It’s crazy how many useful ingredients the average home kitchen is carrying. You would be surprised to know about the benefits that home remedies made from them can have.
They can even be used to cure health problems you might face in your daily life. Whether you want to moisturize your skin or want to condition your hair, these things can be easily tackled by a simple visit to your kitchen.
Why home remedies?
To be honest, I usually avoid the consumption of synthetic drugs. I have little tolerance for the chemicals in them.
I prefer using simple home remedies for ailments. Though you need to keep in mind that if you’re suffering from a serious health condition… These home remedies will not be enough and you need to consult a doctor.
The reason why you should go for simple home remedies are that they are much cheaper.
They also don’t have any side effects and are advantageous for both external and internal use. So there is no need to worry guys! They’re good… and of course very beneficial to you.
Most of these natural products have various health benefits. These can be easily found in your kitchen and are listed below. You can find them in your pantry or the closest market. These are must have ingredients for frequent use.
Have a look guys!
Use honey for eye irritation
Suffering from eye irritation?
Burning of the eyes? Redness and itching in your eyes? Well… You can use honey to treat any of these eye issues. Honey acts as an eye soother and helps in the prevention of eye infections.
Ginger for sore throat
Ginger is one of the best known home remedies for the treatment of throat infections and problems.
Problems like cough, sore throat, throat irritation and such. Boil the crushed slices of fresh ginger in water and drink the mixture two to three times a day. You can also add some lemon juice and honey to add a little flavor.
Egg-yogurt paste for hair
Egg-yogurt paste is the best known amazing mask that works wonders for your hair… Both egg and yogurt contain a rich amount of proteins that are beneficial for your hair.
2 raw eggs mixed with 2 tablespoons of yogurt, will work the best to add extra shine in your hair and reduce fizziness. So you can love your extra shinny and smooth hair even more!
Cucumber for dark circles
Cucumber works effectively to reduce dark circles. Due to its cooling and astringent properties, it helps to lighten your skin’s color.
Cucumber also reduces puffiness around the eyes and increases blood regulation. Refrigerate the freshly cut slices of cucumber for 30 minutes and then place them on eyes for 10 minutes.
Cloves for tooth-ache
Yes, you can use cloves or its oil in the easiest and most effective way for treating tooth-ache. You can apply clove oil directly to the painful area in your mouth. Also, you can just mix some cloves in any available vegetable oil and place in your mouth to relieve the pain.
Fresh milk cream for minor burns
Getting minor burns while cooking in the kitchen is quite common. You can apply fresh cream from refrigerated milk to sooth your burning skin.
Milk compromises of high fat content, effective for naturally treating damaged tissues. So guys! Look for some fresh cream from your refrigerator to heal your minor burns. But don’t forget to consult a doctor in the case of major burns.
Baking soda for stomach issues
Stomach issues like constipation and stomach-aches can be cured simply by using baking soda. Prepare the mixture by mixing 1 teaspoon of backing soda in lukewarm water and drink it to cure your minor stomach problems.
Lavender essence as an anxiolytic agent
Yes! Lavender oil can act as an anxiolytic agent to ease your anxiety. It acts as a hypnotic agent, even the use of lavender scented lotion before going to bed can help you get peaceful sleep.
So guys! Use light purple lavender to ease your anxiety issues.
Tomatoes for pimples
This is the easiest solution for anyone to get rid of annoying pimples. You can apply the pulp of a tomato to the pimples, which causes the blockage of pores by tightening the skin.
Its antioxidant properties also help to reduce the inflammation and damage of the skin. So apply the tomato-facemask to add an extra glow to your skin.
Sugar to stop hiccups
The simplest solution of all, the use of sugar for hiccups. Put some sugar under your tongue when you get the hiccups.
The sweetness will help to arouse the vegas nerve, a cranial nerve in the body that starts from brain stem and extends down to the diaphragm. This helps to control the spasms of the diaphragm when you hiccup and helps stop hiccups.
Turmeric for treatment of infections
Curcumin, a compound well-known to have antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties, is present in turmeric. This compound helps to cure infections by cleansing it. But this remedy is only useful for minor and superficial wounds.
So people! Don’t forget to use your pantry items for treating minor heath issues. Take extra benefit of these items that can be easily found in your kitchen.
Take care of your health and stay healthy guys!