Houseleek (Latin name: Sempervivum tectorum) can grow in the most difficult environments where hardly any other plant survived. Even at that feature and its appointed because Sempervivum word means “still alive”. Therefore it can easily be grown in your home, no matter how much you have the space. It does not require a large amount of land or water, and offers a great deal. It is a remarkable natural remedy with a similar medicinal powers as is the most medicinal plant in the world – famous aloe vera.
Houseleek contains: fumaric and malic acid, plant mucus, fatty oil,tannin resin, calcium malate. In folk medicine used for its anti-inflammatory, astringent and diuretic properties. It is used in the form of juice, coatings, greases, tincture or tea.
The most popular natural remedy on the basis of this plant is known among our people as “Houseleek and honey”, is used for various ailments, but usually recommended for fibroids and cysts. The nation is the story of how the Houseleek and among many women helped to avoid surgery. A recipe is as follows:
– 300 grams of rank and full sheets Houseleek
– 500 grams of high-quality clover honey
Houseleek leaves washed, upti excess water with a soft cloth and grind in a blender or meat grinder. Wooden or plastic spoons Houseleek confused with honey to give a uniform mixture. Already at the beginning of mixing Houseleek leaves begin to release your honey juice, so that the total liquid containing become less frequent than honey.
After stirring the mixture pour into a glass jar, close the lid, wrap with foil or dark paper to protect it from light and let it sit in the refrigerator for 7 days. During this time, it is desirable to 2-3 times a mixture stir, because it will be at the top slightly thicken and lower layers to be rarer density.
For this amount of ingredients needed now is of one liter and this amount will be sufficient for 20 days of treatment.
The guardians and honey as a medicine taken 3 times a day one spoonful and put it this way:
1. One teaspoon in the morning on an empty stomach and then half an hour does not need anything to eat or drink.
2. One tablespoon between lunch and dinner (at least 2 hours after lunch, and at least half an hour before dinner)
3. One spoon before bedtime
In doing so always use a plastic or wooden spoon.
How long will the treatment depends on the size of fibroids or cysts. For smaller cysts may be sufficient and only one of these courses of 20 days, while for larger fibroids treatment last longer. In the case of medium and large fibroids Watchtower and take between 3 months and then check it. If you notice that the reduced fibroid, a break of 2 weeks and continue with treatment even 3 months.
To achieve even better effect of treatment is useful for the time parallel to drink every day and one cup of tea from nettle. This will ensure better cleaning blood.
This is truly one of the most effective natural remedies for fibroids and cysts, helping them to be reduced or completely disappear, and falls into a rather safe therapy. Side effects are very rare, and if they occur are usually mild intensity. The most common can be caused by laxative or diuretic effect (diarrhea and increased urination). Even more rarely can occur nausea and vomiting. However, not recommended for persons allergic to honey and diabetics.
The guardians and honey – other applications:
The guardians and honey are otherwise strongly natural means of detoxification and cleansing the body of accumulated harmful substances, so it can be used to this end. Then it will be sufficient by two tablespoons a day, one in the morning and one at night. This recipe is also great for boosting your metabolism and stimulating digestion, strengthen the immune system, elimination of prison, easing the symptoms caused due of thyroid disorder.
In addition to its medicinal properties, Houseleek and honey boast and excellent taste.
The leaves are most medicinal Cuvarkuca the summer when they are full of juice, so it is best then and read. The good thing is that their chemical composition does not change after freezing, so it can be stored in the freezer and use over the winter.
Juice houseleek contains polysaccharides and antibacterial substances. Therefore, it can be used as an aid against intestinal parasites, and can be drunk or which rinse the mouth and throat in cases of bronchitis, tooth abscesses, ear and throat.
Tea houseleek helps in cases of heavy menstruation, menstrual cramps, diarrhea and ulcers. Cook for 10 g or 12 g of freshly dried houseleek 15 minutes in 250 ml of water. Strain and allow to cool. In the morning on an empty stomach drink a cup of tea, and then every hour on one tablespoon of tea.
Pregnant and nursing women should avoid Watchtower.
Houseleek is an old traditional remedy for earache, eardrum damage and hearing loss. Its juice dissolves excess resin (wax) in the ear and in general, reduces pain. Many were convinced that it works better than drops from pharmacies, and even some pediatricians recommend for children.
To treat it is enough to squeeze 2-3 ml of juice from the leaf, dip them in the ear, a little be leaning and after a few minutes to let the juice leaking from the ear.