Boils Home Remedies

Treat boils using vinegar – Cut a brown paper bag big enough to cover the boil. Make several layers the same size out of the brown paper bag. Soak each piece of paper in distilled vinegar until they are saturated. Place each layer over the boil. Tape in place and leave it on overnight. When you take it off in the morning the boil would have burst or very close to bursting. If it is close to bursting just a very very slight pull will burst it. Make sure you keep the area clean.

Treat boils using parsley flakes – The parsley has to be dry parsley flakes. DO NOT moisten the flakes. Place dry parsley flakes on and around the boil. Cover the area with a bandage and leave on overnight. This may have to be repeated if the pus is deep. Parsley is one of mother natures strongest drawing agents and is guaranteed to work.

Treat boils using tomato paste – Apply tomato paste on and around the boil. Cover this with a piece of gauze and tape and leave it on overnight. The next morning the boil would have burst or is about to burst. Repeat this remedy if necessary.

Treat boils using Epsom salt – Get a container of water, as hot as you can possibly stand. Dip a washcloth in the hot water and then quickly into the Epsom salt and place over the boil. When it looses the heat repeat as many times as necessary until the boil bursts.

Treat boils using camphor phenique – Cut a piece of gauze large enough to cover the boil. Put some campho phenique on the gauze and press onto the boil. Apply a little pressure for about 5 minutes. You should start to see results in minutes, or you may also leave the gauze on overnight.

Corns And Calluses Remedies

Corns and calluses treatment using oils – To soften the corns and calluses try applying any of the following oils as much as possible through the day, day after day. Wheat germ oil, castor oil, sesame seed oil, olive oil.

Corns and calluses treatment using wet sand – Walking on sand with bare feet works well. It is better if the sand is wet. Wet sand acts as an abrasion that will help removal of the dead skin which causes corns and calluses.

Corns and calluses treatment using baking soda – Add 1 tablespoon of baking soda to a foot spa, basin or anything your feet can soak in. Fill it half way with warm water and soak your feet for at least half an hour. Then with a pumice stone carefully file away the hardened skin.

Corns and calluses treatment using onions – Choose an onion big enough to cover the callus area. Cut the onion in half and leave it to soak in wine vinegar for 4 hours. Apply the onion to the calluses and wrap your feet in plastic wrap. Leave this on overnight. The next morning the calluses should be soft enough to scrape away.

Corns and calluses treatment using lemon peel – Cut strips of lemon peel from 1 lemon and place the peel on your corns or calluses. Put a bandage on around the peel to keep it in place. In a few days the corn or callus will be gone.

Corns and calluses treatment using bread and vinegar – Make a poultice by crumbling a piece of bread and soaking it in 1 quarter cup of vinegar for at least half an hour. Apply this poultice to the corn or callus and hold it in place with plastic wrap. Leave this on overnight. In the morning the corn or callus should peel off. If the corn or callus is stubborn you may need to reapply the poultice the following night.

Corns and calluses treatment using pineapple peel – Cut strips of pineapple peel from a pineapple and place the peel on your corns or calluses. Tape it in place and within a week the corn or callus will be gone thanks to the enzymes and acid content of the fresh pineapple.

Corns and calluses treatment using dandelions – It is believed that Australian shepherds squeezed the juice from the stems of dandelions and applied it to the corn or callus every day until it disappeared. It usually cleared within a week or two.

Apple Cider Vinegar & White Vinegar Uses

A note to remember is to use apple cider vinegar for personal care and health and use white vinegar for cleaning and cleaning products.

Apple cider vinegar is well known for helping with many illnesses, cleaning products and personal care products so we have put together a section on this site only for apple cider vinegar uses.

Always have a small spray bottle filled with apple cider vinegar for personal care and one filled with white vinegar for cleaning and odor uses. Personal Care, Medicinal Uses, Pets and Animals, Outdoor Uses, Laundry Uses, Cooking, Cleaning Uses, Odor Control, Miscellaneous Uses.