Joint pain can be caused by injury and affect the ligaments, cartilage, and bones within the joint. There are many signs and symptoms such as redness, swelling, tenderness, warmth, limping, loss of range of motion of the joint, and weakness.
Sometimes the pain gets so unbearable that people reach for over-the-counter medicine to eased it. But there is a natural approach to relief the pain and you will be surprised to know that the solution is so simple that from now on you’ll use it every time you experience this kind of pain.
The lemon is rich in vitamins and minerals, full of vitamin A, C, B1, B6, potassium, magnesium, pectin, phosphorus, calcium. But little that people know that not only the flesh of the lemon is good for you, but also the peel of this citrus fruit holds great benefits for your health.
The peel of the lemon peel is potent antiseptic and has anti-inflammatory properties, which soothe nerve pain and the blood vessels. Also, it is a very efficient way to relief your joint pain and reduces the painful sensations.
So there are two different ways to cure joint pain using lemon peels.
First, you need to grate the peel of the lemon, make sure you grate only the yellow part. Put them on the troubled areas and secure it with a bandage. You should leave it that way for a few hours and let the lemon peel do its magic.
For the second way, you will need:
- Two lemons (if you can use organic lemon for better results)
- Olive oil (use extra virgin)
- Eucalyptus leaves
All you need to do is peel the lemon and put the peels in a jar and cover them completely with olive oil. Then put the leaves in and close the jar and let it sit for two weeks. When the mixture is done, soak a gauze in it and place it over the affected area and cover it with a bandage.
For better results, it is desired to do the procedure every night before going to bed, so you leave more time for the remedy to work.