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Tomato Herb Uses, Benefits, Cures, Side Effects, Nutrients

General Name
Glycemic Index / Load
Botanical Name
Lycopersicon Esculentum, Solanum Lycopersicum
Hindi Name
Homeopathic Name
Lycopersicum   -   Mother Tincture

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Tomato Cures

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Side Effects, Risk Factors of, and Cautions for Tomato

It may cause Vomiting, Diarrhea, Dizziness.

Note : Action of Tomato is antidoted by Cheese.

If you get sick by taking Tomatoes, eat cheese, it will aid in the digestion of Tomatoes.
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Tomato is a plant.
It is perennial.
It grows in a hot climate.
It grows up to 3 M.
Best used for Heart Disease.


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Materia Medica for Tomato

Tomato General

Tomato is known as Tamatar in India. It is associated to the ( Solanaceae ) nightshade family. It is a citrus fruit but also considered as a vegetable. Tomato is an aborigine of South America.
It contains high amount of Lycopene which makes it healthy and increases its medicinal property.
Tomatoes are good for maintaining glowing skin. Tomato is an excellent face pack. It removes the dead skin and rejuvenates it. Place the peel of tomato on the face for 15 minutes to get a wonderful skin.
Tomato possesses the Anticancer property. Lycopene in Tomato plays a vital role in curing Cancer. It prevents the free radical attack and combats the growth of cancerous cells.
It alleviates the symptoms of Depression. It prevents the formation of homocysteine in the body that restricted the flow of blood to the brain. Excess homocysteine reduces the production of serotonin which contibutes the feeling of happiness. Therefore, tomato enhances the release serotonin and maintains a happy mood.
Due to presence of Calcium and Vitamin K, Tomato supports bone health. These nutrients provide strength to bones and improves bone mass. It helps to prevent from bone deformity, bone Fracture and fights Osteoporosis.
It is good diet for persons having poor eyesight. It enhances good vision and and curbs Night Blindness. The antioxidant like Zeaxanthin, Lutein and Lycopene sheilds the eyes from light damage.
Tomatoes are good for hair nourishment. It provides strength and shine to the hair. It helps to get rid of dull, damaged and lifeless hair. Tomato manages the pH level of hair which maintains the hair color. Apply tomato juice on the scalp to get rid of Itchy Scalp and Dandruff.
Tomatoes are effective in treating Diabetes. It controls the blood glucose levels in the body
Regular intake of Tomato helps to reduce excess weight. Tomatoes are fat free and have zero cholesterol. High amount of water and fiber keeps the stomach full for longer period. The habit of unneccesary eating is reduced.
Tomato promotes a sound sleep. Try to consume a bowl of tomato soup or raw tomato at night if someone is feeling difficulty in sleeping.
It possesses Antiiinflammatory property which reduces chronic Pain and Inflammation. It makes relief from degenerative problem like Heart Disease, Osteoporosis.
Drinking Tomato juice on regular basis provides sufficient amount of iron to the body. This helps to cure Anemia.

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Vegetable Salad for Dehydration

Take Vegetable Salad like Tomato, Cucumber, Cauliflower, Cabbage, Broccoli, Carrot to cure Dehydration.

Tomato ( Tamatar ) for Stings

Cut a slice of Tomato and put it over the affected area.

Tomato ( Tamatar ) for Dark Circles

Consume Tomatoes in the form of juice or soup. It helps in reducing Dark Circles.

Tomato ( Tamatar ) for Eye Diseases

Include Tomato in your diet. You may eat it in the salad or in soup form.

Tomato ( Tamatar ) for Jaundice

Drink Tomato juice by adding a pinch of salt and Black Pepper in it. You may eat raw Tomato as salad, but do not forget to remove the skin and tomato seeds.
OR : Have a bowl of fresh Tomato soup every day. Take it 2 times in a day. Add fresh coriander leaves at the end.

Tomato ( Tamatar ) for Dandruff

Squeeze juice of a Tomato ( Tamatar ). Apply it on scalp as well as on hair after shampoo. Rinse after 15 minutes with normal water. Do it twice a week

Tomato ( Tamatar ) for Frizzy Hair

Apply Tomato ( Tamatar ) juice on hair for 15 minutes. Rinse with normal water. Do it after every wash. It gives life and shine to dull and frizzy hair.

Tomato ( Tamatar ) for Wrinkles

Cut a Tomato ( Tamatar ) and squeeze the juice. Add little Honey ( Shehad ). Apply it over face.

Tomato ( Tamatar ) for Melasma

Apply Tomato ( Tamatar ) pulp over affected parts for 20 minutes. Wash with cold water. It covers the discoloured skin.

Tomato ( Tamatar ) for Osteoporosis

Include Tomato ( Tamatar ) in raw ( as salad ) or cooked ( soup ) form in your daily diet.

Tomato ( Tamatar ) for Kidney Stones

Use Tomato without seed in your daily diet. Use it while cooking or consume it in juice form.

Tomato ( Tamatar ) for Diarrhea

Grind fresh Tomatoes to make paste. Add 1 tsp in a cup of water. Drink it twice a day.

Tomato ( Tamatar ) for Sunburn

Tomato ( Tamatar ) contains good amount of Lycopene which is an ideal Antioxidant. There, Tomato ( Tamatar ) protects the skin from UV rays and prevents from damage.
Take a Tomato ( Tamatar ). Cut it, into 4 to 5 slices. Rub it over the affected skin for 15 to 20 minutes. Let it Dry and wash with normal water.

Tomato ( Tamatar ) for Aphthous Ulcers

Use Tomato juice for gargle once a day.

Tomato ( Tamatar ) for Morning Sickness

Add some Salt and Black Pepper powder in a cup of Tomato juice. Drink it in the morning with an empty Stomach.

Tomato ( Tamatar ) for Stye

Place Tomato ( Tamatar ) slice over affected eye for 15 minutes.

Tomato ( Tamatar ) for Snoring

Take half cup of Tomato ( Tamatar ) juice. Add a teaspoon of Honey ( Shehad ) in it. Have it once a day.

Tomato ( Tamatar ) for Blemishes

Simply massage fresh Tomato ( Tamatar ) pulp on your skin. Leave as it is for 15 minutes. Wash off with cold water. Use thrice a week.

Tomato ( Tamatar ) for Obesity

Eat 1-2 raw Tomatoes ( Tamatar ) daily to reduce the excess fat.

Tomato ( Tamatar ) for Oily Skin

Tomato ( Tamatar ) contains natural acids which helps to mop up the excess oil.
Cut a Tomato ( Tamatar ). Rub it on the skin. Let the juice get absorbed by skin for 20 minutes. Wash with normal water. Do it daily.

Tomato ( Tamatar ) for Acne

Tomato ( Tamatar ) has good Astringent and Antioxidant properties. These properties help to reduce the size and inflammation of Acne.
Apply the juice of Tomato ( Tamatar ) over the affected area. Let it dry and wash with normal water.

Tomato ( Tamatar ) for Acne Scars

Tomato ( Tamatar in India ) is a rich source of Vitamin A. Vitamin A helps to heal the skin and remove scars due to Acne.
Take a tomato. Grind it to form a paste. Apply this paste to the face. Leave it for 15 to 20 minutes. Wash with water. Repeat it 2 to 3 times a week.

Tomato ( Tamatar ) for Skin Tan

Tomato ( Tamatar in India ) helps to remove tanning and balances the pH level of the Skin.
Take out the pulp of the Tomato. Rub on the affected area. Leave it for 15 to 20 minutes. Do this two times a day for 2 weeks to remove Skin Tan.

Tomato ( Tamatar ) for Kidney Disease

Drink Tomato ( Tamatar ) juice daily in the morning to reduce the risk of kidney-related problems.

Tomato For Dull Skin

Tomatoes are consider as natural bleaching agents. It tones up the Skin and makes the Skin more attractive.
Everyday rub Tomato pulp on the Skin for 8 to 10 minutes. Leave it for another 10 minutes and rinse it off with cold water. It will remove all the dullness and helps in attaining a shiny cheeks.

Tomato for Hydronephrosis

Take half cup of the Tomato juice. Add a pinch of Common Salt and Black Pepper in it. Have it daily in the morning.

Tomato for Mouth Cancer

Tomatoes are rich in Vitamin C.
Eat a plenty of tomatoes. Do not forget to peel the skin and remove the seeds before eating Tomatoes.

Tomato for Anemia

Eat 2 to 3 Tomatoes daily. Do not forget to remove their skin and seeds.
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Herbal Treatment For Obesity 1

Make salad of Cabbage and tomato slices. Sprinkle a pinch of Rock salt and Garlic Juice. Take this instead of dinner.

Herbal Treatment For Athlete's Foot 1

Prepare a paste of raw Tomatoes, Basil leaves, Celery, Carrot, Dill, Fennel, Sage and Thyme. Apply this paste on the affected area.

Herbal Treatment For Indigestion 7

Take 100 gram Mint, 100 gram Coriander, 2 or 3 Onions, One Tomato and 5 to 6 Chili. Put them in a grinder. Grind them properly. Have it with your food.
Attention : This chutney is very beneficial for digestive system. Take it whole life.

Herbal Treatment For Tachycardia 1

Take one teaspoon Arjuna bark powder with one cup Tomato juice once a day.
It normalizes the heartbeat.

Herbal Treatment For Acid Reflux 2

Take out the juice of Tomato ( Tamatar in India ). Put one teaspoon Ginger ( Adrak in India ) Juice and one teaspoon Field Mint juice in half cup of Tomato ( Tamatar in India ) juice. Drink once a day.

Herbal Treatment For Body Odour 4

Add Tomato Juice in the leaf paste of Sage. Apply it on the armpits and leave for 15 minutes. Take a bath after it.

Herbal Treatment For Hyperpigmentation 1

Make a paste by mixing 20 ml Tomato juice, 10 g Yogurt and 5 g Oatmeal. Apply it on the affected areas. Wash with water after 15 minutes.

Herbal Treatment For Dark Circles 1

Prepare a thick paste by mixing Tomato juice, Lemon juice, Turmeric powder and Gram flour. Apply it on the Dark Circles. Wash when gets dry.

Herbal Treatment For Arthritis 13

Take one cup of Tomato ( Tamatar ) juice. Add one teaspoon powdered Carom ( Ajvain ). Mix. Drink once a day.

Herbal Treatment For Itching 10

Take one tablespoon Coconut juice and one tablespoon Tomato juice. Mix. Apply on affected parts for 20 minutes.

Herbal Treatment For Sunburn 3

Take a Cucumber ( Khira ) and a Tomato ( Tamatar ). Grind them together to make a paste. Squeeze a Lemon ( Nimbo ) in the paste. Mix them well. Apply it over affected parts. After 15 minutes, apply the paste again. Let it dry. Wash with cold water.
In this formula, Cucumber ( Khira ) acts as a cooling agent which soothes the sun burnt skin.
Lycopene nutrient of Tomato ( Tamatar ), prevents the skin from UV damage and heals the burnt area.
Lemon ( Nimbo ) is a natural disinfectant which fastens the healing process. And, Vitamin C present in Lemon ( Nimbo ), makes a layer over the skin which protects the skin.

Herbal Treatment For Dark Circles 2

Take One tablespoon Lemon ( Nimbo ) juice, One fresh Tomato ( Tamatar ), a pinch of Turmeric ( Haldi ) and Chickpea ( Chana ).
Make a fine paste by grinding all the ingredients.
Apply it around your eyes and keep for 15 minutes.
Now rinse off with water.
Repeat 2-3 times a week to get good results.

Herbal Treatment For Cracked Heels 2

Take one Tomato. Grate it. Add One table spoon of Grated Garlic, two tablespoon of Lemon Juice and a pinch of Salt. Have it.

Herbal Treatment For Low Platelet Count 1

Take fresh 5 to 6 Spinach ( Palak ) leaves. Wash and boil in a glass of water until it reduces to half. Add half glass of Tomato ( Tamatar ) juice. Drink it twice a day.

Herbal Treatment For Blemishes 9

Mix One teaspoon of Tomato ( Tamatar ) juice with equal quantity of Lemon ( Nimbo ) juice. Apply on the affected skin and keep it on for 20 minutes. Rinse off with water. repeat 2-3 times a week.

Herbal Treatment For Blemishes 10

Prepare a fine paste by adding One teaspoon each of Sandalwood ( Chandan ) powder and Tomato ( Tamatar ) juice in 2 teaspoons Fuller's Earth ( Multani Mitti ). Apply on your skin and let it dry. Wash off. Use this remedy 2-3 times a week.

Herbal Treatment For Blocked Nose 4

Boil 3 crushed Tomatoes ( Tamatar ) in a glass of water for 15 minutes. Add half tablespoon Black Pepper ( Kali Mirch ) powder, One tablespoon butter and half tablespoon crushed Garlic ( Lehsun ). Take thrice a day.

Herbal Treatment For Hair Fall 13

Add a half teaspoon of Black Salt in extracted Tomato juice. Drink it once a day.

Herbal Treatment For Dandruff 34

Grind 3 to 4 Tomatoes to prepare Tomato juice and put a half teaspoon of Black Salt in it. Stir it well, Consume once a day.

Herbal Treatment For Sinusitis 9

Take a saucepan and add a cup of Tomato juice. Boil it for 5 minutes and after that add one tablespoon of Garlic ( Lehsun ) paste, one tablespoon fresh juice of Lemon and a pinch of salt. Consume this warm soup daily.
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