apple cider vinegar

  • What Are the Proven Health Benefits of Apple Cider Vinegar?

    We break down the facts about the $2 household staple.

  • I Replaced Some Key Beauty Products With Apple Cider Vinegar

    You may have ingested apple cider vinegar for weight loss or immune support, but aside from being a popular kitchen staple, apple cider vinegar has also been known to take DIY beauty to a new level.

  • Apple Cider Vinegar Will Totally Transform Your Skin & Hair

    “Skin is naturally acidic but when vinegar is used as a toner, it helps skin find the ideal balance between dry and oily,” says Dr. Karen Hammerman, cosmetic dermatologist at Vanguard Dermatology in New York City. “Apple cider vinegar contains acetic acid which, when applied to your scalp, removes excess buildup left from styling products and shampoos,” says Hammerman. Don’t worry, the smell won’t stick around—but if you’d prefer, try a clarifying shampoo like Fekkai’s Apple Cider Shampoo ($20, for similar effects.

  • The 4 Best Uses For Apple Cider Vinegar

    Got some apple cider vinegar sitting in your cabinet? Put it to good use! (Photo: Stocksy)

  • 3 Holiday Cocktails Made with Superfoods

    The holiday season is a time of celebration, which means many parties to attend, toasts (not the avocado kind) included. So, you might as well make sure your cocktails are chock full of healthy ingredients (hello, matcha tea, carrot juice, and fresh-pressed beets) to help balance out the role that alcohol plays in your cup of holiday cheer. That’s the kind of inspiration you get hanging out with Grant Wheeler, the beverage director at Den Hospitality, which owns super trendy cocktail bars The Garret East and The Garret West in Manhattan. Wheeler’s a big proponent of shaking and stirring with superfood mixers.

  • 6 Ways Apple Cider Vinegar Can Change Your Hair

    While we hear of foods that have magically beauty powers, and are constantly bombarded by coconut oil’s amazing qualities, apple cider vinegar is the health and beauty superstar we swear by. If you’re wondering what this kitchen staple can do for you, just keep on reading… HAIR GROWTH Oftentimes hair growth is stunted by clogged hair follicles. Apple cider vinegar cleanses the scalp, increases circulation, strengthens the hair follicles and promotes healthy hair growth. Curious what else you can rub on your scalp for hair growth?

  • 4 DIY Natural Hair Cleansers

    Why not avoid the hassle of finding the right shampoo for your hair type and create your own! Check out our 4 favorite natural hair cleanser recipes below… COCONUT MILK WASH This homemade shampoo restores moisture to your strands while cleansing the scalp. You’ll need: 1 can of coconut milk ¾ cup of pure castile soap (Dr. Bronner’s Pure Castile Soap is an excellent cleanser and offers several varieties) 1 tsp of olive oil or Vitamin E 1 tsp of coconut oil (melted)* *Other oils, like avocado, lavender, or almond, work well too! HOW-TO: Combine all ingredients in a jar or an old shampoo bottle, shake it all up, and use about a quarter size of the mixture for each use.