Add Apple Cider Vinegar To Your Daily Routine
It's likely you've heard of the numerous benefits apple cider vinegar (often shortened to ACV) boasts. A natural option for those looking to cure ailments across the board, it has become a star ingredient in recipes and personal care products. So what makes this type of vinegar so special?
What Apple Cider Vinegar Can Do
Used for generations to help treat a number of different conditions, this antibacterial and antifungal superfood has been linked to weight loss and the lowering of blood pressure in individuals with diabetes. Additionally, people notice the benefits of ACV when using it topically on their hair, skin, and nails. This vinegar tonic has quite the following and it's easy to see why.
There are many great products on the market today that include apple cider vinegar as an active ingredient. Below are a few ways you can incorporate it into your daily routine.
In Personal Care Products
As mentioned above, the naturally antifungal and antibacterial properties in apple vinegar makes it an ideal additive to soap. Bar soaps from the apothecary at The Vermont Country Store are handcrafted in Vermont and made to produce the sudsy lather you're looking for. This soap combines the power of this vinegar tonic and honey to leave skin looking radiant after every wash. It's especially great for conditions such as eczema and psoriasis, and has a lovely aroma, too.
The healing formula of Vibrant Tresses Apple Cider Vinegar Shampoo works wonders. Not only is its scent lovely, but the formula balances PH levels to restore moisture, add volume, and make hair more manageable. The benefits continue, as it also cures scalp build-up and any issues with dryness one might be facing.
In Your Diet
As a Supplement
Cloth napkins are an eco-minded purchase, providing a look that's steps above paper napkins. You can feel good about using them all the while dressing up your table and impressing guests who come to your home. One of the best aspects of cloth napkins are the different ways you can display them. There are a number of different folds, as well as napkin rings that create an effortless, polished look. With the right type of cloth napkin, you can even present guests with table linen origami.
In Everyday Recipes
Use ACV in salad dressings, marinades, and as a substitute for acidic fruits. Whether you're looking for a dash of extra flavor or to include it in your diet for its health benefits, the antioxidant rich ingredient is a must have in the kitchen.
Around The Home
Many people enjoy using vinegar as an all-natural cleaning alternative to harsh chemicals. Diluted with water, ACV cleans floors, counters, and drains, all with a scent that's more pleasant that white vinegar and other chemical-laden cleaning products.
Products at The Vermont Country Store
As you can see, there's a reason why apple cider vinegar is so popular and why we’ve chosen to carry all-natural products that include this ingredient. What doesn't this magical, natural wonder do? At this point, it's difficult to say!