Who knew betel leaves (paan) could be used to cure a smelly discharge problem? Read on to find out how.
You Will Need
- A few betel leaves
What You Have To Do
1. Tear the leaves into small pieces and boil them. Simmer for about 10 minutes.
2. Cool the decoction until it reaches lukewarm temperature.
3. Dip the tampon in this liquid and insert it into the vagina.
4. Keep it there for 15 minutes. Remove and discard.
How Often You Should Do This
Repeat this daily for one week. You could also drink this decoction twice a day or use the water as a vaginal wash.
Why This Works
The extract of betel leaves is used in ointments for its antibacterial properties. It also acts as an astringent (13).