Tip 1: How to prepare birch brooms

Pohlestyvanie broom body increases blood circulation, promotes intense sweating and accelerate metabolism.The most robust and flexible deemed brooms , made of birch, young shoots and leaves of which there is a large amount of essential oil glands.
cut branches in the first half of June, the weather is dry, as wet leaves quickly darken when drying, twist and Fly.Wait until the dew, and do not tighten the process of gathering the branches until the afternoon.
Select weeping birch, having flexible branches, flowing like braids or a young tree with delicate leaves and long slender branches that never blossomed.Look carefully at the leaves and carry them language, make sure that they have a velvety surface.
Cut with birch branches and loosely tie them so they are not scattered.Hang a bunch so that the wind blew them, but not direct sunlight.A week later, tightly tie the dried twigs and put them in a well-ventilated and dry room.
Arrange twigs on the floor and turn
them every day that they have acquired the form of a fan.Then put them on each other, and periodically shifts to achieve a gradual flattening.Avoid drying brooms.
Clean the ends of the branches of twigs and leaves.Form a broom, inside lay a thick branch that will serve as a framework rather thin place around the bend inward.So broom will be more dense.Squeeze the branch with one hand and the other wrap them with string.Leave enough space for the handle to the broom does not slip out of hands.The extra ends to remove.

Tip 2: When harvested birch brooms

Bath broom - an indispensable attribute of bath procedures, such as using it injected steam and massage the skin.Species bath brooms, there are quite a few, but in Russia, due to natural and climatic features, the most widely used birch sauna whisk.
birch twigs and leaves, which are used to manufacture bath brooms, of course, are only the biological and natural materials.It is known that the leaves of this tree emit volatile, cleaning the surrounding air.And due to its high porosity, they are also able to absorb perspiration and adhere to the human body.

Brooms birch convenient and practical to use, useful body and health.That is why they are widely used as an indispensable attribute of bath procedures.In Russia you can find about 50 species of this remarkable tree.The most appropriate for the procurement of brooms is weeping birch, which is different from the other flexible and long branches.

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harvested birch brooms best in July, because at this time of the year in most regions of Russia leaves are still soft and young, but has already reached the desired size.It is considered to be the optimal length of 50-60 cm thin branch. The branches are green in color, that on the one hand was a piece of velvet, the other smooth.All the leaflets must be extremely healthy.If you use a rough leaves, the broom will be tough.It is best to cut the side branches or those that are at the roots.In addition, the cut branches should be cautious and careful not to damage the tree. By ancient custom brooms harvested Pentecost, which happens to be the 49th day after Easter.It usually occurs at the beginning-middle of June.In some regions of the Russian Federation at this time of the birch can not be dismissed, while others throw earrings.

mating brooms

mating broom - an important stage of the workpiece.The place where the handle will be cleared of twigs and leaves, followed by a tie a broom so that it turned flattened.It should be remembered that the broom should be easy to them could swing as much as necessary for a long time without getting tired at the same time.

All collected branch near the handles need to wrap the twine or heavy string.To not appear on the hands of corn, broom handle better wrap a cloth or bandage.After that, the broom must be well dried by placing it in a ventilated dark place, where not exposed to sun rays. in birch leaves have essential oils, tannins, vitamin C, provitamin A. After Parks skin is smooth, elastic, warm tones.

In order to keep the smell and all the benefits of birch broom must be kept in a haystack, in the attic or in the garage.It is best used to store a tight plastic bag - that's for sure will allow to save all the useful properties of brooms.
Broom after drying the leaves must have a matte green color and smell, worse during steaming.
Helpful Hint
Keep brooms in a haystack, or a single sheaf.This will better preserve them leaves.

Going to the bath, leave broom for a few hours in cold water to make it soft and fragrant.Departing steam, wrap the broom in wet cloth and leave for 5 minutes in the steam room on the bottom shelf.