For the past few months I’ve been taking Apple Cider Vinegar daily. I’ve heard of all the benefits of Apple Cider Vinegar and have really started noticing its effects on my body. What does this elixir really do, other than flavor your salad? Here are some well known benefits and well some not so very well known.
Benefits of Apple Cider Vinegar
Apple cider vinegar helps with heartburn
1 tablespoon of Raw Apple Cider Vinegar mixed in 4 ounces of purified water after a meal has been used as a natural remedy for heartburn
Prevents Brittle teeth & hair loss
This was a great plus because around 3 months postpartum I always get a surge of hair loss, after I began drinking it it seem to fix this issues almost immediately. If put in hair it will remove buildup from styling products and conditioners &strengthen the hair shaft, leaving you with soft, shiny hair. It will also balance hair’s pH level, kill bacteria, and get rid of ugly dandruff.
Helps with Blood Glucose after meal
Take some Apple Cider Vinegar before a meal and it is said to slow the digestion of starch which can help to lower the rise in glucose that commonly occurs after meals. This is especially great for those that have Diabetes and are watching their levels after meals as well as those watching their weight.
Regulates Blood pressure
It can help regulate blood pressure and reduce bad cholesterol.
Help relieve a sunburn with Apple Cider Vinegar
No matter how hard you try there are times you do get a sunburn. If you do end up getting one, you can use apple cider vinegar to neutralize the burn. Dilute it in water and pat on the sore skin, or add a cupful to your bath. This will bring big relief.
Apple Cider Vinegar Helps ward of Sickness and Runny Noses
My family has had quite a few colds lately rotate through our house, however none have touched me. This can most likely be chalked up to the blend of vitamins, minerals and enzymes in Apple Cider Vinegar. It also possesses antimicrobial and antiseptic properties.So as soon as you start feeling a runny nose, take some of it to help yourself right away.
May help improve bowel irregularity and helps to remove toxins from the body at a faster rate.
it also aids in weight loss by breaking down fats so that your body can use them rather than store them.Because of the detoxification it can also It can help clear up skin conditions and blemishes
It’s even said that some studies have found that Apple Cider Vinegar may be able to kill cancer cells or slow their growth.
Which kind of Apple Cider vinegar should I use?
It is best to use only Raw Organic Apple Cider Vinegar. A brand that is well known and reputable is Bragg’s Organic Apple Cider Vinegar. It comes with the “Mother” of the vinegar (similar to the scoby in Kombucha) So it is packed full of enzymes, protein and goodness.
This can be an easy habit to incorporate into you diet. How much you take or tolerate is solely based on you. This habit can become something so beneficial to your life, why not begin today by incorporating it into your life. I am so glad I did.
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*Everyone is different so please consult a doctor if beginning a detoxification regiment.