What Scent Leaf Can Do For You And Your Family, Will Make You Plant It Everywhere

 What Scent Leaf Can Do For You And Your Family, Will Make You Plant It Everywhere


Scent leave as many Nigerians know it, belongs to the family of Lameacea, another name for scent leaf is Ocimum gratissimum or scent leaf as the name implies. 

It is called Nchawun in Igbo, daidoya in the northern area and Effirin in Yoruba.

It can be used as spice for stew and soup due to its aroma, some people will not enjoy their stews if scent leave is absent. Scent leave can be found in most gardens and most times it comes as a weed.

Scent leaf is a wonderful leaf in Africa that many have less or no knowledge of the amazing health benefits, do u know u can use scent leaf to cure many diseases. Scent leaf has many health benefits and this is what it can do for you if you just give it a try.

1. It is used for treatment of fever and malaria

Scent leave have antipyretic effect, antipyretic is a substance that is contained in scent leaf that makes it possible for it to cure fever associated with malaria. The way to take it is to drink it as tea when its warm, this is so that it can work effectively in the body.

Scent leaf help with infertility problems

scent leaf will not only improved ur health but will help u become a proud mom, it boost fertility in both male n female reproductive organs , it strength sperm vitality and work well to prevent infertility.

2. It is used for treatment of sore throat

Basil or scent leaf is very effective in curing sore throat. The basic method for medication is to use it in hot water or warm and drink it. In no time the sore throat will disappear.

3. It is used for treatment of Cough

just take some leaf , wash n squeeze out the juice, add hot water and drink or gave ur kid above 2yrs to drink.

scent leaf has the capacity to treat cough in a very quick time. The scent leaf has a juice in it when it is squeezed thoroughly, and when the juice is finally out, it is advised to use it with a warm water. Drinking the therapy daily will reduce and cure the cough with time.

4. It can treat inflammation and arthritis

Scent leave has anti-inflammatory properties hence it serves a great deal to cure inflammation’s. These herbs help to treat arthritis that is usually associated with inflammations. Scent also contains calcium that can help increase bone density and prevent diseases of the bone such as osteoporosis.

5. It improves digestion and treat diarrhoea

Drink brewing scent leaves as tea able to treat digestive problems such as diarrhea, mules, such as in the stomach and others. The content of the essence in the Scent leaves have a calming effect and cools the stomach.

6.Scent can pass as a very good and effective Mosquito /insect repellant.

7. It maintains the health of the eyes and mouth

Scent leave is very rich in vitamin A which is effective in treatment of eye infections, conjunctivitis, eye soothing stress and also for the prevention of night blindness and other vision problems. In addition scent leaves also can be used to eliminate bad breath.

8. It has both antibacterial and antifungal properties and can treat infections very effectively.

The content that contained in the leaves of Scent effective for killing germs. The gotten extracts from leaves of scent contain anti-fungal properties because the scent of essential oils present in leaves contains anti-fungal, and it is contain antiseptics beside contains antibacterial properties too.You should take 15 slice of Scent leaves, boiled in two cups boiling water into the remaining one cup. Use boiled water for antiseptic.

How to prepare it for consumption

It’s very simple and straightforward

1. You Can include it in your food or

2.just take some leaf , wash n squeeze out the juice, add hot water and drink. Children from 2years and above can take it.

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