A lot of women from the European and American countries have started practicing the popular trend of putting cabbage leaves onto the breasts. Namely, it is believed that cabbage leaves can lower breast welling and alleviate ache and discomfort caused by breastfeeding or pumping. Moreover, this method can soothe pain and stress caused by wearing an uncomfortable bra.
First, put a cabbage in the fridge for one hour and the peel off the outer layers and pull off two from the inner leaves.
Then, wash them in cold water. Afterwards, cut the stem, and place the cabbage leaves on the breasts without covering the nipples.
Leave the leaves for 20 minutes and then remove them.
The method can be repeated until you notice improvement.