Here below, a list of indications which has been known since the ancient times, popular remedies which are still important.
It is a thirst quenching drink, two spoons in a glass of water are enough
It is useful against stomachache, when feeling bloated, and against stomach burning: one spoon in a glass of water is enough.
It is good against bad breath, for instance after waking up, it helps gargling and swallowing two spoons of vinegar.
It is an excellent disinfectant on small wounds, because it attacks germs and accelerates cicatrization.
It is excellent against sore feet, with just two coffee cups in a foot bath.
It mitigates itching and burning sensations due to insect bites, just by applying it on the skin.
It makes hair brighter and restores hair pH, just with just one spoon while rinsing.
It has cosmetic functions, since it protects the skin from external agents and from an excessive use of alkaline soaps, restoring skin acidity.
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