The chamomile tea (Matricaria Chamomilla) is the most popular and the most widely used tea with great variety of healing characteristics. It has a very sweet taste and has a good effect on the digestive system and on inflammation of the skin and the mucous membrane.
The chamomile flower is inevitable in the healing of diseases of the stomach or the intestines: gastritis, enteritis, colitis, bloating, cramps, gas, too strong gastric acids, and of course diseases of the kidneys, the liver and the gallbladder.
Correct preparation of Chamomile Tea
Take two full tablespoons of chamomile flowers and pour 200ml of boiled water, stir it, cover the pot immediately, and let it sit for about one hour. Then strain it, add some sugar or honey and drink the tea.
It has an exceptionally healing effect on the peptic ulcer and the duodenal ulcer. In these situations, the regular use of chamomile tea does not only sooth the pain, but it heals as well.
After the consuming of chamomile tea, the number of leukocytes increases by three times, it regulates the digestion, eliminates the gases, and the chamomile is very good against constipation.
The chamomile is also used externally against inflammation of the mucous membrane and the skin, for washing and preparing bandages against various eye and skin diseases, for inhalation, for baths (take half a kilogram of chamomile and pour 5 liters of water, let it sit for a while, then strain it and add it into the shower gel, or put it in a canvas bag and then put it in the bathtub), to mouthwash, to wash the female genitalia, etc..
If you wash your hair with a concentrated chamomile tea, it will make the root of the hair healthier. If your hands and legs sweat a lot, you should use the shower gel more often and you will notice the positive effect.
The wet and warm bandages against hemorrhoids are very effective, they heal the wounds and inflammation of the anus. Medical studies have confirmed that the chamomile effectively eliminates and destroys the bacteria, prevents the purulent excretion even with the cancer, and also eliminates the unpleasant smell which comes from the decaying tissue. Despite everything else, the chamomile purifies the blood as well.
The chamomile is inevitably used in the treatment of oversensitivity in neuralgias (nerve disease), rheumatism, pain in the lower back, anxiety, insomnia, mental fatigue, exhaustion etc.