Description: Marigold is often called the flower of the sun or the bride of summer, as its orange flowers turn in the direction of the sun. The Latin name comes from the word "pharmacy". The herb calendula can be called a truly universal remedy used to treat various ailments. The price of medicinal marigold flowers in the pharmacy is low, and the benefits of this medicinal plant are huge.
Marigold flowers contain about 3% carotenoids (carotene, lycopene, violaxanthin, citraxanthin, rubixanthin, flavochrome), flavonoids (narcissin, ramnetin, isoramnetin-3-triglycoside, isokercitrin and others), essential oil (about 2%) bitter substance, resinous substances (up to 3.44%), tannins, mucus (up to 2.5%), inulin, organic acids (malic, salicylic, pentadecyl), phytosterol, enzymes, vitamin C, alkaloids.
Indications for use
The herb and flowers of medicinal calendula are recommended for the following indications:
- acute gastritis, chronic gastric ulcer;
- inflammatory diseases of the intestinal tract;
- lesions of the bronchopulmonary system;
- colds, flu;
- angina, laryngitis, pharyngitis;
- injuries and diseases of the oral cavity;
- purulent wounds, burns, skin cuts;
- gynecological pathologies;
- heart failure;
- hypertensive syndrome;
Action: The herb calendula has a strong healing effect on wounds, antiseptic, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory properties.
Boiled dried marigold flowers will have a hypotensive effect, will stabilize the work of the heart muscle and will give a slight calming effect. A useful plant will relieve fever, restore damaged skin, mucous membranes, normalize digestive processes and bile ducts. Menopausal women can buy marigold flowers for use.
The boiled medicinal herb will help you to cope with many unpleasant manifestations of menopause.
Marigold against sore throat and cough
In case of pain, sore throat, strong dry or wet cough, general malaise, which always accompanies colds, boiled dried marigold flowers will help to reduce the temperature, eliminate the cough syndrome and facilitate breathing.
In angina, calendula decoctions can be used for frequent rinsing of the pharynx, such a procedure should be performed every 2-3 hours. Regular rinsing will help relieve inflammation, give a bactericidal effect and reduce pain. In addition, calendula infusions can be used to inhale steam.
This treatment will help to quickly relieve breathing and stop coughing fits. It is better to do inhalation before bedtime.
Marigold herb for the digestive tract
In gastritis with high acidity, ulcers, digestive disorders, calendula decoction will help relieve inflammation of the stomach walls, remove heartburn and heaviness and improve intestinal motility. You should use the broth in a warm form at least 3-4 times a day, a third of a glass 25-30 minutes before eating.
In case of low acidity, you should take an infusion of calendula an hour before or a few hours after a meal. The full course of treatment of gastrointestinal diseases with calendula should be 6-8 weeks.
Treats calendula and cholecystitis and pancreatitis.
In acute inflammation of the pancreas, gallbladder, calendula will have an anti-inflammatory effect. The medicinal flower will accelerate the secretion of bile, will normalize the functions of the affected organs and will restore the affected tissues. It is recommended to take calendula infusion within a month three times a day after meals. You can then take a short two-week break and resume treatment.
Medicinal herb for cholesterol
The medicinal herb helps to cleanse blood vessels and lower blood cholesterol levels without causing side effects or serious complications. It is recommended to take a natural remedy that improves the condition of blood vessels 3 times a day, 30-40 minutes before meals. With regular use of calendula, cholesterol levels will decrease after 2-3 weeks.
Marigold color from heart disease and hypertension
The calendula herb will help you deal with arrhythmia, shortness of breath, heart pain. In addition, the color of calendula helps lower blood pressure. Useful herb strengthens blood vessels, thins the blood and has a beneficial effect on the work and function of the heart muscle.
It is necessary to take calendula with hypertension and cardiovascular disease as follows: one teaspoon of the infusion should be drunk before meals, the drug should be taken 3 times a day. The duration of treatment is 1 month.
Marigold and gynecological diseases
In diseases affecting the female genitourinary tract, boiled dried marigold flowers can be used for antiseptic suffocation, sitting baths. You should perform the procedures daily in the evening, and you should first consult a gynecologist.
The shower solution should be roomy
and temperature, hotter or colder liquid can harm the female body. The drug of calendula is effective in chronic erosion of the cervix, infectious and inflammatory diseases of the genitourinary system. Marigold gives a good therapeutic effect in uterine fibroids.
Medicinal herb for acne on the face
Marigold tincture can be used to wipe the skin. Such a remedy will dry out the existing acne, have an antiseptic effect and prevent the appearance of new rashes. You can treat the skin with a warm boiled solution by applying it on a cotton swab. You can also freeze the finished tincture in small ice cubes and wipe your face with them.
Marigold herb for hair
You can buy and use a natural collection as a means of strengthening the hair. Decoction of dried marigold flowers can be used to rinse the head after washing. Such a simple remedy will help eliminate dandruff, itchy skin, improve hair condition, as well as prevent hair loss and reduce brittleness.
Regular cosmetic procedures can help you make your hair thick, shiny and healthy.
Methods of application
From herbs, flowers of calendula can be prepared the following drugs:
Broth in water. One tablespoon of the plant should be poured with a glass of boiling water. Put the mixture on a water bath, heat for 15-20 minutes. Remove from the heat, allow to cool, drain well. Dilute the concentrated solution with warm boiled water, bring the final volume to a full glass. It is recommended to take ready-made broth in half a cup 2-3 times a day.
Aqueous infusion. Two teaspoons of medicinal herbs should be poured with boiling water (two cups). Allow the drink to infuse for an hour, then strain. Drinking a medicinal infusion is necessary one tablespoon 3-4 times a day. This tool can be used for sitting baths, washing wounds, shower, so the tincture should be diluted with warm water.
Butter. Fold the flowers of calendula in a glass jar, pour olive oil or ordinary sunflower oil (50 milliliters of oil is enough for one tablespoon of flowers). The jar should be tightly closed, leave to infuse for 3 weeks, stirring the contents of the container periodically. The finished calendula oil can be used to treat wounds, ulcers, purulent lesions and more.
Quantity: 50 kg. Packed in 1 kg. Variation: 0.5 kg. 1.0 kg. 2.0-5.10 kg.
Packaging - package.
Origin of the product: Bulgaria
Storage: in a dry place, without direct sunlight at a temperature of +5 ° C to + 25 ° C
Delivery: Econt, Speedy, Bulgarian Post, DHL.
Payment: cash on delivery, by bank, by card
Shelf life: up to 3 years