The Natural Elixir: Thieves Vinegar

The Natural Elixir: Thieves Vinegar

The herbal vinegar or known as thieves vinegar is a healing elixir which can prevent many different illnesses including the black plague. The story behind the black plague is about the thieves that were robbing the sick in the Middle Ages when the black plague had struck the population.

They did this all without contracting the plague of themselves. In order to be released from the punishment, they had to give the recipe that made them resistant to the black plague to the authorities.

Three reasons why the Thieves Vinegar is a healing elixir:

  • It is a potent natural bug repellent, the reason why the plague was widespread was that of its transmission by fleas.
  • It is antiviral, antiseptic and antibacterial.
  • It boosts the immune system, the ingredients of the thieves vinegar are full of nutrients and minerals.

Vinegar can be used for:

  • Preventing infections
  • Lowering blood sugar
  • Improving insulin sensitivity
  • Weight loss
  • Treatment of fever
  • Relieving the symptoms of poison ivy
  • Treating seasonal allergies
  • Relieving tout
  • Relieving the struggle with dandruff
  • White vinegar can be also used for cleaning

Ingredients of Thieves Vinegar:

All you need is, ¼ cup dry lavender, sage, lemon balm, rosemary, peppermint and sweet wormwood (Artemisia annua), two tablespoons chili peppers, 8 cloves minced garlic,  and some organic apple cider vinegar.

How to make it

Add to a quart-sized mason jar dry or fresh herbs, chili peppers and minced garlic, than you have to add enough apple cider vinegar to cover the contents of the jar without reaching the top. After one day, fill the jar to the top after the herps have absorbed some of the vinegar. Leave it at least four weeks in a cool, dark place. After that strain and squeeze the leaves of any vinegar and dispose of them. You should take a tablespoon daily to prevent illness.

Uses of apple cider vinegar

Apple cider vinegar is a great tonic that has been used for fighting against colds and infections, kidney stones, high blood pressure, allergies, arthritis. Apple cider vinegar can be used for dandruff problems, sore throat, foot odor, gas and constipation, heartburn, sunburn, skin tags, moles, and warts, for burns and bruises, as a post-shaving treatment and it can even clear sinuses.

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By | 2019-07-17T13:10:00+02:00 May 17th, 2018|Health Tips, Herbs, Recipes, Remedies|