Varicose veins are swollen and enlarged veins -- usually blue or dark purple that occur on the legs. They maybe lumpy, bulging or twisted in appearance.
Varicose veins thought to be inherited or caused by pregnancy, obesity, prolonged standing, age, or straining. It is manifested with dilated capillaries on the skin surface and spider veins which worsen the condition even more.
For the treatment of varicose veins and inflammation, garlic is one of the most effective natural remedy. It effectively stimulates blood flow, and breaks down and helps the removal of toxins as waste from the body.
For faster effects, apply garlic directly on affected areas.
Here's how to prepare the natural remedy using garlic to treat varicose veins.
-Garlic cloves, finely grated
-A tablespoon of olive oil
-Half a glass of orange juice
Combine all the ingredients, and leave the mixture to stay aside for 12 hours before use.
Apply it on the affected areas with circular motions, until it is absorbed into the skin. Then, wrap the area with a warm towel or bandage, and leave it for 50 minutes.
Repeat this method as long as you need.