In Ukraine is gaining momentum in the business of collecting medicinal herbs
Following the floods in Europe we rushed foreign buyers The business of herbs in Ukraine every year is gaining momentum. Experienced herbalists assure that raw materials is rife and the…

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Alternative medicine treatments
Alternative medicine got its name from its use in the treatment of folk remedies such as decoctions from medicinal plants, tinctures, combination products. In medicine everything is more organized and…

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Acupuncture in China

Chinese reflexology . with great effectiveness, is a worthy alternative to medical treatment. Based on the use of internal resources of the body, this practice can significantly reduce the list used in the process of treatment of medicines

The consequence is the reduction of the negative impact of chemical elements contained in the medicines on the human body. It is really an important factor, because all medicines, even the most effective, have side effects (that can not be compared with side effects of acupuncture ). In this regard, acupuncture in China is one of the main methods of healing, hence the traditional Oriental medicine is inseparable from the acupuncture.

The historical roots of acupuncture and Chinese medicine in General, is quite deeply rooted in ancient Chinese philosophy, according to which the whole body is permeated with channels of energy. Among the latest is called meridians. It is for the meridians in the human body circulates a special life energy Qi (history of acupuncture), which has physical, spiritual, mental and emotional components. Continue reading

What are the benefits of Brazil nuts?

One of the exotic types of nuts is the Brazil nut. It is most common in South America, mainly in Brazil and Peru, Colombia and Bolivia, and a number of other countries. The most productive is Bolivia, despite the fact that Brazil is the birthplace of these nuts, and the name was borrowed from there. These nuts are grown and culturally – plant the plantation, then gather the nuts, and in the wild, i.e. harvesting takes place in plantations and natural areas.

By the way, that the wild plots the yields of Brazil nuts is much higher. This is motivated by the fact that pollination by bees occurs more in such areas than in specially cultivated areas. The trees of Brazil nuts is truly impressive, as their sizes can reach 40 meters in height, and of such size, harvesting is substantially more difficult. However, this tree has a long period of life, and therefore their fertility is also high.

The fruit of the Brazil nut is very interesting. So, grow on trees the nuts are of round shape, the size of the palm (by the way, looks like a coconut). And inside this fruit is fully Packed already a little nuts, which, in fact, after cleaning and are productcompare. Continue reading

The use of medicinal herbs in cosmetics. Phytocosmetics

Today cosmetic companies have come to understand that all production of cosmetics based on artificial ingredients it is not fashionable and prestigious. To increase sales of shampoos, conditioners, creams, lotions, tonics and scrubs, they need to be made on the basis of natural components. Phytocosmetics is the cosmetics created on the basis of herbal extracts, the medicinal properties of which is enhanced artificially.

Phytocosmetics combines traditional medicine and the latest discoveries in the field of research studies in chemistry and biology. The concept of phytocosmetics is rather arbitrary. Because fitokosmetiki tool can be called not only a cosmetic preparation, produced on an industrial scale, but also masks, lotions, compresses and creams made at home. Herbs, vegetables, fruits, berries can serve as the source material. The advantage of phytocosmetics, cooked at home is the lack of preservatives and artificial fragrances, but the downside is their short shelf life. They should be used immediately after preparation.

Cosmetics . prepared on the basis of medicinal herbs, much closer to our body, because they are recipes passed down from generation to generation, so they combine as healing recipes and beauty secrets. Continue reading

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"Traditional healers" or quacks..
All of us periodically hear, read in the media and see with screens of various "magicians", which together require "modest" is their calling, not only as "traditional healers". Others from…

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The cultivation of medicinal herbs
Many gardeners spend summer cottages and farmlands beds for growing herbs and shrubs. It successfully cultivated as an exotic and familiar herbs from ginseng to St. John's wort lemongrass and…

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