Creating your own herbal remedies can be an easy and effective way to treat joint ailments at home. There are several different methods to prepare herbs and create effective herbal medicines. The most popular methods to prepare herbal remedies contain infusion, decoction, tincture, and syrup. An herbal tincture press can be a valuable addition to your home herbal deliveries. Here is a brief overview of the most popular and effective techniques of preparing herbal remedies.
Infusion is possibly the most popular technique to prepare herbs into herbal remedies that can be consumed rapidly and simply. May be you know that infusion is made in much the same way as hot tea. If you are planning for making a healing herbal infusion, simply put the herb that you are working with in a pot with a closed, tight-fitting lid, and then pour hot water over the herbs you are working with.
A decoction is a technique that has to do with take out a plant’s active ingredients in a more energetic manner than an infusion. Most of the decoctions are made from the branches, bays, roots and berries of plants. If you are thinking about making a decoction, just heat herb you are working with in cold water. Cook it for about an hour. Then strain the bark, branches, and roots with a strainer. You can take a decoction either hot or cold, but you should always need to keep in mind that it should be consumed fresh.