To clear up warts or treat varicose <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>veins</span>
, take molasses internally and
apply a daily poultice.
To promote speedy healing of wounds, take molasses pre- and post-surgery.
Apply peppermint oil
to the skin. It helps treat itch
ing and inflammation by softening the skin
To treat a burn, apply cold, crushed, raw potato to the area. If the potato is not cold, mix it with ice.
To treat boils, make a poultice of raw potatoes.