Mustard Plaster is an old time remedy for chest colds or even arthritic areas of the body.It is easy to make with prepared mustard power,the warming of the action of the mustard is very soothing.
Prepared mustard power
Mix cold water with the powder to make a thick paste. Spread the paste on a clean cloth and put a layer of gauze over mustard. Apply to the chest or to arthritic joints. Remove after 10 minutes.Prolonged use can result in skin irritation.
In Ecclesiastes: we are told ,The Lord created medicines from the earth,and a sensible man doesn’t despise them.