It may sound strange, but a lemon peel contain 5 to 10 times more minerals and vitamins than the lemon juice itself. These include: Vitamin A, C, calcium, potassium, magnesium and phosphorus, folate and beta-carotene.
Limonene and Salvestrol Q40 are the components of the lemon peels. These components are famous for their ability to fight against malignant cells. Moreover, the high amounts of flavonoids which are also contained in lemon peels are highly effective in the development of malignant or cancerous cells.
According to a recent research lemon peels have another ability: they can relieve the pain in joints, legs and arms.
There is a natural remedy you can prepare at your own home and this may be the solution for your agonizing pain.
HOW TO CURE JOINT PAIN USING LEMON PEELS?
To prepare this remedy you will need the following ingredients:
- Two organic lemons
- Extra virgin olive oil
- Eucalyptus leaves
- Put the lemon peels in a jar and add enough olive oil to cover them completely. Then, add the eucalyptus leaves, close the jar tightly, and let the mixture sit for 2 weeks.
- After this period of time , soak a gauze in the mixture, place it on the painful area, and secure with a bandage. For optimum results, do this procedure at night and let the mixture work overnight.
Option Number 2:
- Grate the yellow part of the lemon peel and apply it on the affected area. Secure with a bandage and let it act for a couple of hours.
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