09 Jul '11, 1am

The Recipes For Relief | Care2 Healthy & Green Living

The Recipes For Relief | Care2 Healthy & Green Living

By the Editors of Men’s Health MINOR WOUND REMEDY: HONEY Honey deprives bacteria of the water it needs to multiply. Thwart infection with a swipe of the sweet stuff, and cover the cut with a bandage. SUNBURN, RAZOR BURN REMEDY: MILK Dip a clean washcloth into a bowl of cool milk and dab it on the burned areas. (The coolness can help reduce swelling, and milk’s lactic acid has anti-inflammatory properties.) Then rinse it off. Or try: Olive oil, which has natural compounds that protect against inflammation. That being said, a sunburn could be dangerous. Visit the Men’s Health Skin Cancer Center to learn how to protect, detect, and treat burns, eczema and other skin irritations . FLAKY HAND SKIN REMEDY: SUGAR Coat your wet hands with sugar—the coarser the better. The rough grains scrub away flakes and dead skin cells. If possible, use demerara, a dark sugar with large granule...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/greenliving/simple-home-remedies.html

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