Mustard is one of the essential ingredients to season hot dogs, ie sausages and hamburgers, but besides serving as a seasoning, we can also say that it has other benefits that are not related to food.

How is the mustard?

Mustard is made from mustard plant seeds and is usually sweet or spicy, that will depend on how you prepare. Many people now enjoy this dressing as a food condiment, but mustard also serves other things.

Benefits of Mustard

  • Relieves chest congestion

This active substance of mustard is ideal for loosening the phlegm of the chest that are caused by colds, only have to apply a little mustard in the area and enjoy the heat it gives off.

  • Relax your muscles

It is recommended to rub a little mustard on the muscles and the heat that will cause the muscles to relax and decrease the pain.

  • Conditioner

If you are a person with dry hair and split ends, you can use mustard to condition the hair, i.e. after washing the hair is recommended to put a little mustard and then let stand at least 5 hours, Possible with a swimming cap and sleep with the mustard all night.

The next morning, you should rinse your hair and you will see that your hair looks softer and healthier.

  • Facial mask

Mustard serves as a facial cream, i.e. it strengthens the skin and eliminates small wrinkles. It is recommended to leave the mustard mask on the face for five minutes and avoid contact with the eyes.

  • Relieve burns

If you suffer from a burn, you should put a little mustard, that is, this will help reduce the burning.

  • Calm sore throat

If you have an irritated throat and have been taking pills or syrups that do not work for several days, the mustard can be cured quickly, i.e. they should mix a little mustard with lemon juice and a tablespoon of honey, a tablespoon of salt, and put the Mix in a pot with water and let it boil, then wait for it to cool and gargle so that the mixture reaches the throat and can be cured.

  • Neutralizes bad odors

Although it seems incredible, mustard neutralizes odors, that is to say, it eliminates the odors of the containers, in the pots, bottles, tapers, etc.

Put some mustard seeds and add a little water and rinse, then shake a little and the smell will pass.