HONEY REMEDIES FOR AILMENTS IN OLDER LIFE
As people age, ailments and health problems tend to appear. Remedies using honey and beeswax that have been tried and tested over decades can offer relief in a natural way.
There have been many documented cases of arthritis sufferers finding relief from wax treatments to affected parts. The hot wax eases stiffness caused by inflammation of the joints.
5 lb Beeswax
2 cups mineral oil
1. Heat the oven to 200 degrees Farenheit. Place the beeswax and mineral oil in an ovenproof dish and heat in the oven until the wax has melted. Stir occasionally to blend the wax and oil.
Once a day, massaging the scalp rigorously with the fingertips in a shampooing action will activate the sebaceous glands, stimulate the hair follicles and generally improve the circulation of blood to the affected area. This preparation, used weekly, will nourish the hair with vitamins and minerals that may be lacking in the diet. You should start to see a marked improvement after a few weeks and the hair should look glowing and healthy.
1 tsp honey
1/2 tsp dried sage
1 tsp dried sage
6 tbsp mineral water
1. Add the honey, olive oil and sage to the mineral water and mix well.
2. Massage the mixture into the scalp for a few minutes.
3. Leave the preparation on the head for about 30 minutes, then wash off.