Varicose veins are very common problems in which the abnormally enlarged veins appear close to the surface of skin. Varicose veins usually occur in the thighs and halves when the veins develop poorly functioning valves or weakened walls, which are regulating the blood flow. There was one study in which is said that the varicose veins are affecting 10% of men and 25% of women [1]. Varicose veins are causing heaviness in the legs, tingling, throbbing, feelings of burning, restlessness, fatigue and pain. The appearance of bulging veins is also a reason why many people are concerned about. The most common factors which can lead to varicose veins are hormonal changes in the body during menopause, puberty and pregnancy, use of birth control pills, obesity, occupations that require a lot of standing and heredity. There are some medical and surgical treatments for varicose veins which can be very expensive. You can try some of the below mentioned home remedies for varicose veins because they can help to decrease the severity of varicose veins as well as to reduce some of the discomfort that they can cause. You need to talk with your doctor before you start using some of the below mentioned home remedies. You should regularly go swimming, bicycling or walking to improve the blood circulation in the legs.

Parsley Remedy:

This natural cure is rich in Vitamin C which is powerful antioxidant that can encourage the production of collagen and it can aid in the cell repair and reproduction. Also it has rutin which is playing an important role in strengthening the capillaries and this is a reason why it can be used as a natural treatment for reducing the symptoms of varicose veins. You should boil a handful of chopped fresh parsley to one cup of water for 5 minutes. You should remove it from the heat, cover it and then allow this home remedy to cool to lukewarm. Then, you should strain this home remedy. You should add one drop of marigold essential oil and one drop of rose essential oil. You should put this home remedy in the refrigerator for several minutes. You should use a cotton ball to apply this home remedy to the affected area. You should do this natural treatment for several months to see positive results. Also you can try to eat raw parsley as often as you can.

Garlic Remedy:

This is one of the best home remedies which can help to reduce the inflammation and the symptoms of varicose veins. It can improve the circulation and break up the harmful toxins in the blood vessels. You should slice up 6 garlic cloves and you should put them in a clean glass jar. You should extract the juice from 3 oranges and add it to the jar. Also you should add 2 tablespoons of olive oil. You should let this mixture to stay for about twelve hours. You should shake the jar and then put a few drops of this home remedy on your fingers. You should massage the inflamed veins with this home remedy in a circular motion for fifteen minutes. You should wrap the area with a cotton cloth and let it stay there throughout the night. You should repeat this natural treatment on daily basis for several months. Also you can include the fresh garlic in your diet.

Olive oil:

It is very important to increase the blood circulation for the treatment of varicose veins. When you are massaging with olive oil, then it can help to increase the circulation which means it can reduce the inflammation and pain. You should mix equal amounts of Vitamin E oil and olive oil and you should warm it slightly. You should massage the veins with this warm oil for several months. You should do this home remedy for one to two months. Also you can mix 4 drops of cypress essential oil in 2 teaspoons of warm olive oil and massage it with this home remedy.