Home Remedies For ounds

A careless move, a casual grip on a knife or a shard, a fall – that’s what happened: we have a wound. This ranges from the gaping cut, the lacerated wound to the minor injury, which we can treat with a plaster. But this can also be a skin abrasion, if we are unlucky with dirt in the wound. In general: gaping wounds, large lacerations, skin abrasions with dirty wound surfaces must be treated by the doctor. But against the more or less common everyday wounds, the rather minor injuries, there are proven and healthy home remedies with which you can treat the wounds. These are quick help at home, often the first care before you go to the doctor.

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How to heal wounds

  • You can stop the bleeding in a smaller wound by placing a hot-water sterilized cloth in the boiling water on the wound.
  • Keep a small bleeding incision or open wound under running cold water. The water and the bleeding flushes any dirt out of the wound.
  • Mix honey and freshly grated horseradish in the ratio 9: 1 (nine tablespoons of honey to a tablespoon of horseradish) and coat it with the wound.
  • Has scab formed. do not tear it off in any case. Keep on the wound until it drops off by itself. Then new skin has formed over the wound.

Home remedies for wounds

  • If you have nothing else, then you can disinfect as a first aid with schnapps. Two conditions: He must be high percentage (at least 40%) and white).
  • Make envelopes with honey on the wounds. Honey has an antibacterial effect. It must be natural honey. Treated or heated honey loses its effect.
  • Against an open wound after expressing a pimple, the multiple application of Swedish bitters helps.
  • It also often helps if you cover such mini-wounds with toothpaste.
  • Brush clean abrasions with aloe vera gel (unscented).
  • Apply a thin film of propolis tincture or propolis cream to the wound.
  • On small wounds you can apply tea tree oil directly, with larger ones dribble the dressing or mix it into the wound ointment.
  • Squeeze cabbage leaves until the juice comes out. Heat it gently over steam, soak a sterile cloth and apply it to the wound twice a day.
  • Dissolve whole grain bread in water, crush or chew it and place this porridge on a festering wound with diced onions.
  • Hold the injured body part up until the bleeding stops.
  • Put five drops of St. John’s wort oil on a sterile cloth to cover the wound.
  • When the wound has closed, daily rubbing with St. John’s wort oil can positively affect scarring.
  • Coat small wounds to promote healing with marigold ointment.

top Home remedies for wounds

  • After about a week, the wound has closed so far that now fresh air is allowed. This speeds up the further healing process.
  • Some injured people can not see any blood and threaten to collapse: have some bouillon or drink tea.
  • Before you reach for an injury, wash your hands.
  • If a wound heals badly then you can try it with Peru balsam (pharmacy). Vorsiht with allergic persons.
  • In case of scratch wounds caused by animal or bite wounds, wash the injuries with 3% hydrogen peroxide solution (high risk of infection).
  • If the bandage is quickly bleeding, you must apply a pressure bandage. If possible, store the wound at heart level.
  • If the patch sticks to the wound, heat up a liter of water, add a teaspoon of salt, and let the bandage and wound soften. Then gently detach from the wound.
  • Healing promotes dilute chamomile tea or chamomile tincture.
  • Pour 20g of genuine thyme with one quart of boiling water, infuse for ten minutes, cool and then wash the wound with the dressing.