New Delhi: The hyacinth beans, also known as lablab beans are traditionally grown in various home gardens for immature pods. Here are a few of hyacinth beans’ most impressive health benefits:
- Treats Eczema:
The leaf extracts of this plant can be mixed with rice flour and turmeric to treat skin problems like eczema.
- Makes Skin Healthy:
Many skin care products contain hyacinth. The use of Hyacinth and its antimicrobial, antifungal, and antibacterial properties make it the perfect choice for treating many skin disorders.
- Imparts A Great Fragrance To The Hair:
Though Hyacinth is not known for its hair care benefits, it provides shampoos and conditioners with the amazing fragrance of a fresh flower.
- Treats Cholera:
The stem of this plant can be used to treat cholera. Symptoms like nausea and vomiting can be reduced with the help of stir-fried hyacinth beans.
- Heals Sore Throat:
The juice extracted from the pods of the hyacinth plant can be used to heal an inflamed throat as well as ears.
- Treats Snake Bites:
A poultice, prepared with the extracts of the hyacinth bean leaves, can be used to treat snake bites.