Take an orange cut off the top press out the juice as near as you can then put into it half a spoonfull of oyle of bays of the juice of rue and wormwood of each half a spoonfull powder of 4 or 5 lupins dry’d with as much treacle as will fill an ordinary thimble then stop the hole with the piece you cut off tye it up close and fast that nothing get out or in, then Seeth it well and when it is cold anoynt the navell, nostrells, pulses and temples of the party therewith troubled with the Stuff it paseth all other medecins for ye worms what ever.
Source: A Book of Simples, H.W. LewerFiled under Remedy | Tags: bay, bay oil. rue, lewer, lupin, lupins, navel, nostrils, orange, pulse, temple, thimble, treacle, vermifuge, worm, worms, wormwood | Comment (0)
“Scrape raw potato and apply to the temple until relieved.” This helps to draw the blood away and relieves the inflammation.
Source: Mother’s Remedies: Over One Thousand Tried and Tested Remidies from Mothers of the United States and Canada, T. J. RitterFiled under Remedy | Tags: eyelids, eyes, inflammation, potato, temple, twitter-archive | Comment (0)