I believe my friends should have eaten longan. This is a kind of fruit that can be bought all year round. Because it belongs to the category of dried fruit, the taste is very sweet. Generally, when we eat longan, we will just throw away the longan bark. In fact, Longan bark itself is also very useful. It is also a kind of Chinese medicinal material. It is used in many ways. Soaking longan bark in water is one of them. Can longan bark be soaked in water?
Can longan bark be soaked in water?
Longan bark can be used as medicine. It is sweet, mild in nature and non-toxic. Its most important effects are the elimination of wind and evil, and the ability to improve eyesight. It can be used for the treatment of human dizziness and tinnitus. Longan bark can also treat humans’ weakness and headaches. The treatment method is very simple. You only need to add about 15 grams of longan bark to water and cook. After cooking, you can take the juice and drink it.
In addition, longan bark can be used for the treatment of human ulcers and ulcer diseases, especially for those stubborn wounds. The specific treatment method is to calcinate longan bark into charcoal and then process it. Make it into a powder, then mix it with sesame oil, and apply it directly on the affected area after mixing. Longan bark also has a good therapeutic effect on human burns. It is also necessary to calcinate it into charcoal during treatment, and then add sesame oil to make an ointment. After the wound is cleaned, disinfect it, and then directly apply the ointment to the burned area.
Soaking longan bark in water has many benefits, but due to the warm nature of longan, not everyone is suitable for long-term use. The following two types of people should take it with caution:
1. Those who are very angry
Longan skin is warm, can warm the spleen and stomach, and is not suitable for long-term use by people who have excessive body heat.
2. Those with yang deficiency, excessive phlegm and heavy dampness
Longan bark has a sweet and warm taste, which can drive away cold from the body and moisturize the spleen and stomach, so it is not suitable for people with body heat accumulation, such as patients with high liver fire, heartburn patients, patients with cough caused by lung heat, patients with excessive phlegm and bloodshot eyes. Do not take too much, long-term use will aggravate the condition.