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3 Benefits of Apple Cider Vinegar for Psoriasis

Updated on October 25, 2013

Are You Tired of Your Psoriasis: Symptoms, Triggers, & Side Effects

Try apple cider vinegar for psoriasis relief. It treats many of the symptoms and triggers at the same time helping you heal and prevent psoriasis naturally.

Try Apple Cider Vinegar for Psoriasis and Treat Triggers and Symptoms and Avoid the Side Effects Associated With Most Psoriasis Treatments.
Try Apple Cider Vinegar for Psoriasis and Treat Triggers and Symptoms and Avoid the Side Effects Associated With Most Psoriasis Treatments. | Source

Psoriasis has a host of symptoms and triggers. The pharmaceutical treatments for psoriasis range from mild to severe and all come with risks of side effects also ranging from mild to severe. If you are looking for a natural psoriasis treatment to avoid those side effects look no further. Use apple cider vinegar for your psoriasis and you will get extended relief with out the side effects. Here are 3 ways it can work for you:

  1. Promote a Healthy Immune System
  2. Help Expel Body Toxins that Cause Psoriasis
  3. Get More Energy With Apple Cider Vinegar

1. Promote a Healthy Immune System with ACV

Though psoriasis manifests itself on your skin, don't forget that it is in fact an auto-immune disease. Once you get your symptoms under control, you will find that the best way to stop psoriasis from attacking you is by helping your body support a healthy immune system.

Psoriasis is frequently referred to as a "T-cell mediated disease." T cells are a type of immune system cell, or white blood cell.
Psoriasis is frequently referred to as a "T-cell mediated disease." T cells are a type of immune system cell, or white blood cell. | Source

A normal immune system protects the body against "invaders" by destroying bacteria, viruses and other harmful, foreign proteins. With your psoriasis, your immune system "misfires" and inappropriately causes inflammation and an accelerated growth of skin cells.

Your skin cells reproduce too quickly and the skin (and the joints in some people) becomes inflamed. Your body opens and closes immune reactions through co-stimulatory pathways. They are like the locks and keys that start and stop immune system reactions.

There are many factors at work in apple cider vinegar that may be responsible for the boost in immune system health. Chock full of vitamins and minerals, apple cider vinegar helps provide vital nutrients that the body may be missing. Raw apple cider vinegar contains anti-fungal, anti-viral and anti-bacterial properties that can work as immune protectors against a wide variety of germs.

Immune System Booster by Mamma Jones

Mamma Jones Immunity Tonic

  • 1 Cup Raw Unfiltered Apple Cider Vinegar

  • ½ Cup Raw & Organic Honey

  • 1 Cup Filtered or Purified Water

  • ¼ Cup Fresh Squeezed Lemon Juice

  • 3 Cloves Raw Garlic Freshly Minced or Crushed

Mix thoroughly and refrigerate for 24 hours.

Drink 2 Tbsp Twice Daily: Once in Morning – Once in Evening

2. Help Expel Body Toxins that Cause Psoriasis

A powerful antioxidant, apple cider vinegar helps prevent triggers from toxic build up in your system. Toxins are everywhere in ever increasing amounts. Because of the pollution in the air and chemicals in your water and food your body is not able to process all the toxins you take in. You body has natural ways of expelling toxins but it can't keep up and many of these toxins come out through your skin as a result. The tannins in ACV will give your system a needed boost.

The build up of toxins in your body has a huge impact on your psoriasis. Organs such as your colon and kidneys are responsible for helping your body flush toxins, but so does your skin. Toxins being released through your skin can trigger your psoriasis. Also, when there is a build up of toxins in your body, your immune system does not function properly.

Your body has many natural ways of eliminating toxins from your body, but it can't keep up with the pollutants present in today's world. From the air you breathe to the water you drink, there are more toxins being introduced to your body than ever before. It is no wonder why your body can't keep up. Try apple cider vinegar for psoriasis detox program.

Next to weight loss, detoxification is one of the most popular reasons why people turn to raw apple cider vinegar. For hundreds of years, people have relied on apple cider vinegar and its cleansing properties to remove toxins and impurities form the body. It is believed that apple cider vinegar assists with detoxification by aiding circulation and boosting the liver's ability to purge toxins.

Detox Your Diet With Apple Cider Vinegar

1 Tbsp Organic Unfiltered Apple Cider Vinegar Before Each Meal.

This will help you absorb more of the healthy minerals and nutrients from your food and help your digestive system process the waste. It also helps your body expel toxins.

It is important to eat healthy foods such as leafy greens when you are detoxing. Avoid grains, starches, and red meats when detoxing your body.

3. Get an Energy Boost With Apple Cider Vinegar

Use Apple Cider Vinegar for Your Psoriasis and Get More Energy.
Use Apple Cider Vinegar for Your Psoriasis and Get More Energy.

You know how psoriasis can affect your energy levels leaving you fatigued and tired. Not to mention the lack of sleep when you are battling an outbreak. Between the depression, anxiety, pain, and itching it is a wonder you get even a few minutes of sleep. The next day you are so exhausted it is difficult to imagine how you can get anything done. Apple cider vinegar again offers an answer to your energy crisis.

There is not much if any evidence about how or why ACV helps boost your energy level. There is however, person after person who report that this Golden Elixir gives an energy boost without the crash that comes with so many other energy boosters. With the rise in popularity of energy drinks and shots, more and more people are turning to ACV as a natural alternative.

Apple Cider Vinegar Energy Booster

Golden Elixir Energy Mixer: (Drink in the morning, or when you need a boost.)

  • 2 tbsp. Organic Unfiltered Apple Cider Vinegar

  • 2 tbsp. Extra Virgin Organic Coconut Oil

  • 2 tbsp. Raw Local Honey

  • 6 oz Filtered or Distilled Water Slightly Warmed (not above 115 deg.)

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Apple Cider Vinegar for Psoriasis Summary

Simply put, ACV is Awesome! We have listed three ways you can you can use apple cider vinegar for psoriasis but the list doesn't end there. It has been so successful in helping me treat and prevent my psoriasis I have a bunch of recipes and formulas that have been working well for me. I will be adding some more hubs with more recipes for beating your psoriasis soon.

Until then, try one of the formulas above and let me know how it works for you.

© 2013 Carrie Jones


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    • ICarrie profile imageAUTHOR

      Carrie Jones 

      4 years ago from Georgia

      I really hope it helps you. It is not an instantaneous cure. There are some ieffects you will see immediately, but the majority of the benefits will show up afgter continuous use. Good Luck.

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      rsm- hopeless 

      4 years ago

      Going to try, just made some!

    • ICarrie profile imageAUTHOR

      Carrie Jones 

      5 years ago from Georgia

      Thank you RedStreak40.

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      5 years ago

      Wow this seems very helpful, thanks for sharing!


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