Varicose veins are enlarged (dilated) sections of veins which are located just under the surface of the skin, usually on the leg. They are often easy to see, as they look thick and knobbly.
This is a common disease and may be said to be most prevalent disease of modern man.
Treated 10 to 30% of the population, and venous disease is present in 50 to 55% of the adult population. After turning 60 years of age, the incidence of venous diseases equate in both sexes.
This condition can be very painful and develop into sores, etc. venous ulceration.
There are two main groups of varicose veins: superficial and deep.
Superficial are located on the skin or under it, so you can easily see, often as thick ridges or nodes. Deep varicose veins are not visible because they are located between the bones and muscles.
If not treated early can cause complications and reduce the working ability, it may even cause permanent disability.
Here are 3 natural remedies to fight against varicose veins.
Recipe 1 – Internal use
1 cup garlic cloves
15 lemons with the peel
Clean the garlic cloves and mix them in a blender and put them in a bowl, do the same with the lemons. Mix well until well combined and store in a glass jar, do not close the jar wit lid, use a gauze. Keep the mixture in the fridge.
Take one tbsp of the mixture and place it in a cup of warm water every day.
Recipe 2 – External use
½ cup carrots milled
3 tablespoons aloe vera gel
½ cup apple cider vinegar
Place all ingredients in a blender and mix until the mixture is smooth and looks like a paste. If the affected area is greater, then proportionally increase the amount of all ingredients.
This mixture is applied externally in the form of a coating. Gently apply to the skin, well fixed with a bandage. Allow it to act for 30 minutes, then rinse with lukewarm water.
Even better result is achieved if you keep the legs elevated in the these 30 minutes.
This treatment should be repeated daily, as needed.
Recipe 3 – External use
1 cup sheep milk
1 baby soap
Grate the soap in lukewarm or cold milk and stir the mixture well.
Rub the trouble spots from the bottom up 3 times a day. It is important to remember: always rub in a direction towards the heart, from the feet up.