Bay leaves, are a nutrient-rich spice usually used in cooking.This amazing food is an ancient remedy since Roman times. The bay leaves are packed with health benefits. They can detoxify the body, speed wound healing, slow the aging process, protect the body from bacterial infections, regulate diabetes, boost heart health, and reduce inflammation.


They have the ability to alleviate respiratory issues, optimize digestion, and prevent cancer. The bay leaves are usually used as a spice, added whole in soups and stews. They aren’t consumed but can be used topically. You can use bay leaves oil and herbal treatments for various skin and respiratory issues.

Benefits of Bay Leaves

Boosts the immune system
-Treats varicose veins
-Reduces colon
-Removes salt deposits
-Improves mental function
-Calms the nervous system
-Cures migraine
-Reduces high body temperature
-Improves appetite
-Soothes stomach ache
-Normalizes hepatic function
-Treats skin issues, such as acne and pimples
-Removes pests

Here’s how you can use bay leaves for the above-mentioned health and beauty issues.

You need:

-30 grams of bay leaves
-250 ml of olive oil

Grind the bay leaves using mortar. You should get a light oil. Then, take a jar and add the leaves, the resulting oil, and cover with olive oil. Close the jar and leave it for 2 weeks in a cool and dry place. After 14 days, change the leaves with new ones and leave it again for 2 weeks. Then, using a cotton cloth glue this oil. You should squeeze the cloth as much as possible, to retain as little oil as possible. In order to use it, lightly heat the oil on the fire and rub it into the affected area.