Bruises are part of our lives already. It’s impossible not to bruise when you’ve hit yourself in the elbow, for example. We all know that elbow pain…and a bruise pops up. And what do you do when you have to go out, on a sleeveless dress because it’s too hot outside? Well, read this article to find out how to get rid of bruises quickly.
Crushed cabbage leaves compresses do wonders for bruises, swelling, superficial wounds, being one of the remedy that my grandparents, and their parents used to use to treat these affections.
– fresh cabbage leaves
Crush the cabbage leaves with the help of a dagger so that the juice to pop-up from them. Apply the crushed leaves to the affected areas and fix them with a bandage or a plastic foil. To get rid of bruises you have to change the cabbage leaves every 2 hours. You will notice that after the 2 hours had passed, the cabbage leaves will be completely dry. Of course, it’s not necessary to change the compresses during the night.
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