About the ingredients:
All our shots contain Organic Apple cider vinegar and local honey then the fresh ingredients of the shot. No added nasties 100% natural Ingredients.
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NETTLE & MINT
Studies show that nettles have the following properties, Anti-inflammatory, Anti-oxidant, Pain-relieving.
These beneficial properties can help you naturally relieve pain without the use of opiate medications.
Nettle is also a blood tonic and is often used as a blood purification herb. It can detoxify the blood and promote proper blood circulation, thereby, help with various cardiovascular diseases. It may even improve anemia and relieve tiredness.
The pain-relieving power in mint lies with its menthol compounds. Many mint plants contain some amount of menthol, but peppermint has the highest concentrations.
Spearmint also has menthol, and like peppermint, has carvacrol, and limonene. These pain-killing plants have been used traditionally for pain relief for centuries.
More recently, their analgesic qualities show safe and effective benefits for osteoarthritis and other chronic musculoskeletal pain sufferers
LEMON & GINGER
Lemon is legendary for its high vitamin C content. This gives it antioxidising and therefore, anti-inflammatory capabilities. In addition to numerous other health benefits (smooth skin, digestion, antibacterial), lemon also aids the liver to do its job – to remove toxins.
Ginger enhances immune response, especially in the thyroid, by increasing the number of antibodies and red blood cells in your body. It’s good for digestion and is also favoured as a prevention against some types of can cer.
FRESH TURMERIC & BLACK PEPPER
Turmeric has taken over the spotlight in the last few years as a spice or supplement with super powers. While many think it is the newest thing to hit the shelves, this potent root has actually had a huge following for thousands of years. A member of the ginger family, cooks and healers in Asia and India have been familiar with turmeric’s he aling properties and use in cooking since approximately 2000 BC.
When you search for natural remedies that help reduce blood clots and prevent stroke, turmeric is usually included in all source materials. That is because turmeric contains curcumin, which acts as an anticoagulant.
Curcumin is turmeric’s most active ingredient that stops coagulation or clotting factors, thereby helping preventing blood clots to form.
Curcumin is the main active compound found in turmeric, which has amazing anti-inflammatory properties. It has been used to help rheumatoid arthritis for this reason.
Other medicinal benefits are that it helps with heart health. Curcumin has also been recognized as an anticarcinogen, protecting against can cer.
Black pepper should be added to any drink or dish where you use turmeric because it’s said to aid the body in absorbing curcumin by as much as 2,000% thanks to its piperine. This very same organic compound, piperine, is useful in fighting inflammation.
Black pepper also comes with additional health benefits such as supporting brain function, improving blood sugar control, lowering cholesterol, slowing the growth of can cer cells, and improving gut health.
Lemon Thyme contains an active principle that’s known to have disease preventing and health promoting properties.
It contains thymol, one of the most important essential oils, it has been found scientifically to have an antiseptic, and anti fungal characteristics. The other volatile oils in thyme include, caracole, borneol, and geraniol.
Lemon thyme is also a rich source of many important vitamins such as B-complex, beta carotene, vitamin A, vitamin K, vitamin E, vitamin C, and folic acid.
One of the best remedies for helping flu symptoms and clearing sinuses.
Fire Cider is an herbal remedy developed by renowned herbalist Rosemary Gladstar in the late 1970s.
People take it in winter months to support the immune system at the onset of a cold, to soothe the sniffles, and as a warming tonic.
Fire Cider is a traditional herbal remedy used to warm up the body during the cold months and support immunity during cold and flu season. Its striking blend of ginger, garlic, onion, horseradish, chilis, and other herbs gives it a potent warming quality, while apple cider vinegar and honey give it a pleasant sweet-sour flavour.