Benefits of Arnica [Arnica Montana]
is a herb whose flowers contain caffeine-like properties with anti-inflammatory and toning properties and are a remedy for bruising and wounds. It is usually used in cosmetic formulations for example in reduction of puffiness. One of the benefits of arnica is that it helps in revitalizing the skin as arnica’s extract can stimulate blood flow and boost circulation beneath the skin.
Arnica Flower contains antioxidant substance called flavonoid that has anti-inflammatory effect.
Now lets see the Benefits of Arnica:-
Heals Cuts, Scrapes and Bruises:-
Arnica improves blood circulation, thus it supports fast, effective healing. Arnica flowers can be distilled into a macerated oil, tincture or cream and it has healing properties and is used in traditional treatments for burns, brussing and wounds. Avoid using it on broken skin.
Conditions and Soothes Skin
Arnica oil and cream help to soften rough patches of skin. It gives smooth and soft touch to lips when applied regularly.
Heals Scars and Improves Skin Tone
Massage arnica oil onto the skin, in gentle circular motion, to help reduce the appearance of stretch marks and to diminish the appearance of spider veins. To use it, apply a few drops of oil to the area in a light, circular motion.
Acts as an Anti-Inflammatory
Keep arnica tincture to hand to reduce redness and inflammation caused by insects stings.
Conditions hair and scalp
Arnica oil conditions your hair and scalp. You can dilute arnica tincture in water and use it as a hair rinse treatment for dandruff. In Ayurvedic medicine it is also used as a treatment for hair loss.
- Do not consume arnica in any form, as it may be toxic.
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