While simple cuts and scrapes can be treated with antiseptic essential oils or minor burns can be healed burns with essential oils like lavender and tea tree oil. This article will explain in detail the practical treatment options for available in aromatherapy for minor cuts and burns injury.
Remedies & Tips for cuts and wounds: You can heal your cuts with many antiseptic oils. These oils are not only easing your pain, but also to heal the wound immediately. You can even use herbal ointment, oil disinfectant to treat wounds. Below are a few tips and recipes on how to treat cuts and wounds:
First resin and balms: resin / Balsams as benzoic, frankincense, and myrrh may form a protective covering over the wound; it acts as an antiseptic plaster. This can help kill bacteria and wound healing at a faster pace.
Lavender oil: Lavender oil and tea tree oil is one of the less irritating oil available. When applied to wounds, are soothing and produce a burning sensation. You can use any of these oils directly to scrape to see quick results.
Oil for cuts / scrapes: Some essential oils can be used for cuts and abrasions are benzoic, eucalyptus, frankincense, and geranium, lavender, lemon, myrrh, and rose and tea tree oil. It is better to spray the oil on the wound before applying those hands.
Germ Spray: Mix 12 drops of tea tree oil to 6 drops of eucalyptus oil, 6 drops of Lemon oil, 2 oz of distilled water or herbal tinctures. Waive this formula spray and spray as needed to minor cuts, bruises and injuries. It will germ free your wound and speed healing.
Burns and Bruises: If you encounter a major fire-retardant or bruise, to treat burn in water about 50 degrees F. You can also use cold compress, which may be soaked in the same water where one feels overheated or sunburn. Below are some tips for the treatment of burns:
Spray always: As you know, burned skin is very soft to the touch and therefore should not be touched or wiped with the hand. If you do, you can break or damage the skin or other may cause more pain. To avoid problems, always spray repair resources to affected areas.
Aloe Vera and Lavender: Lavender and Aloe Vera juice is popular with aroma therapists. Is it because they induce cell regeneration, reduce the burning sensation and reduce pain. Aloe Vera can be used even for radiation burns. You can use chamomile, geranium, lavender, marjoram, peppermint and tea tree oil for treatment of burns.
Vinegar: Adding vinegar to your recipe produces a cooling effect. Because it can be painful to open wounds, for use on wounds where the skin is broken or if the pain is less severe.
Burn washing recipe: To prepare emergency burn wash or compress, add 5 drops of lavender oil to 1 pint of water about 50 degrees F. Then, stir well to disperse the oil. When the mixture is ready, immerse the burn in water for several minutes. Then, use the mixture to the affected area and allow remaining for several minutes.
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