You have often been told that by drinking apple cider vinegar can cure that stomach problem you may have or that tobacco to cure a bee sting. Old wives tales-folk remedies that actually work have been put to the test by scientists. The results were amazing in the amount of positive feedback they received. Such remedies which have recently come out in the health world are:
1. Apple cider vinegar, honey and water to cure cough- 2 tablespoons of apple cider vinegar and 2 tablespoons of honey with a ¼ cup water to cure the cough. By taking this your body has a natural cough syrup.
2. Baking soda and water paste to get the itching out of a bee sting- By whipping this mixture into a paste and applying it to a bee sting, the itching and the sting from a bee will instantly go away. Letting the bee sting heal in the normal amount of time and not cause bumps on your body.
3. White vinegar and water in your hair to add volume- By adding this to your hair after applying and rinsing the shampoo out of your hair, applying a handful of white vinegar to you hair restores the PH balance to your hair and gives it the shine and softness you always wanted.
4. Extra virgin olive oil for skin to prevent skin cancer- This is the most important old wives tales and home remedy that works. By applying olive oil to your skin before and after going into the sun, you prevent sun damaging your skin. Skin cancer is a big scare around the world, Protect your skin in a natural way.
Through the different remedies, it is best to try them and see what happens. Our bodies are different from each other and some remedies may not seem to work. You never know until you try the folk remedies if they work for you. Always have an open mind to the different new innovations that come into the world every day. Have an open mind and you will be able to impress yourself to know that you are taking care of your body in a natural, healthy way. We are always looking for ways to improve ourselves.
Source by Barry Lycka