In today’s world, a lot of people struggle with different kinds of skin issues, from eczema to more severe skin problems that may even cause mental problems, discomfort, and social exclusion. Some of the main reasons for skin diseases are stress, suppressed emotions, hormones, food intolerance, pollution, etc.
How can skin conditions be treated?
They can be alleviated or completely treated with stress management, workout, healthy diet, regular detoxification, supplements, herbs, natural cosmetics, etc. When it comes to the right natural cure for skin diseases, what is important is to find the adequate combination.
Herbalists have done exactly this. That is, they’ve come up with certain mixtures that have proven to be exceptional in the treatment of eczema, acne, dermatitis, rashes, skin allergies, psoriasis, and other skin illnesses.
This natural remedy is considered to be one of the most beneficial ones for all types of skin diseases. You will need to mix equal parts of: walnut leaves, oak and willow bark, and nettle and marigold. Then, put 3 tsp of the mixture in a pot and pour 7 deciliters of boiling water. Cover the pot and strain it after half an hour. Drink the elixir 3 times per day, half an hour before a meal.
The ingredients in this tea have anti-inflammatory properties and they detoxify the body. According to phytotherapy, you should consume herbs that cleanse the blood so that the skin can restore itself.
They are traditionally used against skin diseases. Hence, it’s highly recommendable against serious bacterial and fungal infections, skin inflammations, digestive tract inflammations, acne, gum bleeding, and excessive sweating. It strengthens the stomach, detoxifies the body, improves the digestion, and it’s excellent against ulcers and gout. You should pick up walnut leaves in early spring.
It’s rich in potassium, calcium, iron, phosphor, magnesium, Natrium, vitamin C, B2, B5, and K. Moreover, it contains secretin which stimulates the gastric glands, the intestines, liver, bile, and pancreas. Being rich in iron, nettle is highly recommendable for the creation of new blood cells and proper oxygen supply. Nettle is a natural remedy for urticaria and other rashes and allergic reactions. You should pick it up in early spring.
A rich source of tannin which has a strong anti-inflammatory effect on the whole body. It can stop bleeding and it also tightens the damaged tissues, either from injuries or infections. It’s highly recommendable for ulcers, eczema, spider veins, and vaginal discharge. The bark should be collected from May to June. The most efficient one is the bark with the youngest branches.
This is a natural source of acetylsalicylic acid-aspirin. Willow bark is used against headaches, whereas when it comes to skin problems, it’s excellent against pimples, aging skin symptoms, and saggy skin. Tea from willow bark has an anti-inflammatory effect and it contains polyphenols and flavonoids which have anti-inflammatory, anti-septic, anti-oxidative, antipyretic, and immune-stimulating properties. The bark of willow is known to encourage sweat, which is good for the removal of toxins from the body. This enables quicker recuperation. The bark should be collected in spring.
Marigold is a mild herb with an exceptional effect on the skin. It has a stimulating effect on the liver and bile, cleanses the blood, and encourages proper detoxification. The strong color of the flowers is an indicator of the high amount of beta-carotene which is one of the most important vitamins for a healthy skin, protection from harmful sunrays, and a healthy vision. The collection of marigold flowers should begin in May up to late autumn. The most quality ones are the ones picked up in August.