Turmeric Using turmeric is a natural and inexpensive way to look after your skin. As we all know that it is rubbed on the arms and face of the bride before her marriage to make her skin soft and supple. It is one of the most commonly used spices in Indian cuisine. It is a potent antioxidant, a natural antiseptic, anti-inflammatory and also detoxifies the liver. When taken internally it helps purifies the blood. When consumed, it helps with problems like arthritis and joint pain. It can be applied to the skin to reduce swelling and redness. Turmeric helps to reduce pigmentation on face and evens out the skin tone. Application of turmeric mixed with sandalwood powder and water reduces the appearance of acne. Cinnamon The essential oil of cinnamon can be mixed with petroleum jelly and applied on acne to dry it out. Cinnamon is a natural antibacterial, hence disinfects and prevents infection, both internally and externally. It brings blood and nutrients to the skin surface and brings the glow to the skin. Mix 3 table spoon of honey and 1 table spoon of cinnamon powder. Apply a thin layer on the face and keep for 10 minutes. Then … Continue reading 4 best spices to include in your diet to improve skin →
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Here are some effective ways in which you can manage gout and keep it at bay: The water therapy The first and the most primary advice comes from Hippocrates- ‘Drink more water’. Yes, water plays a significant role as it dilutes the urine, which helps in expelling the uric acid crystals and preventing their formation in the blood. Watch your waistline People who are overweight should go on a gradual weight-loss programme. Rapid weight loss is likely to precipitate gout attacks since it may increase the blood uric acid levels in the body. Alcohol, the forbidden drink Alcohol acts as a double-edged sword for gouty patients. Not only does it stimulate uric acid production, but it also reduces its excretion. Eliminating alcohol can help prevent the recurrence of attacks. Know what to avoid Avoid purine-containing foods like meat gravies, meat stocks, organ meats like liver and kidney, leafy vegetables, and mushrooms. During an acute gout attack, peas, dried beans, dals, spinach, fish, chicken, most smoked meats, sugar, white flour, and yeast products like bread, cakes, and pastries should be avoided. Researchers believe that the amount of uric acid in food is too little to cause gout. Nevertheless, it would be … Continue reading 5 ways to keep gout at bay →
High Blood Pressure can be termed as the bane of modernization because in the primitive cultures blood pressure was practically unknown. Modernization has given us refined foods like sugar, maida and refined oils. This along with our sedentary lifestyles, irregular eating and sleeping patterns puts us at risk of suffering from many deadly diseases including cancer, heart disease, and high blood pressure. The exact cause of high blood pressure remains a mystery, but you may be prone to it if you are overweight, have high cholesterol levels, if you are a smoker, experience high levels of stress, drink excessive alcohol, drink a lot of tea & coffee. There is good reason to control high blood pressure with natural remedies as most of the medications used for the same may be effective and necessary but are toxic in the long run. Tips to lower high blood pressure As the first step, stop whipping your body with stimulants like coffee, tobacco, and alcohol. Along with managing stress and losing weight, one needs to follow a nutritious diet, comprising of foods that help keep your blood pressure in check. Eat more fruits and vegetables Fruits are concentrated with potassium, Vitamin C, sodium and loads … Continue reading Ways to keep high blood pressure away →
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