Rowan considered beautiful, decorative and perennials.Tree can be found almost everywhere in the gardens, forests, parks, bushes, on private alleys.Rowan is a special decoration of the autumn landscape.Flowering begins in May, but the most beautiful looks in the fall, when the fruits become ripe orange-red color.The fruits of mountain ash are used for decorations.However, you should know and about the healing properties of fruits of mountain ash.
Traditional medicine recommends the use of the fruits of mountain ash during the Indian summer, which will serve as a good prevention of viral diseases in winter.Instead of using a different chemistry, why not use natural medicines, has long been used in folk medicine.Eating fruits of mountain ash perfectly enhances the body's resistance.For therapeutic purposes, is used as flowers and fruits of mountain ash.
flowers rowan better to collect at the beginning of flowering.They contain carotenoids (containing twice carotene than carrots), anthocyanins, organic a
Fruits are harvested when they begin to mature and become red.The fruits are known for their flexibility.They have a positive effect on the heart and blood vessels, is good in the treatment of varicose veins.Use the fruits of mountain ash for the prevention of arteriosclerosis, hypertension and atherosclerosis.
beneficial properties of plants
Rowan is a diuretic, anti-inflammatory action.Positive effect on the mucous membrane of the stomach and intestines, and liver, removing irritation.It helps in the treatment of kidney stones, kidney disease, and chronic digestive disorders.Copes with constipation (can give even small children), flatulence, regulates metabolism.Infusions used for bacterial infections, flu, colds, accelerates wound healing.
The fresh fruits of mountain ash contains acid, which among other things can cause vomiting.Nausea and diarrhea.In this regard, should not eat raw rowan berries.Get rid of this acid by the effect of temperature.Collect the fruit can after the first freezing in October, they should be further dried at a temperature of about 40 degrees, spreading a thin layer.
At home, you can prepare a decoction of the fruit of mountain ash it needs 1 tbspcrushed fruit, pour a glass of boiling water, heated to boiling for 5 minutes.the lid and let set 20 minutes.Strain.Drink 2-3 times a day for half a cup.
If you have problems with constipation can be prepared the following remedy: 1 tablespoonRowan chopped fruit pour a glass of cold water and leave to infuse overnight under cover.In the morning strain and drink throughout the day.
use in cosmetics
In cosmetology especially appreciated antibacterial, astringent and cleansing properties of the fruits of mountain ash.Rowan is a raw material for the production of sorbitol - a natural moisturizer, it is considered more effective than benzoic acid.Sorbitol improves and maintains the skin's moisture.Due to the fact that the mountain ash is present sorbic acid inhibits the development of many bacteria and fungi.Through deep moisturizing dry skin condition improves and tired skin, also contributes to the treatment of acne and pimples on the skin.
Pounded fresh fruits of mountain ash are used for the treatment of warts, apply daily until complete healing.
mask based on the fruits of mountain ash is suitable for sagging skin and skin with enlarged pores.It can be easily done at home.To do this, the crushed fruits of mountain ash mixed with natural yogurt or milk, add a few drops of vitamin E, almond or grape seed oil, the mask is ready.Apply on face for 20 minutes.rinse with warm water.
At home, you can also make a tonic for oily skin, it needs to pour alcohol crushed fruits of mountain ash.Use to wipe, do not forget this tonic is not suitable for dry skin.