Malva (мallow) appreciated not only for their beauty. Helpful and healing properties of mallow since ancient times known to many people.
Malva contains carotene, ascorbic acid, amino acids, protein.
Use malva has beneficial effects on vision and strengthens the immune system. Medical preparations of the herb mallow have emollient, anti-inflammatory, soothing and enveloping.
In folk medicine used grass mallow in the treatment of burns, respiratory diseases, edema, eye diseases, dermatitis, atonic constipation.
The main active ingredient in malva - is its mucilage, as in the malva have tannins and essential oils.
In scientific medicine hollyhock almost never used, but it is added to almost all the compositions teas cough.
From mallow make teas and tinctures, which are used to treat inflammation of the mouth and throat as an emollient, as well as for rinsing and inhalation.
Malva - it is a wonderful tool for the prevention of urinary tract infections and prevention of digestive tract.
When skin diseases, to relieve itching, a decoction of mallow is used as a lotion.
often the mallow is added in admixture with other herbs. For example,
it is included in the mixture for the bath, taken in splenic tumors.
Contraindications are absent.
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