Eyebright is available and helpful remedy for those who are having problems and struggling with vision or eye diseases, no matter if it appears due to ageing or it is just infection.
Eyebright is composed of Vitamin C, Glycoside rinantin, essential oil, Eufrastan acid and bitter substances.
Eyebright is an excellent remedy for people who are having eye infections, destroying viruses, accelerating the healing and bacteria in their eyes.
Eyebright can be helpful for: Eye infection, Inflammation of tear ducts, Infection of the eyes, Iritis, Inflammation of the eyelid, Dry eyes, Eye fatigue, Irritation as a result f prolonged computer use, Short-sightedness, Inflammation of the cornea.
If you are experiencing any eye problems you can use the plant’s fresh juice or a dry variant. Fresh eyebright juice can be a great natural substitute for eye drops. You just need to dilute it with distilled water and use 2 drops per eye.
You can use dry brighteye to prepare a tea that can be used to rinse your eyes. To prepare this tea mix 2dl of boiling water with half a teaspoon of dry eyebright. Let is stay for 3-5 minutes. Use this mixture to rinse your eyes 2 or 3 times a day.
To treat sty you can prepare an eyebright compress. Pour 200 ml of boiling water over 3 tablespoons of dry eyebright and let it to stay for about 10 minutes. After this just wrap the strained eyebright in gauze and place it on the sty. Leave it to stay or 5 minutes, after 5 minutes the warmth of the compress will act therapeutically and will boost the healing process.
You can also prepare and consume eyebright tea that will improve your eyesight.
Pour 2 dl of boiling water over 3 tablespoons of fry eyebright and leave them for about 15 minutes. Consume unsweetened cup of this tea 3 times daily.
Eyebright is also very helpful with other health problems such as: Bronchitis, rhinitis and flu, relieving stomach pain and digestive problems. It can be very effective with insomnia, headaches and anxiety as well.