Ointment and Poultice

Egyptian Red is a natural anti-bacterial and can be used as a remedy to heal minor burns, cuts, abrasions and skin irritations. The Egyptian Pharaohs were aaware of its excellent healing properties and would use the leaves of the tea as a poultice (place the tea leaves on a wound and wrap in a bandage).

As a Ointment

  • 2 teaspoons of Egyptian Red
  • 100ml boiled water
  • Let steep 5minutes
  • Let cool and apply to affected area
  • Store in the fridge use when needed