If you are trying to quit smoking, you should know that nicotine leaves the system only after 48 to 72 hours. However, we will show you a way to flush nicotine out of your body!
The cream of tartar is a byproduct of the production of wine which helps flush out nicotine quickly from your body. Not only that is effective, but it’s also cheap. One weak treatment with Cream of Tartar will cost you quarter of the price of Nicorette pack.
Chemists often use the cream of tartar in a powder form, and it is technically known as potassium hydrogen tartrate. It is, in fact, a sediment from the bottom of a wine barrel.
Cream of Tartar is beneficial for everyone, even for non-smokers. Below, we explain more about it and the many health benefits it offers.
It is also called potassium bitartrate, and it is the sediment that’s left at the bottom of wine barrels during the production of wine. Still, it’s not alcoholic. The more important thing to know is the health benefits it provides, so here are 5 amazing benefits of the cream of tartar:
1. Helps Quit Smoking
Besides helping to flush the nicotine out of your system more quickly, some say it also makes you dislike the cigarette taste. For this purpose, it works best combined with fresh orange juice. The vitamin C content in orange juice restore the normal levels of this vitamin in your body, and helps your system eliminate nicotine more quickly.
2. Reduces Blood Pressure
Low potassium levels in the body increase the risk of high blood pressure issues, but the cream of tartar can help you in this case as well, as 100 grams of cream of tartar include amazing 16,500 milligrams of potassium.
If the potassium deficiency is the cause for your high blood pressure issues, you should add a teaspoon of the cream of tartar to a glass of water and drink it every night before going to sleep.
To quit smoking, mix ½ a teaspoon of Cream of Tartar with a medium-sized glass of orange juice, and drink every night for a month.
3. Reduces Arthritis Pain
Magnesium modulates cellular events involved in the process of inflammation, and 100 gr of Cream of Tartar contain two milligrams of this mineral. This means that Cream of Tartar is beneficial for arthritis patients.
To reduce your arthritis pain, soak in a bath with three tablespoons of Epsom salt, and two tablespoons of Cream of Tartar for about half an hour, once or twice a day. If you feel your arthritis pain at a specific part of your body, soak that part in a bucket filled with water and half the amount of Epsom salt and Cream of Tartar needed for the bath.
4. Relieves Urinary Tract Infections
It effectively relieves urinary tract infections as it changes the pH levels in the urine, and creates an environment which destroys bacteria which cause the infection. In a cup of warm water, add one and a half teaspoons of cream of tartar, a few drops of lemon juice, and consume it a few times daily.
5. Clears Acne
Thanks to its acidic properties, Cream of Tartar is an excellent cleaning, acne-fighting agent for your skin. However, you don’t apply the cream topically, but you prepare a mixture of a teaspoon of Cream of Tartar and eight ounces of orange juice or water, and consume it orally, once a day. With time, this drink will eliminate the acne-causing bacteria and toxins from your body.
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