By Tareq Neman
Can you heal your own ailments? Sick of visiting doctors? Too many trips to the pharmacy in your life?
Alternative medicine could be the answer for all these questions. It is the way that we can heal our ailments without fearing negative side effects or paying large amounts of money to buy pills. Alternative medicine is absolutely safe. Even if it doesn’t help, it will not harm.
Essential oils as an alternative medicine give us a safe and guaranteed solution for many health conditions and diseases. They are easy to find, easy to prepare and easy to use. In this article we will talk about solutions provided by Mother Nature to heal our ailments.
1- Garlic oil: useful used both internally and externally
Internal use: can heal asthma, high blood pressure and arteriosclerosis and kills parasites
External use: warts, foot skin lesions and insect stings
Internal use: weakness, coughing, headache and sinus congestion
External use: hair, oral candidiasis and insect stings
Internal use: flatulence, indigestion, loss of appetite, insomnia and blood pressure
External use: arthritis, inflammation, muscle aches, acne, psoriasis, and conjunctivitis.
4-Cinnamomum camphora oil:
Internal use: Nervous breakdown, weakness, and infectious diseases.
External use: muscle aches
Internal use: weakness, diarrhea and menstruation regulation
External use: wounds, skin disease,
Massage: refreshing the body
6-Lim (India lemon) oil:
Internal use: weakness, arthritis, lethargy, hepatitis, sinus, and inflammation of the nose, ear and throat
External use: boils
Massage: useful for oily skin and acne.
External use: Strengthening and refreshing the skin, good for cellulite
External use: acne and eczema
Massage: cellulite and muscular stress.
Internal use: Indigestion, loss of appetite, flatulence and impotence
External use: rheumatic aches, bruises, and contusions
Internal use: weakness, indigestion, flatulence and nerve pain
External use: wounds, ulcers and skin disease
Internal use: weakness, restlessness, nervous breakdowns, menstruation cramps
External: skin care
Internal use: nervous exhaustion, insomnia, spasticity, asthma and migraine
External use: wounds, eczema and insect stings
Massage: relaxing the muscles, stress, makes sleep easy
Internal use: indigestion and slow digestion
External use: asthma, cold, nerve pain and migraines
Massage: refresh feet and legs
Internal: colitis, heart palpitations, stomach ache
Internal use: bronchitis, cold, inflammation of the sinuses, urinary tract infection and sexual impotence
16-Black pepper oil:
External use: slow digestion, disturbance of circulatory system
Massage: Muscle fatigue
Internal use: weakness, fatigue, low blood pressure, and migraines
External use: burns, wounds, scabies and muscle pain
Massage: to be energetic and active, removes pain of the thighs
Internal use: anxiety and stress, depression, liver disorders and migraine
External use: headaches, tired eyes and skin care
Massage: helps relax the face
Internal use: urinary infections, vision, the pharynx and nervous breakdown
External use: acne, eczema, skin injury and wounds
Massage: Relaxes and reduces stress
How to prepare the oil
There are two methods to prepare your medicines:
For internal use:
- You can mix five or eight droops of the oil into one glass of water and drink it before meals two times a day
– For external and massage
- Five drops of the first essential oil + three drops of the second essential oil + two drops of essential oil third + twenty ml of vegetable oil.
- Five drops of essential oil mixed with 20 ml of vegetable oil.
– For sensitive skin you can put one drop in 10 ml of vegetable oil and test it on your skin. The best place is on your wrist.
Substitutes for vegetable oil can include:
1- Sweet almond oil
2- Sunflower oil
3- Grape seed oil
4- Camellia oil
5- Avocados oil
You can find such oils in your local supermarkets.