Probably many of you have roll of aluminum foil in your kitchen drawers or cabinets and you use it for cooking. Have you ever thought that you can use this foil on your body? It is interesting that aluminum foil has various health solutions that are really incredible.
You can use it for kicking the common cold to the curb, to battle with insomnia – well this magical material is perfect for numerous everyday issues that are really troublesome!
Blast Fatigue Right Now
Experts confirmed that the age-old tradition of utilizing aluminum foil to get rid of fatigue actually is efficient.
It is advisable to place few aluminum foil strips in the freezer for for 2-4 hours. After that, apply these strips to your face (particularly on cheeks or eyelids) and leave them to act until you feel the muscle totally relax. After you take off the aluminum foil, you will notice that the symptoms of fatigue and insomnia are finally gone.
Soothe Painful Joints
You can use aluminum foil to treat painful conditions such as arthritis, gout, sciatica and heel pain. In order to get best results of this method, it is recommended to start with wrapping the foil around the most painful area on your body and after that you can use a medical bandage to keep it nice and secure. All you need to do is to leave the wrap in place overnight. You should repeat this for 10-12 successive days and after that to give your body a break of two weeks. If the pain is persistent you can repeat this method (along with the breaks) until it disappears.
Alleviate Fresh Burns
Very few people know that the elements in aluminum foil are able to soothe burns much better than many different methods. It is interesting that the University of Wisconsin advises their trauma doctors to dress fresh the burns with aluminum foil. So, in order to heal burn wounds first of all you should wash the burn with cold water and dry it with a soft cloth. Next step is to apply a thin layer of burn ointment, followed by sterile gauze. Finally you should wrap the gauze with aluminum foil and secure it with medical bandage. You should keep the wrap in place until you notice that the pain is leaving the area.
Phantom Pains, Be Gone
For those patients who recently have undergone an amputation surgery or experience phantom pains for which there isn’t specific explanation, the aluminum foil may be the solution. Namely, you can \ banish these painful bouts if you wrap some aluminum foil around the affected limb. It is advisable to keep it in place with a medical bandage and you can remove the foil as soon as you notice the pain is gone.
Get Rid Of A Pesky Cold
If you have cold or flu, it is very important to know how to treat those symptoms without utilizing any antibiotics! It is recommended to use aluminum foil: simply wrap your feet in 5-7 layers of aluminum foil and leaving it on for at least 1 hour and then remove. It is important that you should leave your feet breathe for 2 hours and after that repeat the process again, with another 5-7 layers of foil. Then give your feet another two-hour breather and repeat the entire process one again! You should perform this method in a period of 7 days or until you feel good.
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