Apple Cider Vinegar, the old and now new cure for many ailments. Whether you believe Apple Cider “with the mother” will cure you of your acne, varicose veins, rashes, athlete’s foot, blisters, styes, rashes, eczema, psoriasis, poison ivy or ease your aches and pains, sunburn, and itchy skin or fade your age spots and scars, I know a few things for sure that make apple cider vinegar lotion a great addition to lotion
Apple cider vinegar allows for less chemical preservative
Since all lotions by definition include water and all products that combine water and oil together require preservation, adding vinegar makes a lotion less likely to go bad. Apple cider vinegar provides a natural preservative that can work support chemical preservatives, allowing me to lower the amount of chemickla preservatives required.
Apple cider vinegar can provide – at low levels – a natural acidic environment which skin naturally enjoys. This may explain why skin feels soothed by diluted viner applications.
THE THEORIES I HAVE ABOUT WHY PEOPLE NOTICE IMPROVEMENT TO SKIN CONDITIONS USING APPLE CIDER VINGAR
Apple cider vinegar, at higher levels, can be an antibacterial, which is probably why acne sufferers swear by using it in their toner recipes.
Apple Cider vinegars acidity probably explains why it can fade age spots.
Apple cider vinegar is a great way to change skin’s Ph which might explain its effectiveness on anything that is relying on our skin’s Ph to remain constant. Apple cider vinegar, by disrupt the Ph, makes the skin less attractive to a hoost of funguses, viruses and bacteria’s that require a fairly neutral Ph.
PEOPLE WHO WILL DEFINITELY BENEFIT FROM APPLE CIDER VINEGAR LOTION
People who do work that makes their hands smelly. Apple Cider Vinegar lotion is great for those whose work gives them stinky hands. One clients raves about it for when they slaughter the chickens. It will help stinky fish hands, garlic and onion smells on hands and other difficult to remove smells.
Many people work with alkaline products occasionally or daily. Drywallers, bricklayers, people who work with cement, potters and ceramicist are just afew of people I can think of who need to rebalance their skin after working. Apple Cider Vinegar lotion is a quick way of protecting and soothing hands by counteracting the overly alkaline exposure.
BURNING MAN HANDS, FEET & BODIES
70, 000 go to Burning Man each year (including me) which is a highly alkaline dry lake bed in Nevada. Many also work for weeks in this alkaline environment before the festival. I found that Apple Cider Vinegar is the perfect lotion for my alkaline challenged skin.
OLDER PEOPLE’S SKIN
Apple Cider Vinegar Lotion is an inexpensive way to treat the whole body with a lotion able to fade sun damage while re-hydrating skin.
I continue to search for an explanation for why people suffering from eczema and psiorises might experience relief from Apple Cider Vinegar Lotion. Many testimonials claim they acheive relief with ACV applied topically and when it comes to these difficult to treat conditions, ACV is certainly worth a try.