Garden space is a valuable addition to the property, whether it is a big garden in a country or small patio plants in a city. There are numerous plants that have gained importance due to their remedial uses and are preferred choice for garden lovers. Thus, if you are also looking to add some medicinal plants to your garden, you should explore the list discussed below to find the ones known to cure several ailments. Continue reading
The flowers are quite popular for their beauty and fragrance, while some are known for many other purposes than their appearance only. Floral extracts have been in use for a long time as healers and as beauty supplements. Moreover, their restorative power is still the best in the world, even when many modern ingredients have been discovered and prepared. Some flowers with their magical healing powers are discussed below.
Chamomile – Known for reducing puffiness, inflammation and ruddiness
Chamomile acts in a similar way to a rose, which helps in the elimination of the ruddy complexion alongside calming the skin as well as enhancing its elasticity. According to a famous aesthetician, this flower is a vasoconstrictor, which adds strength to the capillaries and hence, reduces the redness of the skin. Other professional states that German Chamomile and the Roman Chamomile. Out of these two types, the Roman one is known to have a higher azulene concentration, which contributes to the anti-inflammatory effect of this flower.
Rose – Reduces redness, regenerates aging skin and fights dryness
Rose is also called by its nickname, ‘queen of all flowers’ and is a suitable match for mature skin due to its hydrating properties. Another factor that has a say in its healing effect is the ability to mend broken blood vessels that are known to cause persistent redness because of the presence of Vitamin C in large concentration. However, this vitamin is not as harsh as the one derived from citrus and is hence, more tolerable. Along with these, a rose also provides a wonderful effect to the spirit, health and emotional well-being of an individual. This flower is referred as one among the most potent skin rejuvenating and holds a great power to preserve as well as purify the skin in real-time. Continue reading
Flowers have been known as a popular decorating item, for delivering an aromatic fragrance in the surroundings as well as a way of expressing emotions. Apart from these common uses, flowers are also known for their medicinal uses, supported by different studies and researches. At Rutgers University, researchers discovered the use of flowers to elevate mood for a considerable time, while Chinese healers contradict this point by stating that the flowers are way more powerful. Continue reading
Roses are the most beautiful flowers that attract everyone. The resilience, beauty and fragrance of this amazing flower is irresistible. Everything about roses makes it favorite of the majority of the people. There are different types of roses such as the red rose’s favorite of lovers, pink, white, black, blue and others. For every garden there is a rose that you can plant; rambling over shed, billowing over the fence, lined up in a driveway, potted in the tub. Many people think that it is difficult to plant flowers in the winter, but it is not entirely true. You can have a garden full of beautiful roses in winter as well. Here is a comprehensive guide one planting roses in the winter season.
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