What are the benefits of fenugreek? Well when it comes to fenugreek there are a ton of benefits. Fenugreek can lower and balance your cholesterol, lower blood sugar levels, prevent and reduce skin inflammation, prevent and reduce heartburn and acid reflux, lower fevers, increase libido, increase milk supply in breastfeeding women, and increase breast size in women. As you can see there are a lot of fenugreek benefits, so lets take a look at some of these a little bit closer.
We will skip the increase in milk supply of breastfeeding women since we already have an entire article dedicated. So lets look at the fenugreek benefits that reduce and prevent heartburn and acid reflux. Fenugreek contains a lot of mucilage and when taken in moderation can coat the lining of your intestines and stomach which in turn help reduce inflammation. In order the award yourself these fenugreek benefits you can simply add a few fenugreek seeds to a meal or simply take a few seeds with water during the day.
Another one of fenugreek benefits is that it is said to reduce skin inflamation, eczema, boils, burns and gout. A common way to apply this is by grinding a small amount of fenugreek seeds until you create a powder. You can then take this powder and mix it with a little warm water and apply it directly to the affected areas, or put it on a cloth and then add warm water to the cloth and wrap or hold it on the affected areas.
Overall there are tons of fenugreek benefits that you obtain just by adding a few seeds to your diet and I would definitely at least give it a try if you have not already.