Ive been into a lot of stress lately..well for the past 2 months this is what saved me from breaking out..and im here to share another beauty regimen of mine..Again the things that works for me might not have the same effect to others.
You all know that ive been using Apple Cider Vinegar as a medium to my Aztec Healing Clay,but now im using it a little different than just a mixing medium.
Benefits of ACV:
Another major apple cider vinegar benefit is weight loss. Although no one is sure how it works, it has helped many people lose weight. Click on theWeight Losssection to find out what the experts recommend as far as how much to take and how often, and the latest theories on why it works.
Apple cider vinegar benefits for our pets, from cats and dogs to pigeons and parrots to cows and horses, are numerous. It can be used as a daily health tonic, to deter insects such as mosquitoes, fleas and tics, to relieve skin conditions, and even to take away the smell of skunk. For details on these and many more uses, check out the Pet Care section
Apple cider vinegar is an amazingly versatile cooking ingredient. It adds a tangy taste to many drinks and deepens the flavors of numerous foods. Its important to note that vinegar is a major ingredient in most condiments. Mayonnaise and tomato ketchup account for more than 10% of the vinegar production in America.
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Besides the apple cider vinegar benefits for health, its use for weight loss, pet care, and cooking, it can also double up as a non-toxic household cleaner, deodorizer, and disinfectant.
A home remedy for dandruff is to mix 1/4 cup apple cider vinegar with 1/4 cup water. The vinegar solution is thought to restore the restore the pH balance of the scalp and discourage the overgrowth of malassezia furfur, the yeast-like fungus thought to trigger dandruff.
Apple cider vinegar is a home remedy for acne. A typical application is one part apple cider vinegar to three parts water and the solution is dabbed onto the pimple. Although some people swear by it, caution should be used because there have been case reports of skin damage and burns from using full-strength vinegar on the face.
Preliminary studies suggest that the acetic acid in vinegar may help to lower blood pressure. How it might work is unclear, although studies suggest that it may increase levels of nitric oxide, a compound in the body that relaxes blood vessels, or it might inhibit an enzyme called angiotensin-converting enzyme from
So basically here is what i do..
- I pour my ACV on a cup or bowl,then i add water(portion depends on how strong you want the mixture to be).mix it up
- Then i soak a few Cotton Pads..(squeeze the excess)
- SLAP!!! it on my face(=D)
Wait for about 5-10 mins..well thats just my time,you may put it longer or shorter than 5-10 mins if you want.
yeah i know i look ridiculous...but hey this look doesnt bother me at all..hehe
they'll fall off as they dry.
after 10 mins.. squeaky clean face!plus it feels very refreshing...specially if you would use a water cooler than usual..