Sulphur is often used to promote healthy skin and hair. Sulphur helps clear many skin ailments, such as rashes, eczema, skin eruptions, acne, psoriasis, unhealthy nails, hangnails. Sulphur may be spelled Sulfur.
The mineral sulphur is found in every cell of the body. Sulphur is especially concentrated in the hair, skin and nails. Useful for symptoms of red, burning, itchy skin. Skin rash, dry or scaly skin that feels worse with heat and water. Unhealthy looking skin and hair. Dry itchy scalp. Acne with rough, hard, red and irritated skin. Skin rash with itching worsened by heat and water.
The father of homeopathy, Samuel Hahnemann, listed Sulphur as the great skin remedy.
Sulphur has a deep influence on many systems of the body making Sulphur a polycrest and constitutional remedy. Many feel Sulphur can help when other remedies have failed to act. Sulphur may be used in chronic situations including liver support in alcoholism, cirrhosis.
Homeopathic Sulphur is not the same as sulfa drugs and will not cause allergic reactions.
Sulphur includes indications for eye problems, inflammation of the cornea, burning, blephitis, eye twitching, eyelid twitching, conjunctivitis, worse with heat application. Kathryn Jones Health Counselor's #1 remedy suggestion for skin problems.
Sulphur's Mini Materia Medica:
ACNE: Useful for itching, burning, rough, hard, scaly skin
COLDS: Useful for colds with a stuffy nose when indoors. Red, scabby eruptions about nose. Dry scabs in nose, bleed easily
CONJUNCTIVITIS: Helpful for red-rimmed, burning or ulcerated eyelids
CONSTIPATION: Useful for burning anus with itching. Stools dry, hard & dark, large & painful, held back because of pain. Pain from rectal fissure: feeling of "something left behind". Ineffectual urging alternating with diarrhea
CORNS: Helpful for corns. A corn forms when skin on the top or bottom of the feet becomes callused. The callus can begin to push into the skin layers causing a sharp point that can jab at or irritate the nerves. This can cause pain when any pressure is exerted upon the corn.
DIARRHEA: Helpful for diarrhea with alternating constipation. Changeable stools: one yellow & watery, the next with slimy undigested food. Morning diarrhea drives patient out of bed.
DIGESTIVE DISORDERS: Corrects disorder of drinking much; eats little. Craves sweets & fats. Milk disagrees. "All gone" sensation about 11:00a.m.; must eat.
ECZEMA: Helpful for dry, scaly, flaking skin eruptions. Burning pain with much itching
HEMORRHOIDS: Useful for hemorrhoids with burning & itching
NAUSEA: Helpful for nausea from pregnancy
SHORTNESS OF BREATH: Useful for shortness of breath in the middle of night. Relieved by sitting up. Sensation of a load on chest. Better from: Dry, warm weather, Lying on right side. Atmospheric changes, Standing. Worse from: Bathing, Warmth of bed, Drawing up affected limbs. Sweating, Open air, Motion
SKIN: Useful for skin problems, skin that looks unhealthy, red, rashes, with offensive sweat. Itching, dry & burning skin, made worse by bathing or scratching. Every little injury becomes infected. All orifices red: lips, eyelids, nose, anus. Burning heat on skin, especially soles of feet. Aversion to bathing
STYES: Helpful for chronically inflamed eyelids. Eyelids burn & itch, made worse by heat.
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Sulphur also known as Sulfur.
Dosage and potency guidelines.
1 oz with 680 pellets for 225 doses.
Suggested dose is 3 pellets 3 times a day with less frequency as improvement is made.
Economy 1 oz bottle with 680 pellets- that's over 9 times more pellets than multidose tubes!