How to treat and prevent varicose veins? Although this condition seems pretty serious, there are natural solutions to treat and prevent it. Check it out!
Varicose veins as a condition occurs mostly in people who either stand too much or sit too much. Also, pregnant and overweight people can experience this issue. It is a condition where your veins become too visible, too obvious, enlarged, overfilled with blood and dilated. Other than that, they change color and look red or blue-purple. Swellings and pain are not unusual. This image is pretty scary, right? Well, can you imagine that almost 50% of the American population has this condition? And yet, there are not a lot of natural solutions to prevent or treat varicose veins. In fact, even doctors have no right or wrong answer to that matter. They only advise changes in your lifestyle, more physical activity and healthier nutrition.
Then, how to treat and prevent varicose veins naturally?
People are still skeptic about the power of garlic. And precisely garlic cures a lot of diseases or at least relieves the pain. The secret in garlic consumption is that garlic regulates blood flow and detoxifies your body. It smells awful, there’s no argue with that, but it is extremely beneficial for your health.
Garlic is used in most of the alternative medicine remedies for a reason. This remedy that we’re about to present is part of the Ayurvedic medicine. If you already have varicose veins, this mixture definitely helps. Also, you can use this remedy when you notice that your veins start acting weird and prevent varicose veins.
You need garlic, half a glass of orange juice and 1 tablespoon of olive oil. You should finely grate the garlic, mix it with the oil and orange juice and let it stay like that overnight (12 hours). After those 12 hours, this remedy is ready for use.
How to use it? Very easy. Just apply the mixture on the areas where the veins are affected, using circular motions. Use warm towel to wrap the area and let it stay like that 1 hour. Make sure you rest during this period. After that, wash the area with lukewarm water.
You can repeat this procedure and use this mixture until you see that your veins go back to normal.