Many people love chocolate, however, try to avoid it because they consider it an unhealthy food. But while many chocolate products are really very high in calories and not good for health, rather, it is due to the presence of large amounts of sugar, and not by the presence of cocoa. Actually, cocoa powder — based chocolate – has a high nutritional value and can bring tangible benefits to health. And unsurpassed taste of chocolate will instantly
improve your mood and health.
Cocoa powder is made from cocoa beans — the fruit of the cacao tree that grows in many tropical countries. The beans are processed into cocoa butter and the remaining “cake” dried and ground — here it is, a fine unsweetened cocoa powder. There are two types of unsweetened powder: natural and Dutch-processed).
Natural cocoa powder, the taste Continue reading
Long since in Russia there are many herbs useful properties which are time-tested and used in folk medicine for the prevention and treatment of
certain diseases. One of such medicinal plants is fireweed (its another name epilobium angustifolium), has a whole range of useful properties.
What is more useful: roots, stems, flowers or leaves of fireweed?
Fireweed – it is a perennial plant, growing abundantly along the country roads, meadows and glades. Plant height reaches up to 150 cm medium-Sized flowers clustered in racemes of different colors, ranging from common red color with a purple tint to pale pink or white. The roots of the plants Continue reading
The best recipes from puffiness under the eyes
If the swelling under your eyes are troubling You and You want to get rid of them, follow the advice of traditional medicine, which we present below.
Contrast compresses to the eye area.
For compresses, you need to brew any dry grass (best for this purpose you can use chamomile, parsley, oak bark, peppermint, Euphrasia officinalis, sage, cornflower, lime blossom, or black, green tea) at the rate of 2 teaspoons per half Cup of boiling water. When the infusion has cooled, divide it into two parts, one to add 3-4 ice cubes. Moisten cotton pads in the warm infusion, applied to the eye area for 1 minute. Then cotton pads
moisten in cold infusion, attach to the eyes. So to alternate compresses for 5-6 times, always finishing with cold. The procedure to perform on a daily basis. These wraps can be done in the morning, or at night before bed.
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