Parsley infusion: an excellent draining herbal tea
Parsley leaves have very particular and little known characteristics: they contain many mineral salts that help to dispose of liquids, a quantity of vitamin C four times higher than that of orange and is richer in calcium than yogurt and milk. Parsley is therefore an excellent ally for maintaining the line! To prepare a draining infusion just boil a tuft including leaves and stem with two slices of lemon, and leave to act for at least 5 minutes. Once the time has passed, you can take the drink both hot and cold, according to your tastes. A trick to make the flavor of the decoction more pleasant is to add some mint leaves. This herbal tea will have a diuretic function, therefore it will help to eliminate excess liquids and prevent the formation of skin blemishes.
The healing properties of the parsley infusion
The healing properties of a good infusion of parsley they have been known since ancient times when it was used with mallow and bermuda grass to expel bladder stones. Today this drink is used for therapeutic purposes. To prepare a decoction, just boil 100 grams of parsley in a liter of water, leave it to act for a few minutes and voila! We will obtain an excellent ally against menstrual and ventral pain in general, as it promotes uterine contractions. The infusion is also used to perform a detoxifying action, in fact, it acts on the functioning of the kidneys, assisting their regulatory activity. Another excellent function of this infusion is to treat gastrointestinal disorders, such as excess gas which can cause pain and colic. Finally, it is also possible to use freshly pounded parsley leaves externally to contrast purulent ophthalmias.