Black Eye

A bruise on the eyelid.

Herbal Aids:

Hyssop: for cuts, inflammations, black eye, wounds: Bruise the green herb or leaves and apply to the affected area as a poultice. [SNH p.232]

European Pennyroyal or Pudding Grass: for bruises, foul ulcers, black eye, facial burns, skin problems, leprosy, etc. Make an apple cider vinegar tincture with the freshly bruised herbs apply as a fomentation outwardly and drink internally. [SNH p.284]

Parsley: It was helpful to clear up a black eye when applied, mixed with egg white. [UW-Parsley]

See Also:

Herbal Eyebright: Dr. Christopher's Herbal Eye-Health Formula
Eye Ailments

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