Apply and take garlic for the care and relief of Cellulitis
Effectiveness: 3.4Popularity: 13
Why it works: Raw garlic contains allicin, a compound known to have antibacterial, antiviral and antifungal properties which fight cellulitis.
How it works: Crush a few raw garlic cloves and apply the paste to the affected area directly. Leave it on for at least two hours before rinsing it off with warm water. Repeat twice daily. Consume 3 or more crushed raw garlic cloves daily to fight the infection from within.
Precautions: Garlic can lower blood pressure and increase the risk of bleeding. Use caution if you have bleeding or blood pressure related conditions.
Garlic can irritate the gastrointestinal (GI) tract. Use with caution if you have stomach or digestion problems.
Stop taking garlic at least two weeks before a scheduled surgery.
The self cure remedy of Apply and take garlic for the care and relief of Cellulitis has an effectiveness score of 3.4 and a popularity score of 13 on the self-cure system.