Secang Wood (caesalpinia sappan lignum) extract

secang wood

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Secang wood or sepang (Caesalpinia sappan L.) is more widely known by the public as a plant that can be used as a source of natural dyes. The stem or wood timber plants can produce a natural red color. Therefore, many wooden cup used by people as a food coloring and drink. than as a natural dye herbs, secang wood also has properties of herbs to maintain health.

According to wikipedia [1], Secang or Sepang (Caesalpinia sappan L.) is a member of the tribe of tree legumes (Fabaceae) are used pepagan (bark) and timber as a commodity trading spices.

This plant comes from maritime Southeast Asia (Archipelago) and easily found in Indonesia. The bark is used as a medicine, dyes, and refreshments. Until the 17th century bark becomes part of the spice trade from Siam and the archipelago to various places in the world. He is known by various names, such as seupeueng (Aceh), sepang (Gayo), sopang (Toba), lacang (Minangkabau), secang (Sunda), secang (Jawa), secang (Madura), sepang (Sasak), supa (Bima), sepel (Timor), hape (Sawu), hong (Alor), sepe (Roti), sema (Manado), dolo (Bare), sapang (Makasar), sepang (Bugis), sepen (Halmahera selatan), savala (Halmahera Utara), sungiang (Ternate), roro (Tidore), sappanwood (Inggris), and suou (Jepang). Continue…

Natural Laxatives Herbs as an Alternative Treatment

There are herbal around us that can be used as a Natural Laxatives Herbs, and one of them is tamarind. But first lets me ask you. Have you feel your stomach become coiled? difficulty in having bowel movements? However preventing always better then medicating isn’t it? Dry season, be comfortable conditions for the bacteria that cause diarrhea just as Escherichia coli and Staphylococcus aureus to grow and thrive, especially in places that lack of cleanliness is maintained. In addition, the concentration in groundwater is also increasing.

Natural laxatives generally include hight fibre food or water content, such as whole grains and fruits. Fibre (roughage) is the part of plant food that is not digested. It stays in your gut and is passed in the poo (feces, stools or motions). Fibre adds bulk and some softness to the stools.Another category of natural laxatives contains foods such as yogurt that promote the growth of healthy bacteria in the intestinal tract. Other options are agents such as aloe vera that cause contractions of the intestinal walls, or peristalsis.


Ovarian Cysts Herbal Remedies

Herbal Ingredient to Overcome Ovary Cyst

ovarian cyst

Ovarian Cysts Herbal Remedies – Ovariy is one of the women reproductive organs that produce ovum (egg cells). Ovary is also a place where ovum cells maturation happened. Ovary secreted some important hormones such as estrogen and progesterone that has a role in the menstruation cycle. Women have a pair of ovariy glands form walnut-shaped seeds like that are located on the right and left of uterus (womb), under the uterine tube and tied in the back by the ligamentum latum uteri. These pair of ovary pair produce 300,000 ovum cells. Ovum cells, which is surrounded by epiteloid granulosa cells layers called follicle. From the results of research known that there are two important hormones to function fully of ovary namely FSH (Follicle-Stimulating hormone) and LH (Luteinizing hormone). Continue…

Breast Enhancement Natural Remedies

Natural Breast Enhancement

Breast firmness levels will vary with age. This is because anatomy of the breast will be changed, can be loosened if age is getting older. Each year, as many as a quarter of a million women in the US utilize surgery to increase their breast size. Many other women purchase natural products touted to achieve the same goal without surgery. However, if we are diligent in taking care of breasts, a problem that will not happen and will remain plump breasts and sexy. How a solution that does not saggy breasts and tight? Well here are some breast enhancement natural remedies for you. Continue…

Hemorrhoids Natural Treatment

You have suffered or are suffering from hemorrhoids? It was certainly very irritating, because it can interfere with our activities everyday. Make us a hard time sitting, or when to defecate. Centella asiatica is a lot of wild plants grow in plantations, fields, roadside, and rice dikes. These plants come from tropical regions of Asia, spread in Southeast Asia, including Indonesia, India, China, Japan and Australia and then spread to many other countries. in Indonesia, this plant is also often referred to as Pegagan, daun Kaki Kuda and Antanan. This article will talk about this herb, primarily related to its usefulness as a hemorrhoids natural treatment. Continue…