Utilize the potential of the ancient remedy of turmeric with this shot! Turmeric exhibits anti-inflammatory, hypoglycemic, antioxidant, and even antimicrobial activities. Historically known for its medicinal properties, this is also a quick way to kick your immune system into gear and decrease inflammation.
Aside from the quintessential deep gold color, turmeric is most notably a major source of curcumin. This compound fights off pathogens that can cause disease. As a result, turmeric is a powerful natural medicine. In fact, Chinese and Indian systems of healing have used turmeric for a long time. Most commonly, it is used as a powerful anti-inflammatory, but turmeric can be used to treat a wide variety of conditions. Including jaundice, menstrual pain, toothache, bruises, and colic. It is loaded with vitamins and minerals. Not only is it an antioxidant, it is hypoglycemic, and has wound-healing and antimicrobial properties.
We add our organic lemon to this shot to complement the earthy, spicy flavor of the Turmeric. In addition to flavor, lemon delivers an array of health benefits to this juice. Lemons are a natural antiseptic, so they clear bad bacteria, alkalize the body, stimulate the digestive system and purify toxins in the liver. Lemons are also super high in vitamin C, a powerful antioxidant which strengthens the immune system.
Not only is black pepper a great source of manganese and vitamin K, it delivers an assortment of health benefits. It is a natural antibacterial, supports skin health, and helps fight respiratory congestion, in addition to helping maintain proper digestion. Black pepper stimulates the flow of stomach acid and increases the availability of nutrients in many foods. It helps you get the most out of what you eat. In this shot, black pepper especially helps activate the curcumin in Turmeric. With black pepper, the rate of curcumin absorption increases by a whopping 2000%!