Onion peel: Recipes of traditional medicine
The composition of the onion peel
The majority of its medicinal qualities of onion peel owes its composition. She, like himself, onion, is an excellent source of this essential to our body to restore the immune system and maintain the tone of vitamin C. In addition, the composition of the onion skin with vitamins A, E, PP and B vitamins
With regard to the minerals, among them can highlight iron, potassium and phosphorus as well as organic acids, flavonoids, carotene, volatile kvartsetin and that, in fact, are the basis for useful properties onion skin.
Treatment of onion skins: recipes
As mentioned earlier, using the onion skin can get rid of many diseases and ailments. It helps to get rid of such a widespread disease today, as atherosclerosis. To do this, you must take into the infusion of husks, mixed with vegetable oil for 10 days. Drink one tablespoon of oil, mixed with 20 drops of tincture three times a day before meals.
Onion peel is able to cure the common cold and cough. If you have a stuffy nose, and you find it hard to breathe, draw steam inhalation using the husks from onions. Just chop the peel, place it in boiling water, boil for a few minutes over low heat and breathe in steam for 5 minutes. Inhalation can be done as long as the runny nose is not completely go away.
In the fight with a cough will help decoction of the peel, which is necessary to drink two tablespoons three times a day before meals, washed down with warm water decoction. This method will save you from a dry cough in a few days.
Husks from onions is also used to treat cystitis. To do this, prepare a decoction, boil two tablespoons peel in 400 ml of water, and then infuse it for 30 minutes. Ready broth should strain and take 50 ml twice a day for 5 days. This method allows you to get rid of, even from chronic cystitis.
This disease, as varicose veins, widespread among contemporary humanity, leading mainly sedentary lifestyle, too, can be cured with the help of an ordinary onion peel. To do this, prepare a tincture, Gulf onion peel 100 ml of vodka and infuse it in a week. Then the finished tincture will need to take inside 20 drops three times daily before meals. The course of treatment lasts 10 days, after which you need to do a week's break and then re-start treatment.
Recipes onion peel
Onion peel is used in a different form. Depending on the application, it may be prepared as decoction, infusion, extract, ointments, oil or alcohol tincture. To properly prepare the listed types of drugs, it is necessary to know the characteristics of each of them.
The easiest way to prepare a broth of onion peel. To cook it you will need half a glass of husk and five cups of boiling water. The mixture should boil for 20 minutes, then cool and strain.
To prepare the infusion, pour two tablespoons of onion peel 500 ml of hot water, close the container with the infusion of a lid and place in a dark and cool place for 8-10 hours. After this, the infusion should drain and take on this scheme.
Onion peel extract is prepared by evaporation of the finished brew. For ointments based fine chopped peels need husks, petroleum jelly and cream, are well mixed to homogeneity.