Wounds, abrasions, cracks, abrasions - not a single person can do without them. Today there are many different drugs designed to anesthetize, disinfect, relieve inflammation and accelerate wound healing. Nevertheless, in many cases, people prefer to use the old proven folk remedies, effective and harmless.
- - honey;
- - fish fat;
- - xeroform;
- - pharmaceutical camomile;
- - tincture of eucalyptus,
- - salt;
- - sea buckthorn oil;
- - aloe leaves.
Even in ancient times, it was noticed that bee honey promotes rapid healing of wounds. It eliminates inflammation, increases blood flow and lymph outflow, as a result of which the cells of damaged tissues receive enhanced nutrition and conditions for their intensive regeneration are created. Honey is successfully used to treat burns, frostbite, infected wounds, pustular skin diseases, etc. Sometimes it is simply applied to the wound, and the top is covered with a sterile bandage. You can also use local honey baths.
Especially effective and, what is important, completely harmless honey ointments with the use of fish oil, pork lard, decoctions and infusions of medicinal herbs. For example, mix 80 g of honey, 20 g of fish oil and 3 g of xeroform. Apply to the wound, cover with a gauze bandage. Fish oil contains vitamin A, which is very important for the regeneration of the skin. The ointment is effective in treating poorly healing, open lesions.
Place 6 tablespoons. dried chamomile flowers in an enamel bowl. Pour 250 g of boiled water. Cover and place in a boiling water bath. Keep it on for 15 minutes. Cool, strain, squeeze out the remaining raw materials. Add boiled water to the original volume. Dissolve 1 tbsp in the resulting infusion. honey. Use for lotions and baths. For the same purpose, the following recipe can be used: prepare 500 ml of a decoction of eucalyptus leaves in a ratio of 1:10. Dissolve 2 tablespoons in it. honey.
Honey is a powerful, but certainly not the only, wound healing agent. Try the following recipe: prepare a weak solution of potassium permanganate, moisten gauze, apply to the wound for 30 minutes. Dilute the pharmacy tincture of calendula in a 1: 1 ratio. Moisten the cheesecloth, keep for another 30 minutes. Replace it with a decoction of eucalyptus leaves. Dissolve 1 tsp in a glass of boiled water. salt. Moisten gauze in the solution, squeeze, apply to the wound. This alternation of lotions is very effective in treating wounds.
Sea buckthorn oil also has a good effect on the condition of the damaged skin. It contains a whole complex of vitamins and minerals, has a healing and mild analgesic effect. When treating, simply lubricate the wound with sea buckthorn oil. Aloe leaf juice, which has antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory and healing properties, is also widely used. Lubricate the damaged skin surface with plant juice. Apply a lengthwise cut aloe leaf to heal inflamed wounds. Secure with a bandage. Change after a few hours if necessary.