One thing that not many people are familiar with, is the fact that most people in Russia never throw away the garlic skins. Instead, they collect them, store them and use them for all sorts of things – the most important of which is maintaining an optimal health and well-being. Research has shown that remedies prepared or including garlic skins are some of the most powerful rejuvenation remedies, and have been proven successful and efficient in the treatment of problems with the bladder, kidneys, cardiovascular system and so much more.
The Russian people also use the garlic skins to stay in a good shape, improve circulation, and most important of all – cleanse their bodies from all types of toxins. Therefore, in this article we are going to explore the benefits of garlic skins in full depth:
- Body Detoxification
A teaspoon ground garlic skin mixed with a cup of boiling water, then drained, cooled off and consumed will help you detoxify your body. The remedy should be taken one spoon, three times a day for one month, before making a 10-day pause and repeating the treatment twice.
You will need to pour three handfuls of garlic skins, along with three cups of boiling water (not while boiling). Let the combination sit overnight, before straining it. Drink two or three glasses a day for a month, or two, depending on your body size and weight.
- Preventing Colds and Flu
Place a handful of garlic skins on a heated pan, and inhale the smoke. This treatment should be repeated every day for one week straight, and it will result in strengthening your immune system, preventing and treating colds, flu and other common diseases and viruses.
- Helps Treat Diarrhea
If you have an uncontrollable case of diarrhea, grind garlic skins in a coffee grinder, and consume one small spoon of the powder. Do it for two days, but keep in mind that this will calm down your stomach, and not treat the problem.
Take the skins of two garlic cloves, and place them in two cups of water. Boil the water, and cook for another 5 minutes. While the water is still hot, boil a clean peel of lemon, and inhale the combination for 20 minutes, while your head is covered with a cloth.
This treatment isn’t recommended for children up to twelve years, pregnant people, people suffering from diabetes, people with thyroid gland diseases, or people with hypotonia.
This ancient folk remedy has been shown efficient when it comes to relaxing the body, calming you down and normalizing your breathing. Mix half a liter of honey, with the juice of five lemons and add a slice of five cloves of garlic grind in meat grinder. Let the mixture sit for a week, sealed tight, and after time passes, start take 4 teaspoons once a day.