Home made violet ointment to soothe pain
Common violet contains many anti-inflammatory and analgesic principles (salicylic acid, methyl salicylate, eugenol, beta-sitosterol, quercetin, rutin, etc.) which can be very effective in the treatment of arthritis or osteoarthritis pain.
Violet ointment recipe
– 60 g of lard.
– 1 handful of fresh leaves of violets.
– Heat the lard in an earthenware pan.
– When the butter becomes liquid, add the fresh leaves of violets.
– Boil for 60 minutes.
– Turn off the heat.
– Filter and store in a glass container in a cool, dry place away from light.
How to use it?
Apply it with a cloth over the painful area.
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