Homemade remedies can prevent you from constantly running to the doctor. And how can we deny our grandma’s very own tip to recover from any ailment. They always work, don’t they? However, home remedies are applicable only if the disease is at a low scale. Here are some Indian home remedies which you can try out without fear. They have been tried and tested for generations.
14. Water for Acid Attacks
Begin your day with a glass of water and you can surly keep the doctor away. Yes, you read that right. If you are acidity prone, the most effective remedy is to drink a glass of water in the morning on empty stomach regularly. Water neutralizes acidity. Banana, cucumber, and watermelon are also considered natural acid neutralizers. They should all work well for you.
13. Keep Fruits Handy for Digestion
An effective home remedy to indigestion is to have half a glass pineapple juice after each meal. You might also try an old remedy, of mixing a spoonful of lemon juice to a glass of hot water. Eating fruits like grapes and oranges is also beneficial for digestion, although you must not take them immediately after meals.
12. Exercise to Get Rid of Heart Palpitations
Having grape juice and a guava every morning will bring in a lot of relief from heart palpitations. Another common remedy is to mix a glass of water, one tablespoon honey, and, half a cup lemon juice and have it every day before going to bed. Besides, regular outdoor physical activities can make your heart healthier and stronger.
11. One Raw Onion for One Bad Tooth
The most effective remedy to this is to chew a raw onion every day. It is said that chewing a raw onion for three minutes every day is enough to kill all the germs inside the mouth. You can also place a clove of garlic mixed with rock salt on the affected tooth. This works immediately.
10. Warm Water and you Will Beat Conjunctivitis
This needs to be handled with care. Take a sterile cotton ball and dip it in warm water. Use it to remove the crust formed on the eyelashes. Now, gently compress the cotton ball against the eye. This provides a lot of relief to the pain, and germs are killed in the process. You can also make a tea using goldthread leaves and use it as an eye wash.
9. Have Honey for Common Cold
Always take a hot water bath and also take steam. These are effective to reduce chest and nasal congestion. Besides, lime juice mixed in hot water with honey is also a very age old trick to overcome common cold.
8. Acne Marks Should Go Away With Lemon Juice and Rose Water
The most effective way is to mix equal amounts of lemon juice and rose water and apply it with cotton in the affected areas and keep it for an hour. Do it for 15-20 days regularly to get the desired results. You can also mix honey and cinnamon powder and make a paste to apply it on the affected area every night.
7. Lemon, Vitamin E, Baking Soda and Potato Juice, all for Dark Underarms
The best way is to rub lemon every day on the armpits. You can also apply Vitamin E oil. Applying baking soda after bath everyday is also a favorable method. You can also apply potato juice on the underarms and keep it for some time for it to remove the darkness.
6. Good Old Water to Stay away from Dry Chapped Lips
Drink lots of water, this will completely rid you of dry lips. Pure ghee and butter are beneficial for chapped lips. You can also try making a paste of rose petals mixed in raw milk for an hour and apply it to the lips. This will hydrate it and also bring back the lost pink color.
5. Natural Remedy for Asthma
For instant relief, warm a ripe banana on a slow flame, then mash it and sprinkle it with black pepper and eat. Having roasted grams every night brings is an effective remedy for people who have asthma troubles.
4. Nose Bleeding Should Be Gone With an Ice Pack
Putting a wet towel on the head is effective in curing bleeding nose. You can apply apple cider vinegar with a cotton ball on the bleeding nose. Blood will instantly congeal. Also an ice pack on the nose can work instantly in such cases.
3. Lukewarm Water for the Most-Hated Sore Throat
A simple and age old technique is to gurgle with lukewarm water with a pinch of salt. Another remedy is to regularly drink a glass of water mixed with a pinch of pepper powder, little powdered cloves and one tablespoon honey.
2. Diarrhea and a Banana, That’s it
Have banana along with curd, this is the best homemade remedy. Drinking starchy liquids like arrowroot water, barley water, rice gruel and coconut water are highly beneficial for diarrhea.
1. Lavender Oil for Stretch Marks Removal
Applying lavender oil three times a day is the most effective and renown remedy. Apricot scrub is also effective. You can also go for aroma oil. It heals stretch marks quickly. Applying cocoa butter helps in removing stretch marks too.