October 15, 2015

Healing Herbs for Bones

There are certain herbs that are used in alternative medicine for the treatment of pathological conditions in bones and joints, such as rheumatism, sciatica, spondylosis, osteoporosis and the like.

1. Lavender

Aromatic essential oil of lavender is used in relaxation massage to relax the tense back muscles and to relieve back pain. 

In combination with jojoba oil or avocado oil, it is effectively applied as a coating for aching joints.

2. Cayenne pepper

Oleoresin capsicum is a substance which is present in red hot pepper and influences the better blood circulation and warms the tissue. 

It is also excellent as an anti-rheumatic so it is used in combination with base oil for massage painful joints of elbows and knees.

3. White Willow

Healing property is hidden in the bark of the willow, but you should not overdo it, because in the bark is placed salicylic acid which is equivalent to chemical form of aspirin. 

White willow relieves back pain and relieves arthritis and rheumatism.

4. Comfrey

Fresh scraped comfrey root is the best remedy for gout and rheumatism.

This herb effectively relieves pain, but also renews tissues and helps in the healing of bone fractures.


5. Valerian

This soothing plant is not only acting on the nervous system, it also affects the alleviation of pain in the muscles and bones.

For this purpose, tincture of valerian is used.

6. Burdock

This prickly plant is excellent for rheumatism.

It is enough to take a spoon of burdock seed, cook in 0. 5 litters of water for about five minutes, then remove from heat; allow cooling for about 10 minutes. Drink this tea per two tablespoons in the morning and evening.

7. Cabbage

Green vegetables in the fight against arthritis - the leaves of cabbage are effective as lining in the presence of pain in the bones and joints.

8. Horsetail

Horsetail helps with healing of wounds and fractures, and as a fresh plant extract is applied to eliminate osteoporosis.

9. Lilac

You may not know that fragrant lilac helps out in elimination of pain in legs and acts against pain in the joints. It is used as an oil of lilac.

10. Juniper

Painful areas affected with sciatica can be massage with juniper brandy.

Essential oil of juniper helps in the treatment of rheumatism and gout.

11. White Birch

White Birch relieves symptoms of arthritis, sciatica, rheumatism and gout.

It is combined with nettle leaves in the form of herbal tea.