Mastitis is when you have a bacterial infection in your breast. You breast will get hard and there will be some inflammation. It is very painful. There are some great herbs you can use to help treat this condition.
There is usually going to be a lot of pain and inflammation in your breast. Use calendula cream to get rid of this. Apply the calendula cream to the infected breast and it will feel better soon.
Fenugreek is also a great herbal remedy for mastitis. It can increase the secretion of breast milk. This helps to flush out the infection the same way it entered your body in the first place.
Nettle can also do the same thing. It helps to make sure that a normal amount of milk is flowing from your breast. You don’t want too much or too little secretion.
Take a soothing marshmellow root bath. Get a nice warm bath going and add marshmellow root tincture to the bath. Soak in the warm bath. The effects will be nothing short of amazing. It will really help to get rid of any pain you are feeling from the mastitis.
A great way to knock out any kind of infection is to boost your immune system. When your immune system is strong, you have a better chance of fighting off diseases and infections. Your body will have more white blood cells to help with attacking the bacteria. Use echinacea to boost your immune system and help fight infection.
Another way to kill the bacteria is to apply aloe vera get. Aloe vera gel kills bacteria and acts as a pain reliever. Apply it to the infected area.