Basil, Cure For Many Conditions
This year-long grass, especially its leaves, has a pleasant smell just before flowering and at the time they open their white, pink or purple flowers.
The taste is bitter and aromatic. Picked her ground part, of the strong afternoon sun. The plant is cut to above the ground, and can be harvested just leaves.
Often there are two harvests – in July and in the second half of September. Connoisseurs of medicinal herbs basil say collected in July has better healing properties. If the entire plant is picked, dried in small bundles tied, they are dried in a thin layer spread on a clean surface.
Dried herb should Crush and stored in well-closed tin of glass or box in which can not enter the air. According people who know about herbs in contact with air basil loses its healing properties. It contains essential oil with cineole elements, tino, leneol, engenol, camphor.
This tea scented herb is recommended for nervous people, the children who have restless sleep and adults who suffer from dizziness, angina or migraine, abdominal cramps – in all cases they drink two or three times a day at cup of tea (small spoon Pour 2 ounces of boiling water). This medicine disperse black thoughts; cure asthma, inflammation of the kidneys, it opens the appetite, enhances sex drive.
Basil has diuretic properties – helps to better secretion of urine. He acts stimulating blood circulation and improves blood flow. Being prepared in the following manner:
Basil Recipe for Blood Circulation
In 1 liter of water placed 10-15 g leaves; they stand in water up to half an hour. The essence of basil drink in doses of five drops of cube sugar after eating. Used against lack of stomach juices caused by a nerve disorder.
Along with garlic, basil act against intestinal parasites. It is important and its stimulating effect on mammary glands in lactating women who do not have enough milk. For this purpose, a handful of basil boil 1 liter of water and drink it two cups day.
Cooked in white wine, fruit of basil used in hardline constipation.
Organic Basil Leaves – Simply Organic Basil Certified Organic, 0.54-Ounce Container
Organic Basil Capsules – Organic India Tulsi Holy Basil, 90-Count