Plai applied to relieve muscle aches and pains
Plai is a rhizome of the ginger family and has been used for centuries as a herbal ingredient in herbal compress that are applied to relieve muscle aches and pains. It is also a natural
emollient and has been used by generations of Thai women and soften their skin.
Turmeric has antiseptic properties and is used as an additive in cosmetics and medicines. Treatment of chronic skin The more pungent ones are counter-irritants, and have been used for relieving pain and for an anti-inflammatory effect. Many have antibacterial or antifungal properties.
Lemon grass is principally to remedy digestive problems dirarrhea and stomach ache. It relaxes the muscles of stomach and gut, helps resist Infection.
Curcuma aromatica Salisb is used as a stomachic, carminative , chloretic, analgesic,
sedative, hepatitis, menstrual disorder, epilepsy, skin. disorder and also used for treatment of cervical cancer.
Camphor is extracted from the wood by steam distillation, which yields transparent crystals. More recently an extraction from the leaves has also produced camphor crystals.
The camphor oil is an agent which eases bruises, inflammations, and joint pains.
Galingale, Galanga may be used as a carminative, be applied externally to treat dermatophyteytic infection and tinea versicolor. Volatile extract from galanga mayease
smooth muscle spasm, or even resist tuberculosis.
Derris scandens Benth. Relieves muscular pain, numbness, and abnormal tendons.
Cryptolepis buchanani Roem. & schult helps to correct deformity and stiffness.
Kaffir lime is popular ingredient in herbal compress (for massage). The oil is used in aromatherapy. Kaffir lime peel powder is used as natural scrub bead. The fruit also used
in hair care products for making hair soft and silky. Relieves cramping pains and flatulence.
As a medicinal herb, it was traditionally used to cure skin complaints and headaches, and was burnt to kill germs and repel insects. Its used in Thai herbal compress for its soothing, invigorating and antiseptic property.
Acorus calamus Linn Skin care Cleansing.
Tamarind leaves relieve itchiness, and maintains healthy
Relaxation of the mood, applying its natural properties to create an improved balance by
helping to rid the body of waste, as is the case in cystitis, diarrhea, inflammations, etc.
It is also famous for its ability to strengthen the immune system.