Is your hair dry and damaged? Are you patiently waiting for your complexion to clear up? Do you just need a saving grace in general? Yup, we’ve allll been there.
Luckily, when it comes to natural remedies, we have finally discovered the real MVP — apple cider vinegar. In case you didn’t know, this stuff does it ALL. From soothing our painful sunburn, to whitening our stained teeth, apple cider vinegar gets the job done every single time — and no, we are not exaggerating.
While the benefits of apple cider vinegar are basically endless, we have quite a few that we swear by — so if you’re thinking about adding ACV into your routine (which we highly recommend), these are our top picks for giving it a go (trust us, you will not be disappointed!):
AIDS IN WEIGHT LOSS:
Drinking down some apple cider vinegar can work wonders for you if you’re on a diet because it’ll instantly make you feel more full, which can help you eat less. Plus, a study has even shown that the acetic acid, found in apple cider vinegar, can even slow fat accumulation. Main point: apple cider vinegar does not play.
Forget the days of using painful whitening strips to brighten up your smile, just swish some apple cider vinegar around your mouth, and watch your pearly white sparkle.
DOUBLES AS DEODORANT:
If you’re weary about using deodorant due to its toxins, apple cider vinegar is the perfect natural remedy to keep you feeling, and smelling, fresh.
If you’re anything like me, you never know where they come from, or how you got them, but still, you just seem to always be covered in bruises. Luckily, apple cider vinegar saves the day, as it acts as an anti-inflammatory that also helps ease the discoloration.
SOOTHES SORE THROAT:
Apple cider vinegar is packed with bacteria fighting properties, and kicks a sore throat’s ass like no other.
If you’re struggling with problematic skin, do yourself a major favor and give apple cider vinegar a go! Not only does it unblock bores, allowing skin to breathe more properly, but it also removes any excess oils and helps to balance pH levels. Yup, clearer skin days are coming soon!
PROMOTES SHINY, FLAKE-FREE HAIR:
Whether you’re struggling with dandruff or damaged hair, apple cider vinegar knows how to do a repair. Just mix 1/3 cup of it into 4 cups of water, rinse with cold water, and thank us later.
Pro tip: Apple cider vinegar breaks up mucus like a motherf%$#er. See ya later, stuffy nose.
With the summer in full swing, apple cider vinegar has got to be one of your staples — trust us, next time you get burned at the beach, it’s going to be your new best friend.
If you need a little pick-me-up, the potassium and enzymes in apple cider vinegar have got you covered. Even better? All you’ve got to do is add a little bit of it to a glass of water. Yup, getting some energy is really that easy.
ACTS AS A FACIAL TONER/CLEANSER:
Ditch the expensive toners, because apple cider vinegar will get the job done at a fraction of the cost. From balancing your pH levels, to preventing break outs, it’s one seriously amazing skincare secret weapon.