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Maceration of the garlic with oil is very important so that our garlic and lemon ointment for varicose veins receives all of its positive properties.
Did you know that you can make your own garlic and lemon ointment for varicose veins? It is natural and homemade and, moreover, it is very effective if we use it constantly. This way you can have beautiful young legs and prevent this blood circulation problem.
In this article we share the recipe for this cream as well as the properties of garlic and lemon. These two medicinal foods also have incredible benefits as ingredients in domestic cosmetics. Try this ointment! It is easy and you will be surprised by the results.
When fully treating varicose veins naturally, several factors should be considered:
Balanced diet, rich in fruits and vegetables, whole grains, legumes and nuts.
Regular physical activity
Eliminate bad habits (tobacco, alcohol).
Avoid sitting, sitting, or standing in the same position for many hours.
Use suitable clothing and shoes.
In addition to these guidelines and tips, we can supplement our natural treatment with this very simple home remedy.
It is a very effective garlic and lemon ointment for varicose veins that we can do at home and very economically.
Healing ingredients: To make this ointment, we use 5 ingredients with very beneficial properties for the prevention and treatment of.
Garlic: Garlic is very effective in treating varicose veins both outside and inside. This superfood has a strong vasodilating and fluidizing effect on the blood, which promotes blood circulation.
Lemon: Thanks to its citric acid content, the lemon also makes the blood fluid. It is also a powerful antioxidant and helps remove blemishes.
Olive oil: Olive oil is the oily base of our ointment. It gives the lotion a suitable texture so that we can easily apply it and macerate the garlic. This way we don’t have to use garlic directly. The monounsaturated fats nourish the skin and provide flexibility.
Aloe Vera: Aloe Vera is not only the ideal ingredient to emulsify the oil and make it easier to use, it also ensures freshness and soothes inflammation. It moisturizes and protects the skin from the outside.
We can use the natural gel from the stem of the plant or buy it. However, it should be as pure as possible.
Rosemary essential oil: The last ingredient in our ointment is essential rosemary oil. This pure essence is most effective at the time of circulation improvement and favors good oxygenation in the area where we use it.
It also has the function of improving the smell of our ointment and disguising the garlic. If we do not have this oil, we can add fresh leaves of the plant with oil and garlic to the maceration.
Garlic and lemon ointment for varicose veins
- 10 cloves of garlic
- The juice 1 lemon
- 1 glass of olive oil (200 ml)
- ½ glass of aloe vera gel (100 ml)
- 20 drops of rosemary essential oil
Here are the steps to develop this natural lotion:
First peel the garlic and cut it into small pieces.
Squeeze the lemon juice.
Put the two ingredients together with the olive oil in a glass and shake to emulsify. Then close it tightly.
Let this preparation marinate in a dark place for 21 days.
After three weeks, strain the liquid and throw away the garlic.
Add the aloe vera gel to the macerated oil and mix it well to get an ointment structure.
Contain rosemary essential oil to improve the aroma of this garlic and lemon ointment for varicose veins.
Every evening, before going to bed, we can apply this garlic and lemon ointment to the varicose veins in the affected areas and cover them with a bandage or towel.
If the smell doesn’t bother us, we can repeat the application in the morning.
This treatment is effective if we are constant and patient. It helps us not only to stop varicose veins from spreading, but also to prevent small spider veins from getting worse.