Collect chestnut and barks of young branches, because it can cure varicose veins
Wild chestnut contains:
The buds of the wild chestnut contain ecaline, quercetin, and tannin. The fruits contain saponin, starch, oils, proteins, flavones, vitamins B1, C, and K, sterol, quercetin, minerals.
Preparation and use:
Chestnut is commonly used as a remedy for varicose veins. It is often used for sun lotions preparation. Its tea is very useful against malaria, anxiety, hemorrhoids, diarrhea and cough.
Wild chestnut lotion for veins
Take 20 fruits of wild chestnut, cut it and pour 1l brandy over it. Put them in a glassy jar and close it. Leave it for 40 days. Use wooden spoon and stir it occasionally. When 40 days pass, filter the liquid through gauze and keep it sealed in a clean bottle. Shake it well before every use, because of the sedimentation at the bottom. Apply it to the varicose veins, but don’t rub it. Apply several times a day. You can also use this lotion for elimination of cellulite.
Wild chestnut extract
- Cut 4-5 fruits of wild chestnut and pour 1l iced cognac over them. Pour the mixture in a clean bottle and leave it to stay for 6-7 weeks. You should consume this extract for circulation improvement and thromboephlebitis. Vitamin K in the chestnut improves the resistance of capillaries.
- Take 12-15 flowers of wild chestnut and fresh grated potatoes. Add 250ml of warm brandy and mix it well. Wait for it to cool. Drink 3 drops three times a day.
Wild chestnut cream
You will need 20g of the wild chestnut extract (prepared in the same manner as described above) and 60g of slightly heated lanolin (you can find it in pharmacy). Stir them well using a wooden spoon. Rub the affected area and wrap it with a bandage.
The cure of wild chestnut must not come in touch with any metal. You can make it in a glassy or porcelain bowl.
The aim of the treatment of diarrhea is to grate half a potato and combine it with a glass of red wine or coffee.
To cure dysentery dilute 30g of chestnut bark tea with 1l water.
For the purpose of treating diarrhea, you should mix equal quantities of bark branches, walnut shell and willow. Use 2 teaspoons of this mixture and cook them in 1/2l water. Let it stay for 10 minutes. Drink a small cup of it in the morning and in the evening.