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