Using Apple Cider Vinegar in Home Remedies

Apple cider vinegar contains astringent properties. If you suffer from acne, fill a bottle with ten drops of water and then add one drop of vinegar. Wash your face with soap and water and then apply the mixture to your face. Allow it to dry. By doing this on a daily basis you will notice that your acne will clear up. By mixing it with lemon juice and applying it to the spots, you will notice the dark spots will be considerably lighter within two weeks. It is also effective in reducing the discoloration of bruises. It is also effective in making varicose and warts disappear and clearing up toe nail fungus and treating athlete’s foot.

Apple cider vinegar is an excellent source of potassium. This helps break up calcium build up in the joints, which is the main cause of arthritis. By taking a teaspoon of mixed with a teaspoon of honey twice a day helps relieve arthritic pain. It also contains magnesium which plays an important role in lowering blood pressure.

Apple cider vinegar contains soothing properties. If you have a sunburn, applying it helps relieve the pain. It also is effective in relieving itching skin due to insect bites, hives, eczema, psoriasis, poison ivy and dry skin. While you can it directly to the itchy area you can also make a paste by mixing it with corn starch. It is also effective in treating diaper rash in infants. Applying a rag soaked in it and wrapping it around you head helps shrink your blood vessels. It is very effective in making headaches go away.

Apple cider vinegar contains acidic properties. These properties are effective in getting rid of bad breath germs. Mix a teaspoon with water and use as a gargle. It is also effective in getting rid of the bacteria that causes body odor such as in the armpits. These acidic properties are also effective in head dandruff and removing lice eggs

If you suffer from asthma mix two drops with a glass of water. By drinking this solution daily, you will notice that you will breathe easily.
It is an excellent source of fiber. If you are constipated, taking a teaspoon helps you become regular.

Mixing a teaspoon in an eight ounce glass of warm water and drinking it will make those hiccups go away.

Why spend a lot of money for over-the-counter medications that may not be safe and may not work for your ailments where you can purchase apple cider vinegar to use for many health conditions? I have been using this for one ailment or another. It not only is safer and less expensive than prescription and over-the-counter medications, I also save money with fewer trips to the doctor.


  1. Marsha Cooper

    I’m going to have to try the 2 drops in a glass of water for asthma.
    I know it has tons of used and sadly we have NONE in the house right now. I’m going to have to make sure to put it on the grocery list.

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