Medicinal plants for black nails

Herbal remedies for unusual nail coloring

Phytotherapy: Medicinal plant remedies for unusual colored nails

How to get rid of black, purple, pale or very red nails?

The primary role of herbal medicine is to use those plants with the following purposes

Nutritive plants, that provide those adequate nutrients for good health of the nails.

Anti-inflammatory plants, able to diminish inflammation and bruises.

External use preparations for black, purple, pale or very red nails

Arnica (Arnica montana) Make an infusion of whole plant dry. Dip the purple or black nails to reduce inflammation caused by some hit.


Arnica flowers

Thyme (Thymus vulgaris) Make an infusion of whole dry plant. Dip the purple or black nails to reduce inflammation and prevent your nail to become black or purple.

Yarrow (Achillea millefolium) with similar properties to the previous plant preparations (Decoction of a handful of flower tops per liter of water. Apply with cloth on the affected nail)

– For blue or pale nails, consult Circulatory diseases

– For red nails see Hypertension

punto rojo More information about unusual colored nails and its natural treatment.

Written by Editorial Botanical-online team in charge of content writing

28 March, 2019

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