The Dragon Boat Festival is one of our Chinese traditional festivals. When it comes to this day, people in many areas will pick the mugwort leaves, some wear them on the body, and some use mugwort leaves to soak in water. Maybe modern people don’t understand why. You need to use grass leaves to soak in water. In fact, besides being a grass, mugwort is also a very good medicinal material. So what is the effect of mugwort soaking in water? In response to this problem, let’s take a look at the introduction of the article together next.
What are the effects of wormwood soaking in water?
Artemisia argyi is used to boil water, and the boiled water is light green, which is what we call Artemisia argyi water. Mugwort water has many effects, especially elderly people like to use Mugwort to boil water to bathe their children. Chinese medicine also uses mugwort leaves as medicine. It can be seen that mugwort leaves have a variety of functions and functions, and can be sterilized: the substances contained in mugwort leaves can play a role in sterilization and disinfection. Therefore, the dried mugwort leaves can be used to boil water to achieve the same Effect. Many people use mugwort boiled water for bathing or fumigation, and some people use it to soak their feet, which can have the same effect.
Can dispel cold and stop bleeding: Artemisia argyi itself is a kind of warming and tonic, so eating wormwood can play a role in dispelling cold. If you suffer from wind and cold in winter, you can drink mugwort leaf water to get rid of the cold in the body and achieve the therapeutic effect. In addition, Ai Ye’s warming meridian hemostatic effect is of great benefit to girls. It can calm the nerves: Some people use mugwort boiled water to soak their feet, which can not only activate the blood, but also can calm the nerves and improve the quality of sleep.
Can repel mosquitoes: Mugwort leaves have a special fragrance, which is the fragrance that mosquitoes are afraid of. So in summer, apply mosquito leaf water to the skin to repel mosquitoes and avoid mosquito bites. Mugwort is a herbaceous plant and also a traditional Chinese medicine. The wormwood is a very familiar plant among the folks. Some people use the wormwood to make glutinous rice cakes, and some make it into emi fruit and so on. The method of boiling water from mugwort leaves has existed since ancient times. The water boiled by mugwort leaves can be used for drinking or for various other purposes, such as bathing, soaking feet and so on.