Definitions of Herbal Properties

herbals

Herbal properties and their benefits are explained below. Analgesic – decrease symptoms of pain Anti-allergic – decrease symptoms from allergies Anti-emetic – decrease symptoms of nausea & vomiting Anti-fungal -prevents and treats fungal infections Anti-infectious -prevents and treats infections Anti-inflammatory – reduces inflammation and swelling Anti-oxidant – detoxify and improve immune function (vit A&C) Anti-pruritic [...]

Full Story »

Thai Stem Massage Products – History

thai-herbal-compress-1

The typical Thai herbal compress houses traditional herbs from the gardens of Thailand. These herbs have both medicinal and aesthetic uses. The herbs are taken into the body either topically or by inhalation. The unique drawing properties of each hand picked herb allow for removal of toxins, causing an immediate decrease of inflammation and pain. [...]

Full Story »

How To Make A Home Made Poultice

poultice

Materials Needed: clean cotton cloth, gauze, or cheesecloth spare wool or flannel fabric dried herbs of choice (see Top 10 list for suggestions) cellophane gauze wrap/tape heating unit (stove or microwave) freezer bag heat source (microwave rice bag, electric heat pad, hot water bottle) Step 1: Clean the effected area Step 2: Cut a piece [...]

Full Story »

Asthma and the Thai Herbal Compress

bronchioles

Asthma is a chronic respiratory condition caused by the constriction of the airways, or bronchioles in the lungs. The muscles surrounding these airways become inflamed causing narrowing of the airway and restriction of air flow through the bronchioles. Further irritations to the sensitive bronchioles can cause mucus build up in the lungs creating an even [...]

Full Story »

Herbal Compress for Blocked Bile Duct

bileduct

The bile duct is an important system accessory in the process of digestion. It is a channel in the liver that secretes bile to the gallbladder and small intestine to aid in the digestion of fats. The bile duct can become blocked due to major causes such as gallstones, cysts, tumors or trauma. Inflammation and [...]

Full Story »
Page 2 of 5«12345»