Cracked or chapped hand is a situation of discomfort as the hand skin becomes rough and itchy. Moreover, it pains while making any hand movement. The solution to this tribulation is application of herbal ointment made at home using Almond, Manjista, Egg and Honey. This herbal lotion shall not only give the relief from the pain but also fill in the cracks with regular use in due course of time.
Ingredients Required for Herbal Almond Cracked Hands Ointment
Grounded Almonds: 1 Ounce (30 grams)
Egg: 1 No
Grounded Manjista: ¼ Ounce (7grams)
Honey: 1 Tablespoon (15 ml)
Almond known for its mild nature effectively softens the cracks thereby reduces the pain. In addition when it gets mixed with honey it is readily absorbed by the skin, this assists in filling the tender cracks of the hands. It is used in grounded form so that it blends well with other ingredients and the absorption in the cracks is faster. Scientifically it is known as Prunus Dulcis.
Manjista also called as Maddar root. The main characteristic of this herb is blood purification. It purifies the blood and enhances the circulation. In case sometime there is slight bleeding in the cracks then this herb immediately controls it. The scientific name for Manjista is Rubia Cordifolia.
Honey is a natural antioxidant and contains the anti-microbial properties due to which it promotes the skin””s power to revitalize and restore the worn-out skin. It also absorbs the impurities accumulated in the cracks, acting as a natural cleansing agent. This all assists in healing the cracks. In scientific terminology it is referred as Strained Honey, Mel.
Preparation Method of Cracked Hands Herbal Ointment
First whip the egg well. Next add grounded almond and manjista powder. Mix well. Then add honey and blend well to make a uniform mixture. It can be stored in glass bottle and kept in the refrigerator when not in use.
Application of Herbal Almond Cracked Hands Ointment
Begin with cleaning the hands with any mild soap or homemade skin cleanser and wipe the hands with a soft cotton napkin. Then apply this ointment on the cracks. With finger tips ensure the mixture reaches all the cracks. Cover the hands in a pair of cotton gloves and take a goodnight sleep. Next morning remove the gloves. Repeat this course of therapy for seven continuous nights and heal the cracks on the hands.
People in their middle age suffer most from the painful cracked hands. This herbal cure is must for them. Why to bear the pain of cracks and spoil the beauty of hands when simple herbal almond cracked hand ointment is available to heal the cracks!