Nicotine usually needs from 48 to 72 hours to leave our body. That is a very bad news for those who tray to reduce cravings. But luckily, we have byproduct of the wine making process, called cream of tartar, which is helpful in complete removal of the nicotine from our body.
Moreover, a week of treatment with the cream of tartar will cost you one-quarter of the cost of a Nicorette pack.
Continue reading this article, in order to find out more of the health benefits that the cream of tartar has.
What is actually the cream of tartar?
It is a powder, technically known as potassium hydrogen tartrate. It is also a non – alcoholic sediment which comes from the bottom of a wine barrel. In the lines below you can find out what health benefits it has.
It will help you in quitting smoking
This cream will not only help you in removing nicotine from your body, but it will also make you dislike the taste that cigarettes have. The best way of consuming the cream of tartar for those who try to quit smoking is when it is combined with freshly squeezed orange juice.
The orange juice is essential for our body, because it increases the levels for vitamin C, which take a hit as a result of the chemicals in cigarettes. Vitamin C is also helpful in the process of nicotine removal.
Some sources prove that if you drink a medium glass of orange juice with half a teaspoon of cream of tartar every night for 30 days, you will quit smoking.
Reduces arthritis pain
100 grams cream of tartar consists of 2 milligrams of magnesium, which is a mineral that according to Dr. Sircus “modulates cellular events involved in inflammation.” In other words, it has the ability to reduce the arthritis pain.
According to NaturalRemediesCenter.com, you should add to your bathtub 2 tablespoons of cream of tartar and 3 tablespoons of Epsom salt, than fill it with warm water. You will need to soak in the water for 40 minutes and after that rinse with clean water. This method should be repeated once or twice in a day for better results.
Relieve urinary tract infection
By altering the pH levels of the urine, the cream of tartar helps in relieving urinary tract infections, according to EverydayRoots.com. This also creates an environment that removes the bacteria that is responsible for the caused infection.
Into a cup of warm water, stir in one and a half teaspoons of cream of tartar and add a few drops of lemon juice into it.
You will need to consume this mixture once or twice in a day for better results.
Theodora Pennypacker stated in one of her articles for our skin, that cream of tartar is a fantastic and powerful acne -fighting and cleaning agent, because it has powerful acidic properties. also, you won’t need to apply the cream on your face, but drink a mixture made up of 1 teaspoon of cream of tartar and 8 ounces of water or orange juice instead. It is recommended doing this treatment every day, so it will eliminate the bacteria and toxins that have cause acne, as the time passes.
Reduce blood pressure
Those who have a higher risk of developing high blood pressure problems, are people which in their body have low potassium levels. But, fortunately, the cream of tartar is here in order to solve the problem.
100 grams of the cream, contains a huge 16,500 milligrams of potassium. If you have problems with your blood pressure, you will firstly need to visit your doctor in order to find out whether the potassium levels are the cause of the problem. If it is, it is recommended drinking a mixture of cream of tartar and a glass of water, every night.