One fourth head lettuce (you can substitute carrots or celery) one glass water, half teaspoon tincture of benzoin.
Finely chop the lettuce and put it into a blender at high speed with the glass of water. Strain through a fine sieve or nylon stocking and refrigerate the liquid for a day. Strain twice more, add the tincture of benzoin, shake vigorously and use.
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