Acapulco

Scientific Name: Cassia Alata

Skin
Katas ng Acapulco
Acapulco Leaves

Description

The Dept. of Health of the Philippines has approved acapulco as an antifungal treatment. It’s antibacterial and antifungal properties treat tinea infection, ringworms, eczema, scabies, insect bites and skin itchiness.

Smell

Unpleasant odor

Remedy

Application

Time Duration

15 minutes

Preparation

  1. Pound and squeeze the juice from the acapulco leaves
  2. Apply on top of the affected area twice a day until it is cured
  3. If symptoms persist or irritation occurs, stop the use and consult your doctor

Sources

Respiratory
Acapulco Tsaa
Acapulco Tea

Description

Acapulco tea can treat respiratory problems such as asthma attacks, bronchitis, and coughs.

Taste

Bitter

Remedy

Drink

Time Duration

10 minutes

Preparation

  1. Pound and cut a cup of acapulco seeds, leaves, and flowers into manageable sizes
  2. Let it cool and drink a cup three times of day
  3. Acapulco herbal tea is good for one day, make a new batch as needed

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