When you drink juice, highly concentrated vitamins, minerals and enzymes rapidly enter the bloodstream absorbing all of the nutritional benefits of the fruits and vegetables and giving your digestive organs a much-needed rest and with benefits such being anti-inflammatory. Juicing brings a number of medicinal benefits if you know when to drink it and what kind of produce to get!
If you’re having digestion problems, drinking fresh juice may help. Juice is practically digested already but the digestive benefits from specific fruits or vegetables, within your juice, such as celery enter the bloodstream and create a fast acting solution!
Your Body Saves Energy
There’s a reason why your body feels good when you eat healthy foods and why you feel so tired after eating junk. When you drink juice, your body is essentially skipping this step and saving energy allowing energy to be redirected giving you the boost you have been looking for.
More Antioxidants For Your Body
Homemade juices contain increased antioxidant, antiviral, and anticancer properties. Again it’s important to remember the antioxidants are coming from the produce you use to make your juice.
Produce and Pesticides
When juicing, it is important to buy organic, additionally, when juicing cannabis, it is important to get your materials from someone you trust and to make sure it is grown without the use of pesticides.
Pesticides are being linked to major health problems in people such as causing reproductive and developmental effects, cancer, kidney and liver damage.
Curcumin, the chemical compound in turmeric responsible for its’ bright orange color, is behind a whole host of the medicinal properties such as being antibacterial, reducing risk of heart attacks, delay of diabetes, anti aging properties, preventing cancer as it interferes with several important molecular pathways involved in cancer development, and is a phenomenal anti inflammatory.
Ginger oil is antibacterial, anti inflammatory, an antioxidant, stomachic, and a stimulant and aid in the relief of cramps, nausea, morning sickness, loss of appetite and promotes healthy inflammation response.
Black pepper is a digestive stimulant, antiseptic, antioxidant, anti parasitic, and can be a laxative to relieve constipation, diarrhea, cramps and gas.
Lemon has been proven to aid digestion, alkalize your body, used as a detox and a de-greaser to help dry up oily skin with its antiseptic, antioxidant, antibacterial properties.
Ginger and turmeric both hold anti inflammatory properties and black pepper oil helps your body absorb turmeric medicinal benefits so this shot is the ultimate anti inflammatory and digestion aid.
What you need:
- Omega 8008 Juicer
- 2 Whole Lemons
- 1lb Ginger
- 1/2 lb Turmeric
- doTERRA Black Pepper Oil
Chop up your produce into a size that will easily fit in your juicer, once you have your juice made bottle it and store in the fridge this should make enough for about 3-5 days pour a shot glass amount into a cup add one drop of doTERRA’s Black Pepper Essential oil and enjoy!
The shot is a little spicy and may need to be chased with a drink of water.
I use doTERRA as my trusted essential oils because it is one of the only brands you can ingest internally due to their high quality and distillation method!
To learn more about doTERRA essential oils or to purchase them please visit: https://www.mydoterra.com/haileyscomet8/