Wednesday, November 23, 2011

How to Treat Body Odor with Traditional Method

Problem of body odor is often the subject of hot debate among adolescents and adults. Many ways have been done to reduce the odor that comes out of his body. Start by using talcum powder, deodorant or alum.
Since moving into puberty, our bodies release a distinctive odor around the armpits, legs and genitals. This can cause a person to be humble and not confident. Unpleasant odors, among others, caused by bacteria that mixes with sweat. The simplest way of eliminating bad odors is to bathe regularly. In some cases, despite diligent bath, still his people to suffer from the unpleasant smell it. For those who have problems like this, a traditional medicinal herb for body odor that comes from our heritage of natural medicines below can be tried.

Below are some natural herbal remedies that can be used as a solution to overcome body odor:

1. Betel leaves (Piper betle)
Betel leaf has long been known efficacious as antiseptics are also known to contain active substances that can eliminate body odor. Betel known potent eliminate body odor caused mainly bacteria or fungi. Chemical content of essential oils in a betel leaf, among others kadinen, kavikol, sineol, eugenol, karvakol and tanning substances. To eliminate body odor, one way is to soak a few betel leaves in hot water. After cooling, water was drunk. Can be added to taste white sugar to taste. Another way is to smooth the betel leaf with lime and then applied to the armpits.

2. Beluntas Leaves (Pluchea indica)
Plants that are commonly used as living fences has a characteristic unpleasant smell and taste bitter. Leaves and flowers contain alkali which acts as an antiseptic. Chemical content such as amino acids (leucine, isoleucine, tryptophan, threonine), fat, calcium, phosphorus, iron, Vitamin A and C.

To eliminate body odor, leaves ordinary beluntas engulfed in raw or steamed first. Beluntas leaf that has been boiled is also delicious eaten as an ointment (vegetables flavored with grated coconut). If accustomed to eating leaves beluntas, body odor will disappear. In addition, bad breath is not pleasant, either because the lips dry or chapped, will be lost. For those who do not like, could by drinking boiled water leaves each morning and afternoon. Beluntas also useful lower body temperature or fever.

3. Basil leaves (Ocimun Balisicum)
Active substances contained in the basil leaves also serve as an antiseptic. To get advantage of this leaf is also used as a salad of raw vegetables or as an ointment is too crude. Basil leaves also contain substances that can increase appetite. For women who are menstruating, if you eat basil leaves approximately one cell in the morning and afternoon during the period will avoid the unpleasant smell, as well as whiteness.

4. Wild Ginger Rhizome (Curcuma xanthorrhiza)
Substances contained in the turmeric is sapomin, flavoinoida and essential oils to eliminate body odor. The trick is to drink a decoction of the rhizome of ginger finely chopped. Juice of ginger that has been shredded with a little honey can also be taken to eliminate the bad odor that comes out of the body. In addition, grated ginger can also be massaged into the entire body, and left to dry before cleaning to get maximum results.

5. Kecombrang Flower (Nicolaia speciosa)
Active substances contained in it which can eliminate body odor is sapomin, flavoinoida and polyphenols. Kecombrang can be used to cook the young leaves and flowers eaten as a friend to eat rice. In certain areas usually cooked as a vegetable kecombrang lodeh.

6. Purut (Citrus bystrix)
Her skin contains essential oils that smell nice. Kaffir lime can be used to eliminate body odor by drinking juice mixed with a kaffir lime skin kencur mashed together with enough water.

7. Lime (Citrus aurantifolia)
Lemon juice mixed with a little whiting and rubbed to a particular part such as the armpit is believed to repel an unpleasant body odor.

8. Ginger (Zingiber officinale)
Many Indians believe that if taking ginger can make them smell sweet.
According to Chao Cing Pen of Emperor Shen Nong (3000 BC), fresh ginger can eliminate body odor and brought it to the spiritual aura. Wedang ginger if consumed regularly can be very helpful to overcome the problem of body odor.

9. Cucumber (Cucumis sativus)
One fruit of young cucumber peeled and rubbed on the body and foul up repeatedly after bathing.

10. Cloves (Eugenia aromatica)
Some clove flower bud steeped so fluffy and then water was drunk. The water decoction of clove buds with some brown sugar, can also be refreshments and warm in times of rain.