Practically everyone gets varicose veins. Most times they occur in your legs and with summer coming, why not try a inexpensive way to treat them. Here is a bubble bath you can make at home to help treat varicose veins.
Varicose veins are most often asscoiated with women, however men can experience them as well. In many cases varicose veins can get worse by comtinuing bad habits such as sitting with your legs crossed, standing for long periods of time and even wearing clothes that are just to tight. In some cases varicose veins can even be painful. It is always best to consult with your doctor if you are experiencing pain. This recipe is for a bubble bath that can be useful in reducing the appearance of the vericose veins and also refreshing your skin.
Things you will need:
- 4 Tabespoons Dried ginger root (has to be chopped)
- 4 tablespoons Juniper
- 2 Tablespoons of dried Rosemary
- 4 Tablespoons of dried lemon peel or simply use a lemon quartered
- 2 Tablespoons
Once you have gather all of your ingedients mix them into some warm water in your tub. Always make sure your water is not too hot! Its important not to allow extremely hot water to remain on the area with the varicose veins for very long. Extremely hot water can actually make the condition worse. Make sure to check the temperature of your bath before you jump right in! The Rosemary and peppermint will actually help improve the circulation in your body. Once you are in the tub, just enjoy! Stay in for as long as you are comfortable and try to relax.
If you are going to take this bath before bed, you could even add 2 tablespoons of chamomile for a more sleepy time bath. I have other articles on homemade anti-aging creams that could also be used as a face mask while you are taking your bath. As always avoid contact with your eyes.