Apply plantain leave paste for the care and relief of Burns
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Why it works: Plantain is one of the most popular folk remedies in North America used in the treatment of burns. Juice from the plant is applied directly to mild burns for a soothing effect. It is anti-bacterial, and like comfrey, it contains allantoin, an anti-inflammatory phytochemical that speeds wound healing and stimulates the growth of new skin cells.
How it works: Make a poultice from some fresh plantain leaves. Place the poultice to the affected area and wrap with a bandage. To make a poultice from the leaves you can blend some leaves in a food processor. The other way is to chew some leaves and then spit them out.
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