The almond belongs to the tribe Prunae of the natural order Rosaceae. Its botanical name is Amygdalus communis.
It has a systemic effect and eradicates constipation efficiently. It acts as a brain tonic and induces peaceful sleep and wards off tension. It facilitates an easy delivery when used three to four weeks in the late days of pregnancy. Good for eyesight, dry cough and irritation of the membrane of urinary bladder. Embrocating results in detersive and beautifying the face action. Its massage in rickets and poliomyelitis is very beneficial for the nutrition and tone of the muscles. When used as a vaginal suppository, it presents positive results. Gives soothing and demulcent effects on gastric ulcer.
- Effective as ear and nose drops.
- Good for the heart and healthy bones.
- Keeps the body warm in winter.
- Eradicates dandruff.
- Can be used for cooking purposes.