4 Surprising Ways to Use Apple Cider Vinegar

HEALTH  |  June 12, 2017
  • 1. As a stomach soother
    1 / 4 1. As a stomach soother

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    Make a digestion mocktail by adding one teaspoon of ACV and one teaspoon of honey into a glass of water. Although there is no research to show that it works, ACV is a popular home remedy to relieve acid reflux symptoms.

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  • 2. As a facial toner
    2 / 4 2. As a facial toner

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    Mix one part ACV to three or four parts water. Apply to your skin and leave on for 10 minutes before rinsing off. ACV is especially great for curing acne as it kills bacteria and removes excess dirt.

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  • 3. As a scalp cleanser
    3 / 4 3. As a scalp cleanser

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    Mix ¼ cup ACV with ½ cup water and pour the mixture over your scalp. Let it sit for an hour before washing your hair as usual. This makes it harder for yeast to grow and you can do this up to thrice a week.

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  • 4. As an oral cleaner
    4 / 4 4. As an oral cleaner

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    ACV not only controls bad breath by eliminating bacteria, but also whitens teeth. You can use baking soda to brush your teeth before rinsing your mouth with the tonic for better results.

    A version of this story first appeared in CLEO. Offering an insider perspective on everything a twenty-something woman in Singapore wants or needs to know, CLEO Magazine is now available in both print and digital formats. Visit www.CLEO.com.sg to subscribe.

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