Sore Tendons In My Arms, Hands, And Feet
Author: Ottilie H.
Word Count: 137
Questions Received: 0
Testimonial ID: 10763-OR
Scientific Studies: 3
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My tendons, especially those in my hands, have needed a health boost for almost 17 years. For the most part, I have just put up with the discomfort and have tried to accept it as is.
Then, on the very day that I received my Lemongrass essential oil in the mail, I decided to try some on my legs for vein health. But I experienced an exciting side effect: I felt instant relief in the hand in which I had placed the drop of essential oil!
Now anytime I feel like the tendons in my hand or anywhere else need it, I put a drop or two of Lemongrass essential oil on the area and massage it in. And it feels so good afterwards!
I love that God has given us the tools to live a healthier, more enjoyable life.
Additional keyword(s) assigned by the editor: bicep, carpal, carpel, epicondylitis, median, overuse, repetitive, rotator, rotater, rotary, rotar, roto, rotor, tarsal, tenonitis, tendonitis, tendonitus, tendinitis, tendinitus, tennis, tunnel, typi.
|Supporting Scientific Studies|
|1.||"Ameliorative effects of Ocimum sanctum [holy basil] in sciatic nerve transection-induced neuropathy...."||Link|
|2.||"The patient was successfully treated with topical peppermint oil [for postherpetic neuralgia, a complication of shingles].... The authors believe this is the first evidence of peppermint oil (or menthol) having a strong analgesic effect on neuropathic pain."||Link|
|3.||"Topical high-concentration L-menthol is the only established human experimental pain model to study mechanisms underlying cold hyperalgesia. We aimed at investigating the combinatorial effect of cold stimuli and topical L-menthol on cold pain and secondary mechanical hyperalgesia. Cold detection threshold and cold pain threshold (CPT) increased after L-menthol and remained high after the cold rekindling cycles.... Skin blood flow increased after L-menthol and stayed stable after cold cycles. Repeated application of cold on skin treated by L-menthol facilitated and prolonged L-menthol-induced cold pain and hyperalgesia."||Link|
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