Specific Skin Problems Reprinted
from Sunshine Sharing
remember that the following suggestions are not the last word on solutions
to your problems. Use care in using any suggestion, and unless you are
competent, see a health professional for solving serious problems.
Grate carrot or potato and apply. Bind with bandage. You could also use
a little cornstarch with a few tsp. of castor oil and apply as poultice.
Also useful is PLS, Pau D'Arco lotion, Tei Fu Lotion.
Abscess Activated charcoal can perform miracles and is non-toxic. Apply liberally
into any infected wound. Sometimes a drawing poultice will bring out the
morbid matter. This can be made from bentonite clay, applied and left
to dry. Wash off carefully, remembering that it is highly communicable.
Take high amounts of vitamins A and C. Black Ointment is powerful. The fresh leaves of comfrey or marshmallow
help a wound to heal quickly.
Suspect certain drugs. Stress can alter hormones. Lavender oil sniffed
or applied externally may help calm nerves. Eruptions on chin may indicate
sex hormone imbalance as the cause.
Need zinc, vitamin A, B-complex (especially B6), brewers yeast.
Acne should be tried. You can apply crushed zinc tablet or brewers
yeast to the eruption.
Check for low thyroid.
Rub on aloe vera gel or comfrey ointment. If caused by free radical damage,
use antioxidants like vitamin E, C and Ginkgo-hawthorn. Also, Liver Cleanse
(LIV-A), LIV-J, pau darco, Immune Stimulator, Barley Green, and chlorophyll.
Even acidophilus has helped some people. You can also rub in castor oil
morning and evening. Fasting will hasten skin clearing.
Heated honey applied externally. Allow to stay to draw out impurities
and wash off. To loosen blackheads, make a paste of honey, oatmeal and
the white of an egg. Apply to skin, massage for a few minutes and remove
with lukewarm water. Take lecithin internally to disperse oils.
May be lack of pantothenic acid plus B complex.
Cool tissue immediately without freezing cells. Bath in aloe vera or fresh
carrot juice until pain is diminished.
Apply vitamin E or aloe vera for
fast healing. Increase internal zinc supplies. Take vitamin Seletal Strength and HSN-W to help body repair damage. Lecithin internally helps dissolve
Remember injuries, infections and especially burns cause the formation
of many free radicals; your need for antioxidants is high.
Add Ionic Minerals if your diet is not as healthy as it should be...
Why? Read first
And.. If your colon is not working properly (at least one bowel movement/day)
then it is wise to start this program with a 15 days cleanse such as Tiao He Cleanse.
Vitamin A, Beta-Carotene, Cod liver oil; Zinc, 30-50 mg./day.
oil packs or olive oil.
Rub in well; also for fingernails that are brittle
Cut down on sugar intake, take B-complex supplements, especially PABA.
After washing hair, put 2 tsp. of vinegar on scalp, or you can rub in
A decoction of thyme should be rubbed into scalp. You can
also experiment with yogurt.
Sometimes fungus and bacteria cause itching and more flaking (antibiotics
could therefore cause dandruff by killing off bacteria that control fungus
on the scalp).
Stress is another cause.
Olive oil, walnut oil, sage tea or willow leaf
tea can be used on the scalp. Also jojoba oil and HSN Complex.
with TS II.
Eat more fish oils (cod-liver, omega-3 EPA). B-complex, especially biotin
is important, especially for infants. For this reason, acidophilus is
useful, taken internally. These bacteria manufacture biotin. Bee Pollen,
acidophilous, Natures Three, vitamins A, D, E, zinc, Vitamin Calcium
w/Magnesium and SKL will help the body heal.
Eczema May be related to weak thyroid or adrenals (licorice root and B-complex should help). Eating a raw potato every day may help. Include brewers
yeast. Zinc, magnesium, B-complex, blackstrap molasses (2 tsp./ day) safflower
oil (for linoleic acid), garlic, carrot, celery and lemon juice, vitamin
C (up to 10,000 mg./day).
Erythema nodosum (red bumps)
Could be an allergy to a wide variety of infections or drugs. For pain
and swelling, potassium iodide (by prescription) may work (see your doctor).
Use large amounts of vitamin C, eat only natural, chemical-free foods
if possible. Cleanse liver, bowels, blood.
Erythropoietic protoporphyria (EPP) (light-sensitive
Vitamin E up to 400 I.U./day, plus large amounts of beta-carotene..
Try 1 tsp. of cream of tartar in half a glass of water 2-3 times daily
for 2 days.
Take bath with 3 tbsp. of ginger in water, or dip bag of oatmeal in warm
water and dab affected skin with water, allowing to dry. Apply pau darco
Poultice of comfrey or plantain leaves (keep them damp).
Vinegar and witch
hazel may also be applied.
Homeopathic remedy Inflammation may also
Take yucca, IF-C and horsetail, vitamin C and zinc supplements. Licorice helps adrenals produce anti-inflammatory hormone.
May be iron deficiency.
Often an application of vinegar will stop it immediately. In other cases,
cornstarch or baking soda.
Capsicum extract should stop itching on contact.
Herbal Trim is soothing and Bentonite helps draw out and neutralize irritants.
Take extra pantothenic acid and yellow dock. If caused by parasites, use
black walnut, Herbal Pumpkin, homeopathic remedy Parasite, or the Para-Cleanse
ten day program.
Keratoma (horny growth)
Apply 400 I.U. vitamin E under bandaid.
Change every two days.
Apply castor oil daily.
For those that change color or size, use Black Ointment twice daily and
see a health professional.
Eat lemons, mint (peppermint, spearmint, catnip), apply poultices or masks
A facial mask of crush strawberries or lettuce in a blender,
or a weekly brewers yeast mask will help.
Dont forget bentonite clay to absorb oils and impurities. Then cut down
on greasy foods.
Papillomas (see Skin tags)
Take lukewarm baths and apply cornstarch to relieve itching.
of vitamin C are needed.
(Could be caused by hypothyroidism.)
Take B complex, especially folic acid. Black currant oil (6/day), garlic, BP-X to cleanse
blood, aloe vera juice (6 oz./day), vitamin A & D and zinc in high amounts
to build up these elements in the body along with B-complex and lecithin.
Oatmeal packs to reduce skin inflammation.
Drink lemon juice daily. Emphasize fruits and vegetables.
Stress is a major cause.
If stress caused, it requires BP-X to cleanse blood, loads
of vitamin C (unless rash gets worse from over-acid condition of the body),
and plenty of mineral water.
May be iron deficiency, or reaction to drugs, even oral contraceptives,
Try fenugreek and vitamin B6 with B complex.
Cod-liver Oil, Vitamin A, Beta-carotene, PABA (150 mg./day), Omega-3 fish
Scars Lecithin helps dissolve, also Vitamin E and B vitamin Choline (its in
lecithin). Glycolic acid, a compound from sugar cane.
(see Abrasions above)
Suspect biotin deficiency.
Biotin can be manufactured by friendly bacteria in the bowel, which are
encouraged by talking acidophilus. PABA (150 mg./daily) important.
Apply mashed raw carrots (blender) or potatoes.
In some cases, cornstarch will help and either lemon juice or baking soda,
depending on your skins pH problem. Also look for food allergy and nervous
stress as causes.
Could be a B-complex need, especially biotin.
Warts (FWN: We recommendC-Herb external)
Many remedies work: apply grated carrot, change twice daily, dandelion
(fresh sap), castor oil night/morning, raw potato directly on wart for
several days, or vitamin E on bandage.
Black Ointment may be helpful.
Taking zinc internally has also proven effective.
Sometimes applying mayonnaise will help for light patches of skin. Pantothenic
acid needed with B complex. Apply Herbal Trim Skin Treatment.
Keep feeding skin with plenty of beta-carotene (vitamin A), vitamin C
w/ bioflavonoids, vitamin E (400 I.U./day), Skeletal Strength (SKL) and
HSN-W. Massage area for better circulation.
Extreme case of hypothyroidism
may cause it, or the liver/ gall bladder are toxic and bile acids
are building up in the skin (Jaundice). BP-X, Liver Balance, chlorophyll, B complex, Oregon Grape Extract. Copyright 1990 by Robinson & Horne, L.C., P.O. Box
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