Olive oil, beeswax and honey
A study published in the Scientific World Journal found that patients with anal fissures experienced a noticeable reduction in pain, bleeding and itching after using a topical remedy. The mixture made from olive oil, honey and beeswax has antibacterial properties and a therapeutic effect. Additionally, no side effect was reported with use of the topical remedy. Researchers concluded that the combined ingredients are safe and clinically effective in the treatment of anal fissure and even hemorrhoids. Here’s how to do it:
- Mix equal amounts of olive oil, honey and beeswax in a bowl.
- Warm ingredients in a microwave until the beeswax melts completely.
- Allow the mixture to cool, then apply it on the affected area.
- Repeat a few times daily.