Home Remedies for Varicose Veins
Varicose veins is a common medical condition. The enlarged veins occur near the surface of the skin. They are usually found in the thighs and calf muscles. The veins become weak and the valves become under developed. This helps in abnormal regulation of the flow of blood.
The symptoms of varicose veins are fatigue, pain, restlessness, throbbing, burning sensation, heaviness in the legs and bulging veins.
The major reasons for such a condition are intake of birth control pills, menopause, puberty, hormonal changes during pregnancy and obesity. Genetics also play a huge role in causing varicose veins.
There are many surgical treatments. These are extremely costly. Instead, there are some effective home remedies, which treat varicose veins easily. The home remedies decrease the severity of the issue and make a body fit.
IMPORTANT HOME REMEDIES FOR VARICOSE VEINS
The important home remedies for treating the situation of varicose veins are listed below.
1. APPLE CIDER VINEGAR
- It is an effective home remedy for treating this condition.
- This acts as a natural way to clean the body.
- It improves the blood circulation and rate of flow of the blood within the body.
- As soon as the natural blood circulation starts, the situation of varicose vein tends to decrease.
- Apply some undiluted amount of apple cider vinegar on skin affected with varicose vein condition.
- Gently, massage it.
- Repeat this process daily before off to bed.
- Also, carry out this process in the morning as well.
- This is very effective.
- Also have 2 tbsp. of apple cider with a big glass of water daily for better results.
2. CAYENNE PEPPER
- Cayenne pepper has a lot of bioflavonoids and Vitamin C.
- This improves blood circulation and the condition of swollen veins.
- Drink a mixture containing one tsp. of cayenne powder in Luke warm water thrice daily.
- Do this for at least three months.
- This is highly essential to get rid of the varicose situation.
3. OLIVE OIL
- Olive oil helps in circulating blood effectively.
- This treats the varicose veins.
- Massage with olive oil in a circular motion.
- This helps to get rid of swelling and pain.
- Repeat this process two times daily.
- Garlic is a wonderful home remedy for reducing pain and inflammation related to varicose vein condition.
- It removes the toxic materials from the blood vessels.
- This helps in easy circulation in the body.
- It is recommended to have fresh garlic in the regular diet.
- These home remedies help to maintain the hormonal balance in the body and get rid of the condition of varicose vein.
Dr. Meenakshi Chauhan
MD (ALT. MEDICINE) View Profile