Enlarged and diseased superficial veins are the result of weakened and dysfunctional venous valves. As some unwritten rule, these are the veins of the legs, but they can occur anywhere in the body.
Approximately 25 million Americans have varicose veins. This condition occurs in 33% of women and 17% of the male population in United States, according to the American Society for Vascular Surgery.
This remedy is based on extremely healing herb-Marigold, herb that is well known for its properties to heal wounds and damaged skin. Native to North and South America, marigold or calendula has extraordinary beauty in its simplicity and fascinating color. Many healing remedies around the world are made right with this herb.
This amazing herb has the ability to purify the blood vessels to relax and increases their lumen and it reduces the level of cholesterol in the blood, especially in combination with dandelion, crataegus also known as hawthorn and hemp-agrimony (Eupatorium cannabinum).
This problem which is giving a sense of unpleasant pain and heaviness in the legs is a problem that will be past with this natural remedy. Marigold herb contains high amounts of flavonoids and they give relief in varicose veins and reduces inflammation and pain.
Marigold (Calendula) Oil Varicose Remedy Preparation:
Preparation is simple. First, you will need 50 fresh marigold flowers (flowers only), washed and dried. Then, in a large glass jar, or in two smaller jars, pour 1 liter of olive oil and immerse the flowers. You can Flowers can be whole or chopped into few smaller pieces. Close the jar and place in a warm sunny spot, but not direct sunlight, for 30 days. After one month, you can strain the oil into another jar but it’s not necessarily, you can use it from the jar with flowers in it.
This oil is used for healing burns, as a sunburn remedy and may be used as a natural sun protector also and of course to treat varicose veins.
For varicose veins, softly massage the affected area, your legs for example, with this oil every night before going to bed.