Skin: Split lip 1 year. Heals in 2 weeks

6 August 04. Split lower lip. Chronic wound - present approx. 12 months. Painful. Patient unable to laugh or smile. Numerous attempts at healing.
6 August 04. Split lower lip. Chronic wound - present approx. 12 months. Painful. Patient unable to laugh or smile. Numerous attempts at healing.
20 August 04. Wound healed two weeks after one application of wheatgrass extract.
20 August 04. Wound healed two weeks after one application of wheatgrass extract.

I gave him some wheatgrass extract to apply to the wound once daily and to return for review in two weeks. To my amazement, the wound had completely healed as shown in the picture on the right. However, because it stung when he applied the extract, he only applied it once!

Dr. Chris Reynolds says:

P. S. This case demonstrates why "less is best" when treating wounds (and for almost any other condition - skin or whole body). For instance, when treating conditions such as diabetic leg ulcersvenous ulcers etc. the extract should only be applied once a month, not daily. 

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