A – Z of Herbal Remedies
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Other Names: Green Gram, Moong Bean, Mung Beans, Mung Pea, Moong Dal, Moong, Phaseolus Radiatus
Traditional Usages: Skin Diseases, Anorexia, Appendicitis, Asthma< Burns,
Resources: Pakistan, India, China, Korea, Southeast Asia
Parts Used: Seeds
Green Gram, Moong Bean - Herbal remedy for Excessive Facial Hair: Powdered green gram, when mixed with rose water and lemon juice can control the growth of unwanted facial hair. Lemon juice also acts as an astringent and cleans the pores of the skin.
There are numerous other techniques that can prove to be effective if used on a regular basis such as the paste of basil leaves and onion membranes. The secret to all these methods is patience and regularity. Women should not expect results overnight with these methods. These remedies may not be permanent, either. However, they are much safer to use than commercially available methods. Available from Asian, Chinese and Arab shops.
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