logo complete_herbal_guide_2

Subscribe To The Complete Herbal Guide Health & Wellness Newsletter


Join 157,000+ monthly fellow readers! Get The Complete Herbal Guide latest health articles straight to your inbox.

We respect your privacy.

scars Tag

The Complete Herbal Guide / Posts tagged "scars"

10 Proven Health Benefits of Ashwagandha

Ashwagandha has been used for strengthening the body and for helping to prevent disease. Ashwagandha has shown benefits in treating both anxiety and depression, enhancing the antitumor effects of chemotherapy, stimulation of thyroid function, and improvement in memory and mental function....


Tumeric Anti-Inflammatory Golden Tea Recipe

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Turmeric tea is a popular beverage throughout Asia and is known by some as “liquid gold.” Turmeric benefits are primarily due to its active compound called curcumin.Turmeric is highly anti-inflammatory, and this golden turmeric tea recipe is sure to help heal your body from a number of inflammatory health conditions. This rich creamy and lightly sweet beverage is something you’re sure to enjoy! Brewing Turmeric Tea [embed]https://youtu.be/mYZnNrERSgU?list=PLVINYOg5zyBbi6AYrGSIPlVnmZzIEFScR[/embed]Golden Milk Turmeric Tea, made with turmeric, is a powerful anti-inflammatory drink that may ease depression symptoms, build heart health, relieve arthritis symptoms, and more! Turmeric Tea RecipeTotal Time: 5 minutes Serves: 2INGREDIENTS:1 cup coconut milk One cup water 1 tbsp ghee One tbsp honey 1 tsp Turmeric (powder or grated root)DIRECTIONS:Pour coconut milk and water into the saucepan and warm for 2...

3 Ways to Get Rid of Old Scars

When skin is damaged, scars form as a natural response to the trauma or disease to the skin. The healing process is typically very successful and only minor blemishes remain. However, sometimes scars, particularly on the face, can cause distress when they remain obvious. Here are 3 ways to help get rid of old scars and reduce their visibility. Drink lots of waterWhen you are hydrated, your skin benefits. Your body needs water to flush out toxins, and when it can’t flush them out via the kidneys as urine, it flushes them out through your skin. Your skin is a detoxifying organ, and so by keeping well hydrated, you are helping your body to work more efficiently in getting rid of those toxins. As you get...

scar removal

Home Remedies for Scar Removal {What Really Works & What Doesn’t Work}+Recipes

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Aloe VeraAloe Vera gel is one thing that can help scars heal faster by strengthening the collagen structure within the scar. Scars result when your skin begins healing after an injury that damages its surface, such as a cut or scrape. The size, shape, color, and severity of your scar will depend on several factors such as your age, skin color, genetics and other types of skin conditions. While no topical treatments can make your scars vanish, applying a gel such as an aloe vera to the skin may help lessen the severity of your scar’s appearance, as well as keep your skin moisturized while it heals. It should not be used on open wounds, but on healing wounds, it can hasten to heal and...

bleaching scar

How to Bleach an Old Scar with Home Remedies

Scars usually occur when the dermis (the thick, deep layer of skin) suffers heavy damage. The most basic explanation for this mechanism is that scars are the result of a very aggressive healing process through which the body struggles to prevent other outside elements from entering the system and affecting other areas by rapidly closing the wound.To aid this process, the body generates a natural protein called collagen, which in turn generates fibrous tissue popularly known as ‘’scar tissue’’ – which is the reason why scars have a slightly different quality and texture than the rest of the skin.Over time, scars tend to get lighter to the point of becoming almost unnoticeable, but they can still make people feel self-conscious about their appearance. While experts...