Therapeutic properties of lime color
Linden flowers are the first remedy that people used to turn to when signs of a cold. Flowers of this plant are rich in phytoncides, flavonoids, essential oils, contain tannins, antioxidants, vitamin C. Due to the presence of these substances, lime color is used as an anti-inflammatory and bactericidal agent, and as an antiseptic. Linden copes with sore throat, perching, coughing, helps to remove inflammatory processes in the body and bring down the temperature.
Linden flowers have a diuretic effect. Therefore, this plant can be used in the treatment of kidneys, various metabolic disorders.
Women used linden flowers to lose weight and prevent cellulite.
The lime color is able to bring relief in migraines and headaches. The inflorescences of the plant have a pleasant odor that quickly has a calming effect. Therefore, they were used for stresses, depressions, neuroses.
The flowers of linden trees and people suffering from cardiovascular disease are useful. Substances contained in them lower blood pressure, successfully fight arrhythmia.
The use of lime color is desirable and in the presence of diseases of the gastrointestinal tract. Linden enhances the secretion of the gastric juice, regulates bile formation, affects the flow of bile into the duodenum. The
flowers of linden trees and on the skin are beneficial. Due to its regenerating and anti-inflammatory properties, linden relieves swelling and promotes early healing of damage.
How to use linden
is most often used in the form of decoctions and infusions. For the treatment of cardiovascular diseases, a tincture is prepared: with flowers, linden trees fill the jar, pour raw materials with water and insist for three weeks in a warm and dark place. After that, the remedy is bred with water and eaten inside.
A weak decoction is prepared for the treatment of stomach diseases. To do this, two tablespoons of flowers are poured with a glass of boiling water and for ten minutes cook over a low heat. After that, the decoction is cooled and strained.
For the treatment of cold diseases, lime tea is prepared. A tablespoon of flowers is poured with a glass of boiling water and insisted for a few minutes, after which they drink.
For taste, honey or sugar can be added to the lime tea.
Lime color does not have special contraindications, however, like any medicinal product, it is necessary to use it dosed. For example, you should not constantly drink linden flowers instead of regular tea, even if you like the taste. If you have any diseases, you should consult your doctor before using lime color.