of boiling water. Broth boil for 15 minutes. The duration of the procedure is 10 minutes.