On the medicinal properties of acorns.
Acorns have a good astringent property in the same way as the bark of oak. Treatment colitis.
In addition, acorns have antiviral, antibacterial and antioxidant effects. The use of oak acorns is indicated in colitis, pulmonary tuberculosis, bronchial asthma, diabetes mellitus, nervous diseases, and also they are used as part of cholera charges.
Grind the acorns (you can with the skin, but it’s better without it) in the coffee grinder.
0.5 part of a spoonful of the powder obtained, pour a glass of water, then bring to a boil and boil for 15 minutes on low heat, then remove from heat and press for 15 minutes. Take one third of the glass 3 times a day, and to treat the intestine you need to take this decoction before meals, in other cases, the reception time is not so important, although I advise you to take a decoction of acorns before meals — at the same time and the intestines cure.
Powder from acorns has long been used as a surrogate for coffee, and in Soviet times, cheap coffee was sold, consisting of equal parts of ground coffee and acorn powder, and this surrogate was called a coffee drink. At whom with an intestine of a problem it is better to drink such coffee drink, he medical.
Such coffee, perhaps, is even more useful than the whole, since acorns are curative in the diseases listed above.
Today you can prepare yourself a coffee blend of coffee and acorns or just drink a cup of decoction of acorn powder instead of coffee or tea.
To make coffee from the acorns, try to brew not 0.5 tea spoons of powder from acorns, but a whole spoon — see how you like it.
Among other things, acorns can also be useful for cosmetic purposes.
The recipe for wrinkles.
Mix 7 walnuts (with shell), 5 acorns, a tablespoon of flaxseed, a tablespoon of barley (barley cereal) and a tablespoon of Icelandic moss.
The resulting mixture grind in a coffee grinder, then fill it with 1.2 liters of water, boil for 30 minutes, strain. Take 50-75 ml of decoction before meals 3 times a day.