The list of useful properties of rosehip is quite wide. This is due to the presence in its composition of vitamins, minerals, acids, pectin and other nutrients. But healing one property deserves special attention is the treatment of cirrhosis of the liver and excretion of bile from the body.
Briefly about the main
The rosehip is a wild plant of the Rose family. The shrub is found in different places — from the mountains and river banks to road shoulders. Each person can easily recognize the hips, and the beauty of the flower gives a soft and brings real inspiration. Folk medicine has long used the plant in various recipes. Homemade drugs used berries, flowers, leaves and even the roots.+
Today there are many recipes that can not do without hips. For making homemade drugs best suited orange berries that are most full of nutrients. Red fruit lose a certain amount of vitamins, and therefore are rarely used.+
The legend of the briar
The legend of the briar talks about the incredible love of Aphrodite for Adonis. The goddess of love and beauty, was struck by the beauty of an ordinary man, and descended from Olympus, to spend your life in the amazing gardens of Cyprus. The gods were together all the time, collecting berries, fruit, and hunting wild animals. But disaster struck that affected the life of the goddess. Her boyfriend tragically died after a fight with a wild boar. The plot of the tragedy is forever frozen in the sculpture of the great master Giuseppe Mazzuoli “the Death of Adonis.”+
The goddess went into the mountains to find the body of the beloved. The harsh path was littered with drops of blood of Aphrodite, which is passed through the sharp stones and thorny plants. Finding her beloved, she said, that from his blood grew the flowers are anemones. And the blood of the goddess herself turned into a miraculous shrub, the flowers of which resemble the beauty of it.+
For millennia, anemones and wild rose bloom at the same time – in the spring, each time as if meeting each other. Of course, the legend is a legend, but look at the amazing beauty of rose hips, start to believe in it.+
Useful substances in the composition of rose hips
Bush deservedly takes the first place among their kin on the content of nutrients in it. Surprising is the fact that its berries 50 times more vitamin C than in lemons.+
The presence of vitamins in the berries:
- A – increases the body’s resistance to harmful microorganisms, anti-inflammatory effect;
- B1, B2 – positive effect on the circulatory system and human rhodopsin (the main visual pigment);
- B6 – stabilize the nervous system, normalizes metabolic processes;
- – Lowers the level of cholesterol in the blood, removes toxins from the body, anti-bacterial properties;
- E is an antioxidant that strengthens blood vessels and immunity;
- It normalizes blood clotting and vascular system, beneficial effects on the gastrointestinal tract;
- R – strengthens blood vessels, makes it quicker to absorb and store vitamin C and vitamin A.
In addition, rosehip contains a number of other nutrients:
- organic acid;
- useful sugar;
- tanning connection;
- minerals like magnesium, calcium, phosphorus and others.
Treatment herbal remedies rose hips
Rosehip is widely known for its abilities to get rid of diseases of the respiratory system. Compounds from the fruit of the shrub to help cope with diphtheria, whooping cough, pneumonia and other diseases. Of course, homemade drugs cannot replace medical treatment of these diseases, but they greatly speed up the healing process.+
The compositions also have a positive effect on the digestive, diuretic and circulatory systems. Remedies based on the hips accelerates the healing of external wounds and ulcers, helps remove stones from the kidney and liver, relieve gastritis, reestablishes the normal metabolism of the body.+
Residents of Slavic countries traditionally drink winter tea from rose hips, which is the best prevention of colds. Traditional Chinese medicine actively uses the root of the plant to improve digestion, elimination of intestinal parasites. Tibetan traditional medicine uses the berries to get rid of such serious diseases as tuberculosis and arteriosclerosis. The inhabitants of Siberia boil the honey in the flower petals of rose hips for getting rid of infectious skin diseases, as erysipelas, and others. The root of the plant helps to exterminate a colony of fungus of the feet.+
Liver cirrhosis is a chronic disease that causes organ dysfunction by increasing or decreasing it in size. For treatment of the disease also successfully be used decoctions and infusions of the wild rose.+
Recipes of decoctions on the hips
There are two most popular prescription decoction of berries.+
The first recipe:
- 2 handfuls whole fruit pour 0.5 liters of boiling water.
- Place the composition in a thermos.
- To insist 8 hours.
Use the tool with the addition of a teaspoon of sugar. This decoction to drink slowly for 1 admission.+
The second recipe:
- 2 handfuls of fruit to get rid of inner hairs.
- Grind in a blender or grinder.
- Pour 0,3 l of water.
- Cook for 15 min.
The decoction to drink 100 ml three times a day before meal.+
Recipe of infusion of rose hips
The infusion safely removes bile from the body, stimulates the reproductive system, promotes healing of burns and open wounds. Normalizes blood circulation and successfully stops the hemorrhage.+
The recipe for the brew:
- 1 tbsp. l. crushed fruits pour 0.5 liters of boiling water.
- Seal in a thermos.
- To insist 8 hours.
Drink the infusion 100 ml morning and evening for half an hour before meals. 2 days later, the drug is almost completely loses its medicinal properties, so cook a large amount at a time is not recommended.+
Experience for yourself the amazing properties of the berries of beauty and love. And in a few days will feel a noticeable improvement in your health!