Well-known Czech herbal lady Jarmila Podhorna from the company Nadeje (Hope) can get your hair, complexion and nails regenerated just with the power of nature after summer.
Did summer damage your hair, complexion or nails? Bet on herbal treatments and infusions of herbs which were used even in the Middle Ages. As Czech herbal lady Jarmila Podhorna advices. Look at which first aid herbs for hair, nails and complexion you should use after summer. You can find herbs grow wildly in the nature or if the don’t grow at the moment, you can buy them dried. There’s an option of buying cosmetics made of these herbs.
This summer was really tough for our bodies. Tropical temperatures and very dry weather influenced imunity of organism and the quality of skin, hair and nails. You have to nourish your body well to get back in form before cool autumn. Temperature divergences could leave their marks. But before you spend a fortune for special cosmetic products, try to go literally into the woods. Advantages of herbs have known our ancestors in the Middle Ages.
Jarmila Podhorna: Infusion from burdocks can add strength!
Our hair really suffers after hot and dry summer. It doesn’t get enough moisture, it is dry and it douesn’t have enough vitamins. It is the same with complexion. So we cannot talk about natural freshness, elasticity and shine. If you want to walk the natural way of regeneration, you can rely on shampoos, packs and masks from fresh herbs and natural oils. „We can give natural nourishment to our hair by seaberry which is a rich source of vitamins. Higher quality can provide nettle, its strength infusion from burdocks. The infusion can increase the quality of complexion and prevents falling of hair.
Bouncing bet, comfrey or althaea are ideal for common cleanse and washing hair,“ recommends herbal lady Jarmila Podhorna from the company Hope. We can find help for dry hair in our garden. Infusion from parsley contains big amount of vitamins, minerals and that is why old Greeks liked to use it.Camomile or coltsfoot add shine as well as almond, jasmine, linen or palm oil.Tincture of birch, pine, black currant, tropaeolum and toughshank are for better quality of hair complexion.
Jarmila Podhorna: Use an aloe treatment or camomile tea with antibacterial effects for dry complexion!
Why do we often have drier complexion in the beginning of autumn then in the winter? In summer is complexion weighted by more factor at one time. Mainly intensive summer rays and hot air which took its vitamins because of sweating. People drink less water than they should in such hot weather. Skin looses needed moisture. Combination of these dries our complexion and free radicals form. Our body can handle free radicals in extreme conditions because protective mechanisms are weakened and cell can’t regenerate that quickly.
„Treate yourself with an aloe treatment to get back the elasticity and pliancy of your complexion. This treatment can heal, moisture your skin and remove dead cells away from it. An intense effects has tincture from psorisan which can get rid off toxic substances and can keep your complexion fresh. You can achieve calming and pliancy by using comfrey and evening primrose or myrtle oil. Advantageous effects have also herbal teas from camomile, marigold, mint or coltsfoot which firstly clean whole organism and this affects the skin,“ advices well-known Czech herbal lady Jarmila Podhorna from company Hope which produces products from plants.
You can get rid of dry and dead cell in the face by steaming the face with adding herbs such as camomile, mint, lavender or a bath from wheatgrass, burdock, tea tree, marigold, eucalyptus, comfrey and tropaeolum. You shouldn’t forget about nourishing after the treatment. You can try mask from herbal oils from camomile, lavender or patchouli, an olive oil is a variant as well. You can support your complextionfrom the inside as well by using tincture from toughshank, wheatgrass and burdock.
Calamite cured nails in the Middle Ages
Also nails which are weak, split and broken belong to unfavourable consequences of hot summer. Its decreased quality is caused by hot sun rays, dry air and lack of liquids. Even in this case you miss vitamins and other substances which nourish them usually. Building material of nails is collagen which can be refilled by ricin oil. „We get ricin oil from plant called riccinus communis. You can get very effective nail treatment by mixing it with lemon juice. Herbal mix from St. John’s wort, thyme, camomile and burdock is also very effective. I can recommend marigold, agrimony or calamites as well. It was used in the Middle Ages because it is a good source of silicium which we can add by tincture from wheatgrass or gemmotherapeutics from buds of pine or fir,“ sais herbal lady Jarmila Podhorna from the company Hope.