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Best Plants for a Good Night’s Sleep

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There are some periods in your life or is a continuous problem when you can’t sleep well. In this article you will find out about best plants that will help you to have a good night’s sleep.  Again, using nature can help you to resolve different health problems in a easy way.

It is well known that plants act like an air filter and oxygenate it. Moreover, some  plants combat insomnia, improving the quality of sleep. In addition, these plants can cheer up any home. Discover what plants helps you to sleep well and place them in the bedroom to resolve the lack of sleep and disturbed sleep.

Lavender
Its smell is unmistakable. Lavender is used in the composition of soaps, perfumes, shampoos or shower gels, and even we can use it in the preparation of sweets. Lavender is one of many plants which helps you to sleep and, moreover, is an effective remedy for anxiety. Scientists have revealed that inhaling the fragrance directly from the plant has sedative effects. So, if  you don’t have lavender in your home, buy you one and enjoy the curative virtues.

Aloe Vera
You certainly know that extract juice from the leaves of Aloe Vera treats skin lesions – scratches, bites or sunburn – alleviates skin scars and maintain  the skin youth. Moreover, this juice helps to detoxify the body. However, aloe vera annihilates of toxic from cleaning agents. Very interesting it is that when the level of toxic substances in the home is high on the leaves of Aloe Vera appear brown spots. The plant effectively purify the air in your home, improving sleep quality.

Jasmine
Jasmine has soothing properties that are certified by studies carried out by of the most important American universities, the University of Washington Wheeling. The scientists highlighted that the positive effects of jasmine include improving the quality of sleep and decrease the anxiety. The positive effects of this plant may be enhanced if trumpet flower stands beside

Miraculous Remedies For Hair Loss

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Hair loss represents more and more a problem both for women and men. In this article you will find out some miraculous remedies for hair loss.Hair is a woman’s best accessory one of the biggest beauty factors.

Your hair compliments your style, either making you feel weak or confident. However, your hair gets weak with the applications you put it through, and even from factors like wind, sun and air pollution.  Evidently, the loss of hair can be very scary for not only men but for women too. So, if you are scared because you have sparse hair and you lose hair while you’re combing, you might want to take a look at these homemade solutions that will give your hair back it’s liveliness and fullness.

Miraculous Remedies For Hair Loss

  1. For the easiest way of preventing hair loss, you need olive oil and coconut oil. Mix these two and massage the roots of your hair with lukewarm water with them right after you get out of the shower. This massage will be a great help in stopping hair loss and making your hair grow faster.
  2. You probably have lettuce in your refrigerator, and now you can use it for your hair! Take a leaf of the lettuce and make a mash out of it. Then make a fresh spinach juice and add it to the mash and mix these two in the blender. You can use this mixture as a weekly hair mask and you are sure to realize the difference.

While you are applying one of these solutions to your hair, you also have to be careful for your diet. Your diet does not only affect your shape, it even affects the health of your hair. It is known that hair loss is caused by the lack vitamins, minerals and proteins. Keep that in mind when you are pushing yourself to eat more meat and milk.

Surprising Benefits And Uses Of PINK (Himalayan) Salt

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PINK (Himalayan) Salt is a pure salt, uncontaminated  and manually extracted from the mountains. It is a great alternative to regular salt because is very rich in minerals. The pink color is derived from the content of iron. When iron oxidizes, salt changes its color, varying from pink to orange or red.

Salt was formed on the bottom of a huge prehistoric sea that in time decreased due to tectonic movements and finally dried up. Instead of the sea,  now is salt and today is operated manually. Himalayan salt is free from pollution that is specific to the  nowadays’ seas and oceans.

Natural PINK (Himalayan) Salt crystals formed 500 million years ago and are among the most valuable kinds of rock salt. In this article you will find out about Surprising benefits and uses of PINK (Himalayan) Salt.

Benefits of PINK (Himalayan) Salt 

Rich in trace elements, specially in iron, calcium and potassium, PINK (Himalayan) Salt it allows a good regeneration of the blood. Being a strong detoxifying product, it has the ability to destroy harmful substances from the body and heavy metals (mercury and lead). In addition, dissolves calcium deposits,  on long term having a beneficial effect on conditions as arthritis, rheumatism and kidney stones.

Another benefits:

– Reduce signs of aging;

– Prevent muscle cramps;

– Increase hydration of the body;

– Bone fortification;

– Low blood pressure;

– Improve circulation.

 Uses of PINK (Himalayan) Salt 

– Salt lamps: they create an atmosphere of peace and relaxation. They are also beneficial in the case of allergies: the air in a room in which the  salt lamp function is ionized naturally.

– In the shower: PINK (Himalayan) Salt can be used in the shower in order to detoxify your body. Massahe your wet skin with salt, leave it to act 1-5 minutes and then rinse your skin. For a detoxifying pronounced effect , it is recommended the consumption of a glass of warm water before and after shower.

– In bath: For the same detoxifing effect, when you take a bath, add in the water 1,5 kg of salt. Stay in that water for 30 minutes.

– Saline inhalation: dissolve 30 g of pink salt in one liter of hot water. Inhale the vapors for 10-15 minutes.

How To Make Homemade Calendula Cream

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Today I will teach you how to make homemade Calendula cream using natural ingredients. It is known that calendula has healing proprieties. You can use calendula by making a tea, but also you can use it as a cream, on your body.

This cream gently treats the problems, so it recommended also for kids. Calendula Cream heal irritations, chapped lips, cuts and bruises, dry skin and minor burns.

Ingredients for homemade calendula cream:

  • 1/4 cup of calendula flowers
  • 125 ml extra virgin olive oil
  • 30 gr beeswax
  • 10 drops of lavender essential oil

You also need:

  • Gauze;
  •  A pot;
  •  A spoon;
  • Elastic rubber;
  • An electric pot (slow cooker).

How to prepare homemade calendula cream:

  1. Put the dry calendula flowers in a jar. Pour over the olive oil and close the jar. Mix the jar very well. Leave the mixture in the jar 2 weeks. The oil has to become yellow.
  2. If you don’t have time to keep the flowers in oil for 2 weeks, there is a faster method to obtain a similar result. Pour the calendula flowers and oil in the electric pot (slow cooker) and let them to boil for 3 hours.
  3. Pour the mixture over a piece of gauze over a bowl that is secured with a rubber elastic. Using a spoon, press the mixture so it drains into the bowl.  If you move too quickly, the oil will flow on the sides, so be patient.
  4. Pour the strained oil into a pot, on low heat. Add the beeswax and mix until the composition gets smooth. Then, pour the lavender essential oil and mix again.
  5.  Put the obtained cream in a clean recipient. Leave it uncovered until the cream gets cold. After that, cover the recipient. And your homemade calendula cream is ready for use! Keep it in a dry place, away from sun. The cream is good for use for one year.

Two Minutes Drink That Burn Fat and Balance Blood Sugar Level

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Nowadays fat is more and more a big problem both for women and men. There are a lot of people that confront with fat or try to balance the blood sugar level. Even if you have a healthy lifestyle, you eat as natural as you can and you make sport, it happens to still have problems with fat.

Sometimes, confronting with fat burning and balance blood sugar level can be consumptive. In this article I will suggest you a drink that takes 2 minutes to prepare it and will help you to resolve these annoying health problems.

Two Minutes Drink That Burn Fat and Balance Blood Sugar Level

Ingredients:

– 1 teaspoon of cinnamon

– 2 tablespoons of apple vinegar

– 2 tablespoons of lemon juice

– 1 tablespoon of honey

– 200 ml of water

Procedure and how to consume it: Put all the ingredients in a blender and mix them well. Consume this drink in the morning on the empty stomach. Given that it takes only 2 minutes to prepare it, do not prepare more composition and deposit it to the fridge. I recommend you to prepare it every morning and drink it fresh.  Follow this treatment every day, for 3 months. You will notice that this treatment is very effective and the results are on long term.

Cinnamon is a well known spice for maintaining optimum level of glucose in the blood. In the case study  “Proceedings of the Nutrition Society journal” it was found that after taking the supplement CR (a component of cinnamon), glucose, insulin and cholesterol levels were improved, especially  for people who suffer of diabetes.

Lemon juice is a source of flavonoids,  that are known for their antioxidant proprieties. Lemon’s antioxidant properties are highlighted in a scientific research, which has shown that flavonoids from lemon eliminate oxidative stress from the diabetic rats.

DIY Raw Smoothie For Hormone Balancing

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This raw smoothie for hormone balancing is veery delicious and healthy. The key ingredient that regulates hormones product is maca powder. This plant is a great natural remedy that helps to increase the body’s metabolic functions by stimulating hormone production.

For men, Maca increases testosterone production and leads to sexual functions increasing too. For women, Maca balance the production of estrogen, progesterone and testosterone in the body.  Because helps in production of hormones and in hormone balacing, specialist consider that maca is an efficient treatment for hormone disease ( like infertility etc)

Smoothie for hormone balancing

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup of almond milk
  • 1 frozen banana
  • 1 teaspoon of cinnamon
  • 1/2 spoon of maca powder
  • pollen
  • 1/2 spoon of honey
  • ice

Procedure: Add all the ingredients in blender, except the pollen. Mix them at high speed. At final, add the pollen. How your raw smoothie for hormone balancing is ready!

Another benefits of maca powder:

  • maca action in the body in order to help it to adapt to demanding situations
  • strengthen the immune system and harmonizes the general functions of the body
  • reduce PMS symptoms like bloating, cramping and emotional instability. For example, many women observe improvement after one week of using maca powder.
  • Maca helps the endocrine system and promotes a natural production by the ovaries and other endocrine glands (adrenal, pancreas, thyroid), helping to achieve balance in the body.
  • Maca doesn’t contains stimulants and offers only advantages because is rich in amino acids, fatty acids, vitamins and minerals.
  • Maca is used by countless world class athletes in order to improve their energy and strength in a natural way
  • Maca was known in antiquity to increase sexual desire, libido, stamina, energy and sexual performance.

Foods For A Healthy Liver

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It is very important to have a healthy liver. Liver has a key role in body’s digestive system. Everything we eat, drink and even medicines you take pass through the liver. Liver is the second largest organ, the first being the skin. 

This organ has a lot of important functions for health, including eliminating toxins from the body. It converts nutrients from the foods we eat in essential components for bloodstream by storing the vitamins and minerals and producing proteins and enzymes to maintain a normal level of hormones. I will provide you some aliments for a healthy liver.

  1. Garlic for a healthy liver

Garlic is a super food and nobody can deny this. Garlic has many benefits for liver because contain compounds that activate enzymes responsible for removing toxins from the body. Garlic contains allicin and selenium, two important nutrients that play a protective role for liver.

  1. Green vegetables and leaves for a healthy liver

Green vegetables and leaves, like spinach, salad etc have the capacity to neutralize metals, chemicals and pesticides  that are sometimes present in our diet. These function like a protection mechanism for liver so I suggest you to eat more fresh salads in order to detoxify your liver.

  1. Avocado for a healthy liver

If you want a healthy liver that function normal, eat 2 avocado per week. When you include avocado in your nutrition, you help your body to produce an antioxidant that liver need it in order to filter harmful substances. In addition, avocado increases the liver capacity to fix by itself.

  1. Grapefruit for a healthy liver

Grapefruit is part of  category citrus that contain a high content of vitamin C, vitamin A, iron, potassium, etc. Eat this fruit like it is, or you can prepare a juice.  Grapefruit helps to eliminate toxins and has antioxidant properties.

Homemade Natural Remedies Against Acne

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Homemade masks are a great remedy against acne and to get rid of scars left by acne. These recipes contains a variety of ingredients that help to nourish the skin and eliminate the problems related with acne.

Honey is the main ingredient in the next 3 recipes that I will present you. Honey is a great moisturizer, keeps the skin soft, conserve the humidity and helps to renew skin cells. Honey is extremely beneficial for acne skin because has antiseptic and antibacterial proprieties. Also, its anti-inflammatory proprieties helps to reduce skin redness and the inflammation caused by acne.

  1. Mask with honey and apple vinegar against acne

Ingredients:

  • apple vinegar
  • green tea
  • honey
  • sugar

Preparation: In a bowl, put a teaspoon of apple vinegar. Add 2 teaspoons of cool green tea. Add 5 teaspoons of honey. Add 1 teaspoon of honey. Mix well the ingredients. For a thicker consistency you can add more sugar. Apply the mask on you face, using a cotton pad.  Gently massage your skin, in order to eliminate the dead cells. and to improve the blood circulation. Leave the mask to action for 10 minutes. Rinse with warm water. Use this mask 1-2 times per week.

  1. Mask with honey and cinnamon against acne

Ingredients:

  • powder cinnamon
  • honey

Preparation: Put a teaspoon of cinnamon in a bowl. Add 2 teaspoons of honey. Mix well the ingredients. Apply the mask on your wet skin, using your fingers. Leave it to action for 10-15 minutes. Rinse the mask with warm water. You can use this mask every day.

  1. Mask with turmeric, milk and honey against acne

Ingredients:

  • turmeric powder
  • honey
  • milk

Preparation: Put a teaspoon of turmeric in a bowl. Mix it with a teaspoon of honey. Add 2 teaspoons of milk. Mix all the ingredients. Apply the mask on the face and neck using a makeup brush.  Leave the mask to action 10-15 minutes. If you have yellow spots after using, soft a cotton pad in milk and clean your face. Use this mask 2-3 times per week.

Natural Remedies for Irritated Skin

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With a sensitive skin is not so easy to live, because most of the time is irritated. This problem in visible and unpleasant. The solution is to learn how to take care of it and to avoid the products that irritate it. Also, you have to add in your beauty routine natural products that make your skin beautiful.

A sensitive skin needs extra care because immediately react to the “aggressors”: different compounds from cosmetics, detergents, sun, wind and even pollution. When you come in contact with these factors, there can be a lot of unpleasant problems such as rashes, itching, reddish areas, broken capillaries on the nose and cheeks and very dry skin.

In this article you will learn how to take care of your irritated skin by using natural remedies

  1. Natural Mask with Chamomile Tea

To calm irritated skin, chamomile tea is the most suitable ingredient. To prepare this mask, you need 3 tablespoons of concentrated chamomile tea, 2 tablespoons of honey and 1 tablespoon of milk. Mix well the ingredients and apply the mixture on your face. Leave the mask to act 15-20 minutes, then rinse your face.

  1. Natural Mask with Aloe Vera

Go to plant pharmacy and buy Aloe Vera gel. It has anti-inflammatory, anti-fungal and antibacterial properties that help to treat irritations quickly. Besides these properties, Aloe Vera gel is rich in vitamins C and E, folic acid and zinc, essential for a healthy skin. Prepare a mask with a teaspoon of Aloe Vera gel, a teaspoon of yogurt and half of cucumber (mixed in blender).

  1. Natural Mask with Olive Oil

Olive oil is very beneficial to clean the pores and for skin hydration. It is effective for treating skin rash and irritation. For this mask, you need an avocado and one tablespoon of olive oil. Mix them well, apply the mask on your face and leave it 20 minutes.

How to Treat Naturally Mouth Herpes Very Fast

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Many people suffer of skin problems and mouth herpes is a very common one. You can treat mouth herpes in a natural way very fast. In this article you will learn how to prepare natural treatments at home that will help you to heal mouth herpes.

Almost 80% of the world population is infected with the herpes virus that causes painful and unsightly blisters. Despite the very high frequency, herpes remains a taboo subject.Herpes is caused by a virus called herpes simplex (HSV).

Once contracted, it remains in the body for life. There is a virus that causes sores in the mouth and is very common in the general population (HSV 1) and a virus that infects the genitals (HSV 2) and is transmitted through sexual contact or during birth from an infected mother to newborn.

How to Treat Naturally Mouth Herpes Very Fast using natural remedies

  1. Prepare plants infusions

The best effective teas against herpes are nettle and narrow teas. Prepare an infusion using 250 ml boiled water and one teaspoon of plant. Drink this tea 2 times per day, preferable in the morning and night.  Another effective teas against herpes are: Oak root, chamomile, sage and rosemary.

  1. Eat fruits and vegetables

The nutrition in this period should include many fresh fruits and vegetables rich in vitamins A, C and E. There are recommended citrus fruits, apples, grapes, beans and green peas, potatoes, beetroot, cabbage and spinach. In the first days of illness you should avoid foods  that contain fats.

  1. Use compresses using:

– calendula tincture or cream

– propolis cream

– oregano oil

– decoction of burdock

– chamomile infusion

– cold clay

– egg-white (beaten)

– seabuckthorn oil or extract

Apply these solutions 3-6 times per day in your herpes and will notice real improvements.

Attention!! Do not apply on the herpes  medicinal alcohol, antibiotic ointments, iodine or rivanol.