Today’s sedentary lifestyle coupled with the irregular and erratic work schedules often leaves most of us with very little or almost no time for any kind of physical activity. What is the end result? You are left with weak bones with no strength and resistance and all this only at a young age of 30. Plus, if you have seen or heard or your parents or grandparents say that they are suffering from ‘arthritis’, you may get doubly worried thinking if you will also inherit these ‘arthritic’ genes from your parents or grandparents. Imagine undergoing those painful surgeries, the bed rest and immobility for weeks. Doesn’t the mere thought of it give you jitters? If yes, Dandelion oil is a perfect solution of this problem.
Here Are Benefits Of Dandelion Oil For Arthritis And Joint Pain
1. No Surgical Treatment Required To Treat The Pain:
The name ‘Dandelion’ has French origin and means, ‘Lion’s tooth’. In botanical terms, it is also known as ‘Taraxacum’. These are big species of flowering plants. These plants are usually found in North America and Eurasia. Once blossomed, they are yellow in color. These species of flowers are edible and are used for a variety of reasons. You definitely don’t need to undergo any long surgeries which will make you bedridden for days or even weeks. Is there no solution to this? Off-course there is and it is known as Dandelion oil.
Dandelion is believed to consist of Vitamin A and C in substantial portion. Owing to this, they have the vital nutrients which are required to repair damaged tissues. Moreover, they also assist the liver in clearing out all the harmful toxins which may be present in the blood. Apart from this, there have been multiple research studies which indicate that dandelion also has certain anti-inflammatory properties. This is due to the presence of Linoleic acid in them. This Linoleic acid is basically an essential fatty acid which is required by the body to regulate responses and to suppress inflammation by producing cyclic fatty acids called ‘Prostaglandin’. Due to its ability to regulated responses, Dandelion is considered to be an effective solution to curing rheumatoid arthritis .
An added feature of the diuretic characteristic of dandelion results in treating urinary disorders. This is done by eliminating the toxins through the urine passed through the urinary tract.
4. It Can Reduce Chronic Pain:
Dandelion can be used in a variety of ways, in the form of massage oil to herbal tea. But if you are suffering from any chronic pain in the joints, then the most effective way is to apply Dandelion oil on regular basis. Take some freshly picked Dandelion flowers and stack them together in a jar. Pour some olive or grape seed or almond oil as base. Pour oil till it covers the flowers right up to the brim of the jar. Cover the mouth of the jar with cheesecloth. Secure it with the help of a rubber band so that it doesn’t come off. Keep this jar under the direct rays of the sun for a good two weeks. Once the flowers turn brown, strain them out. Transfer the oil to a sterilized jar and store in a dark place. Avoid sunlight.
Whenever you want to use the dandelion oil, just remove some portion from the jar and apply it to the portion which is undergoing pain. Massage well. So the next time you hear any of your close relatives or friend cribbing about his or her joint pain, just recommend them the Dandelion ‘multipurpose’ oil. Now you know some critical benefits offered by dandelion oil for which it is used worldwide. Whenever you face any of those health problems, apply this oil and get better.
Dandelion oil improves functioning of gall bladder and prevents liver pain effectively. It preciously reduces effects of oxidants and prevents you from infections. There are many health experts, who suggest liver patients to try dandelion oil in liver pain.
7. It Is Easy To Prepare At Home:
Preparing Dandelion oil is quite an easy task. Take some dandelion flowers in a jar and fill oil in the jar till the top of the jar. Now pack the neck of the jar with some plastic and rubber band. Keep the jar in sunlight and warm place for at least two weeks. After two weeks you will see that dandelion flowers have lost their color and they have become brown. Now pour the oil in another jar and strain flowers. The dandelion oil is ready and you can use it as massage oil to reduce the joint pain.