medicinal and cosmetic products containing menthol, very much.This should include toothpaste and menthol flows from the common cold.Menthol contained in peppermint and Melissa.What gives these herbs body?Are there harmful effects of mint and lemon balm to the man, as is claimed by some healers?Let's try to examine in detail the properties of these two famous grass.
Who has not tried tea with mint or lemon balm and other herbs at the cottage or camping trip?The refreshing taste of these plants are known to all, they have a calming effect the nervous system, analgesic, normalize sleep, a little lower blood pressure, when applied topically have an effect on the receptors located in the skin cold, and an irritant and analgesic for diseases of sciatica, arthritis, low back pain.
applied in the bath, herbal teas of lemon balm and peppermint soothe the nervous system, analgesic muscle pain and back pain, a beneficial effect on the skin, removing irritation and inflammation.
Rules collection of mint and
These herbs - lemon balm and mint - it is necessary to harvest in early summer before they bloom.These dried herbs in the shade, in a well-ventilated area under the canopy.The sun's rays have a devastating effect on these medicinal plants, and many if not dried medicinal plant substances are destroyed.
dried plants pour in paper bags or cloth bags for storage.Store in a dark need a dry place.
Effect of mint and lemon balm on man.
In ancient times believed that mint stimulates mental activity.Mint, mixed with honey, refreshing mouth after eating.
Mint perfectly helps treat cough, sore throat, headache.Mint will help get rid of the nausea and heartburn, fever, help to normalize the blood circulation in the tissues.Peppermint has a choleretic effect.
At home, cosmetics mint will help to tone and make skin more elastic faded.
In severe sweating feet to get rid of the smell of sweat every night need to take foot baths in which to pour the infusion of mint (1 handful fresh or dry raw materials to brew 1 liter of boiling water, wrap up, leave for half an hour).Menthol pores, which leads to a decrease in sweating, and mint flavor deodorizes feet, eliminating the unpleasant smell of sweat.In addition, for tired legs this bath will bring relief and relieve swelling from the ankle.
If dry mint fill a small bag and put it in the head of the bed - the smell of mint is soothing, normalizes sleep, get rid of nightmares.The pouch with mint can be placed in the crib child who sleeps restlessly.
Peppermint contains large amounts of antioxidants, and this plant has earned occupy a place of honor in the list of resources to get rid of free radicals.
conducted scientific experiments that proved that the mint has an impact on the male body - with regular use it reduces the amount of testosterone in the body.Turkish scientists conducted a study in which it was proved the effect of mint on testosterone levels: in the group of women who had elevated levels of the "male" hormone in the body, it was noted that after a certain period, when women regularly consumed mint tea, have been significantly reducedBlood levels of testosterone and decreased hirsutism.
parallel, it has been proven that the Mint is able to protect the bone marrow and the reproductive system of both men and women from the effects of increased radiation.
Melissa in its effects very similar to mint.Melissa can get rid of dermatitis, insomnia, inflammation in the mouth, cold sores, pustules on the skin, dandruff, headache, edema, as well as to help women in the premenstrual syndrome.
Melissa when rinsing the hair rids the scalp of greasy, dandruff, dry hair.Packs infusion of lemon balm (1 tablespoon dry raw material) in the inflamed skin relieve swelling and remove pustules.Tea made from lemon balm colds relieve the fever and headache, to restore the heart rhythm.
harm balm for men greatly exaggerated: this plant is composed fitoandrogeny, which, however, when used in tea does not have a negative impact on women, and on the male body.
Melissa relieves nausea and vomiting, helps against sickness, calms the nervous system.When sexual overexcitation Melissa has a calming effect on the body, but the potency of the effect of lemon balm is not.
Melissa can drink, brewing, as a tea, pain in the heart, while heart rhythm disorders, insomnia, chronic fatigue.Melissa can be filled with cotton socks and put on pre-steamed legs in the evening, 1-2 hours to get rid of excessive sweating of the feet and unpleasant odors.A decoction of lemon balm used for rinsing hair, increases hair growth, removes dandruff, calms.Bath of decoction of lemon balm is useful for abscesses and boils, eczema and psoriasis, for getting rid of an itch.
Like mint and lemon balm, you can drink by adding herbal tea, 2-3 cups a day - it will not bring the male body is absolutely no harm.