Hildamus is the researcher who managed improve the vision even in people older than 70. Eyebright is helpful and available remedy for people who are having issues with their sight and eye diseases, whether the cause is infection or aging.
Healing properties and composition of eyebright
Glycoside rinatin, vitamin C, essential oil, bitter substances and Eufrastan acid are contained in the eyebright. The alternative medicine also recognized it as an excellent remedy for those who are suffering from eye infections and viruses, accelerating the bacteria in the eyes.
This is what eyebright can help you with:
Tear duct inflammation
Irritation caused of prolonged computer usage
Improve the eyesight with compresses and tea
If you notice some eye-related problem use fresh juice from this plant or the dry variant. Also, eyebright juice is a natural substitute for eye drops that you need to dilute with distilled water and add two drops in each eye.
Combine 2 dl of boiling water with half a teaspoon of dry eyebright and leave it for about 5 minutes. You can use the dry variant to make tea that you can rinse the eyes with.You can do this 2 to 3 times a day.
Treating sty with compresses
Pour 200 ml of boiled water over three tablespoons of dred eyebright and let it stay for 10 minutes. Then, wrap the strained dried eyebright in gauze and put it on the sty.Let it stay or five minutes because after that tha warmth of the compresses will have a therapeutic effect and will boost the process of healing.
Tea – helps improve your eyesight
Pour 2 dl of boiled water over three tablespoons of dried eyebright and let it stay for 15 minutes.
Drink a cup of this tea (unsweetened) three times a day.
Treat other ailments
This plant is very helpul for other health issues apart from the eye-related ones.Bronchitis, flu and rhinitis can also be treated with eyebright.
This plant can alleviate digestive problems and stomach pain. It can also reduce fever allergy and eye burning, redness and watery eyes.Eyesight is also an effective natural remedy for anxiety, insomnia and headaches. Also you can use it to treat alcohol and nicotine poisoning.