Rather, the ancient and popular method for treating varicose veins – application of vinegar. What are the possible ways and recipes for the treatment of varicose veins with apple cider vinegar? If there are no contraindications to this method? What type of vinegar is useful for the therapy of varicose veins – from home or from the store?
Helps apple cider vinegar on varicose veins?
The fact that varicose veins is due to the fact that the walls of the blood vessels cease to be elastic and are lagging behind in the blood, known to many. Because of this issue, in support of the normal state of the veins in this illness need to strengthen blood vessels and improve the circulation of blood. This can help, apple cider vinegar.
This instrument represents a rare combination of nutrients, including vitamins A, B, C, and e, potassium, iodine, iron, magnesium, malic, oxalic, and lactic acid. Each of these elements individually useful to the body, and, in general, represent a real therapeutic complex.
Although apple cider vinegar is not a cure for varicose veins, can make a significant contribution to the improvement of the condition of the blood vessels. This is possible thanks tocopherol, or vitamin E, which contains along with vitamins C and A. the Last help tocopherol once absorbed by the body and get to work – to strengthen the walls of blood vessels. Vitamin E acts at the cellular level, protecting cell membranes from oxidation, contributing to the saturation of oxygen in the cells.
In addition, - tocopherol has the overwhelming action of 3-hydroxy-3-coenzyme a reductase, which promotes cholesterol production. So it is possible to reduce the cholesterol, which is also very useful for the veins.
Acid, are part of apple cider vinegar, stimulates circulation of blood and help to eliminate the swelling.
Treatment of varicose veins with apple cider vinegar
All the methods of application of apple cider vinegar on varicose veins can be divided into two categories:
- external use,
Each of these categories includes various ways has its advantages and side effects.
The advantages of this category is that the impact is directly on the skin and the veins, located directly below it. However, those who suffer from eczema or psoriasis, it is worth to choose another method of treatment.
- Massage vinegar – the easiest way. Simply rub the vinegar with a cotton pad on problem areas. This procedure must be performed at least two times per day and no more than seven. The treatment lasts three weeks and more.
- The bathroom with the vinegar for the legs not only help fight varicose veins, but and relieve the fatigue. Need to take a deep basin or bucket, mix apple cider vinegar with water, respecting the proportion of 1 litre of vinegar to 4 litres of water. Dip your feet in the vinegar water and let them stand thus for half an hour. Then it is not necessary to clean the feet: you have to go with the feet on the pillow, covered with a towel. It would be better if you dry in a natural way. Therapeutic course lasts not less than a month, provided daily repetition. But considering the pleasure of the procedure, it makes sense to continue to take foot baths in advance.
- Wraps. This method is suitable for those who want to lie down immediately after a hard day of work. You need a small cup with apple cider vinegar, gauze, polyethylene and a towel. Marley need to make a splash, dampen them in vinegar and put on problem areas. Wrap the foot with polyethylene and a towel, put them on a hill and wait an hour, after that remove all of the. With the daily repetition procedures of the treatment will last no less than thirty days.
- Vinegar wraps require even less problems. In essence, this is the same wraps, but without the polyethylene and towels: just gauze soaked in vinegar, and applied to the large veins.
- Vinegar rinse can be done, for example, after the shower. Need in advance, mix 250 ml of vinegar with three litres of lukewarm water. This composition, you need to rinse your feet thoroughly and leave to dry.
How to drink apple cider vinegar on varicose veins?
The advantage of this technique is that in this case apple cider vinegar has a positive effect on the whole body. Accelerates the metabolism and promotes the elimination of waste. In addition, the vinegar can inject the necessary dose of calcium, sulfur and magnesium.
It is helpful to drink acetic acid water, which is a mixture of two tablespoons of apple cider vinegar and a cup of lukewarm water. To enhance the taste, you can add a teaspoon of honey. Best to drink this mixture on an empty stomach in the morning.
In ancient Israel, the people during the lunch and threw a piece of bread in diluted vinegar. This practice has allowed us to feel the refreshment in a hot day. You can try to make this a habit in your life.
In addition to this, it is possible to make a tangible contribution to the health of the whole family, replacing to cook a normal apple cider vinegar. From a normal vinegar is distinguished for the "construction" of ability, thanks to which it participates in protein metabolic processes. In addition to the usual vinegar will not have any therapeutic effect on varicose veins.
The application of apple cider vinegar has a number of contraindications and side effects.
In the first place, the welcome of vinegar can contribute to the demineralization of the bones, in particular if at the same time to drink diuretics. In the second place, if the vinegar solution is too strong, it can damage the enamel of the teeth.
Long-term use of apple cider vinegar helps wash away potassium, which is essential for the proper functioning of the cardiovascular system.
The vinegar can have a negative effect on the mucosa, and, falling into the stomach, which can change its acidity. This can be harmful to himself, and in the presence of ulcer or gastritis turns into a serious problem. Special risk the esophagus, which under the action of the acid quickly lends itself to erosion.
Receiving vinegar can aggravate the condition of inflammation of the urinary channels.
For those who can control the level of sugar in the blood, it is important to remember that the intake of apple cider vinegar inside may cause hypoglycemia. The diabetic must carefully monitor his condition.
External application of apple cider vinegar is contraindicated for people suffering from eczema and psoriasis, and also in the presence of open wounds.
How to prepare apple vinegar at home
In the shops instead of apple cider vinegar can be offered a blend of apple juice with the usual vinegar. This option is not suitable for medical purposes, then there will be nothing more safe apple cider vinegar, prepared by themselves.
Recipe n ° 1
For this we need:
- sweet apples,
- the water,
- capacity of 10 litres.
Apples clean the seeds, chopped, and leave to blank. Apple pulp folded in glass, wood or clay capacity (plastic and metal excluded).
The next step – adding the sugar. Need 80 grams for 1 kg of apples. It is worth mentioning that the sugar more, the greater is the strength of the vinegar. Sugar to dissolve in a vase with lukewarm water. Then mix the plain water with sweet and pour into a jar. At the top it should remain at 10-12 cm, because in the process of fermentation to climb the foam. Neck banks tie up with gauze and send to warm a dark place for 10 days. Stir every 10 hours.
After ten days, stirring the apple sauce will rise to the top. This means that the juice is filtered through cheesecloth, folded in several layers. After this you add the honey calculation is 50g/litre. You can melt it in the pot litres of fruit juice, and then mix with the rest of the composition. The neck of the bottle is closed again with a piece of gauze, and apple juice is sent to the dark and in a warm place for fermentation in 40 days.
At the end of this period on the surface appears dense, thick, white film – acetic acid the uterus. This mass of yeast, fungi, can be used as a kombucha, or for the preparation of a new portion of vinegar.
If acetic uterus floats on the surface, then, the vinegar is ready. Do not be afraid of what he is a little unclear – with the passage of time the residual falls cereals. Necessary store product in glass bottles in a dark place. After the opening of each bottle, under the cap, it is possible to discover all of the same white buildup of yeast fungi. So vinegar it is possible to store up to three years.
Recipe n ° 2
There is another cooking method of apple vinegar. For him, it is necessary to squeeze the juice of the apples and drain. After transfer into a bowl with a wide mouth and put in a warm place. That place warmer, faster fermentation occurs. This process can be accelerated with the help of brewer's yeast or acetic acid of the uterus.
This juice can ferment for 4-5 weeks. It is necessary to wait until the acetic uterus sinks to the bottom, which means that all the sugar "went". If this cluster of fungi is discovered, it is possible to navigate on the flavor of the fruit juice.
Treatment of varicose veins with the help of apple cider vinegar is made possible thanks to vitamins and acids, enters into its composition. Can be used for external and internal use. To be sure of the quality of the product, the better to cook by yourself.