Lemon, salt and black pepper are not just ingredient to be served as a part of your salad. You will be amazed after you realize and learn that all of the abovementioned ingredients can also be used as a very effective medicine.
Already people all around the world are using all of these ingredients for the treatment of ailments with which they encounter on a daily basis. Since medical care has become quite expensive, this is a huge reason for so many people to start using such natural and effective homemade remedies.
Lemon, sea salt and black pepper can help you with the treatment against the following problems:
- As a Relief for Sore Throat
If you have a sore throat, mix 1 tablespoon of fresh lemon juice with half a teaspoon of black pepper and 1 teaspoon of sea salt. Add the mixture in one glass of lukewarm water. Use the resulting mixture a few times for gargling. Practice doing this on a daily basis and it will release you from the sore throat and will also prevent coughing.
- Open Stuffy Nose
This remedy can help you to get relief from the annoying stuffiness of the clogged nose through sneezing. All you have to do is take equal amounts of cinnamon, cardamom seeds, cumin and black pepper and mix the ingredients in a mortar and pestle. After that, grind the whole mixture in order to end up with a powder-like resulting mixture. Then smell the mixture slowly. This will force you to sneeze.
- Removing Gallstones
Usually gallstones are formed when the digestive fluids get hardened thus it forms deposits in the gallbladder. The gallstones have been well known to cause extremely painful attacks because they are very capable to block the digestive system. Surgically removing them is the only known effective treatment against them.
However, people also have been using natural remedies in order to treat this painful problem. You will be able to dissolve the stones by using 1 part black pepper, 3 parts of olive oil and 1 part lemon.
- Canker Sores
If you are dealing with canker sores, you can remove them by using the following natural remedy. The recipe is great for healing the mouth’s mucous membranes:
– Add 1 tablespoon of Himalayan salt in a cup lukewarm water
– Swish the resulting solution in your mouth after you have had a meal
It will help you to destroy the bad bacteria and will also support and enhance the healing process.
- Help with losing excess body weight
The mixture made of the following ingredients will surely help you accelerate your metabolism:
– 1/4 of a teaspoon of ground black pepper
–2 tablespoons of lemon juice
– 1 tablespoon of honey
Mix all the abovementioned ingredients in a glass of lukewarm water and drink the resulting mixture. The polyphenol, which is consisted in the lemon will help prevent weight gain. The ingredients will also improve the insulin sensitivity, which helps in the process of burning fats.
- Relief from Nausea
If you are dealing with an upset stomach, you can provide soothing relief for yourselves by using black pepper. The scent of the lemon, on the other hand, will help you stop the nausea.
– 1 tablespoon of freshly squeezed lemon juice
– 1 teaspoon of black pepper
– Lukewarm water
Mix all the abovementioned ingredients in a tall clean glass filled with lukewarm water. Slowly consume the resulting mixture until you start feeling better thus improve your health condition.
- Relief from Asthma Attacks
If you or some member of your family is asthmatic, then make sure you always have the following mixture with you wherever you go. The mixture is very easy to prepare and the needed ingredients are the following:
– 10 grains of black pepper
– 15 basil leaves
– 2 clove buds
– 1 cup of boiling water
– 2 tablespoons of raw honey
Mix all the abovementioned ingredients, without the raw honey, and then allow them to simmer no longer than 15 minutes. After that, strain the mixture in a clean glass jar with a lid.
Next, add the 2 tablespoons of raw honey and allow the final mixture to cool a bit. Leave the remedy it in the fridge for not more than couple of weeks. The mixture is ready to be carried with you wherever you go. Keep in mind that milk can improve the taste.
- Relief from Toothache
In order to get rid of toothache all you have to do is mix two ingredients and apply them directly onto the affected tooth. The ingredients are ground pepper (half a teaspoon) and clove oil. Just make sure that you brush your teeth twice a day and floss. This will help you prevent toothache for sure. Also, make sure to avoid foods that are highly acidic and/or sugary.
- Relief from Flu&Cold
Fill a large cup with boiling water and add freshly squeezed juice of half a lemon into it. This mixture will help you get rid of the annoying common cold. Also, add the pulp and peel from the lemon into the water for not more than 10 minutes. After that, remove the lemon parts before adding one spoonful of raw organic honey. Consume the resulting mixture only when you feel the need of it. Drink it until you finally get the needed relief.
- Stopping Nosebleed
Put some lemon juice onto a cotton ball. Place the soaked cotton ball into your affected nostril and slightly tilt your head forward. The slight tilt will prevent the blood from dripping in your throat. This will also prevent nausea. The remedy will instantly stop your nosebleed.
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