Arabs have started using ginger with traditional medicine for hundreds of years. Ginger has a great value in Arab and Islamic culture for its many benefits. God Almighty said in his holy book: “Therein they shall be served a cup flavored with ginger.”
Ginger contains many antioxidants, vitamins, minerals, and fatty acids. Ginger is used to treating many health problems and diseases such as: relieve cold and cough symptoms, relieve joint pain, regulate blood sugar level, treatment of vomiting and nausea, stomach disease, menstrual pain. Ginger also has cosmetic benefits. It can give you more healthy and beautiful hair and skin. Taking ginger and applying it to the body has great anti-aging benefits.
Treating Scars: Place a fresh slice of ginger on your scars and leave it to dry. Do this once or twice a day.
Skin Generation: Combine an equal amount of grated ginger, honey, and fresh lemon juice. Leave the mask on the skin for 30 minutes, then wash it to reveal radiant skin.
Stimulates Hair Growth and Activates the Blood Circulation of the Scalp: Mix the same amount of grated ginger and jojoba oil, then massage it in your hair and scalp. Wash the shampoo after 30 minutes.
For Dandruff: Massage your scalp with ginger oil or a mixture of two tablespoons of grated fresh ginger and three tablespoons of olive oil. Leave the mixture on your head for 15 to 25 minutes. Then wash it normally. Do this twice a week.
Reduces Cellulite: Mix 2 large tablespoons of grated fresh ginger, 1/2 cup sugar, 1/4 cup olive oil, and one grated lemon. Massage the cellulite areas for 10 to 15 minutes daily until you see the result.
The following delicious and simple recipe enhances body immunity, especially during the cold winter season. It protects you and your family from illnesses. One teaspoon of this great and powerful mixture a day is good enough to boost your immunity and helps keep sickness, such as cold and flu away from you and your family.
You need a jar with a tight lid. You will use this jar to mix the ingredients and then store it in the refrigerator
Add a quarter cup of raw unfiltered al-sidr or manuka honey, or any good raw unfiltered honey.
Add one tablespoon of freshly grated ginger.
Add one tablespoon of fresh grated turmeric. If you do not have fresh turmeric, you could use powder turmeric as well.
Add a quarter teaspoon of fresh grated black pepper.
Then add a zest of one lemon.
For extra immunity, you could add one teaspoon of fresh crushed garlic, and a couple dashes of cayenne pepper.
Mix all the ingredients together in the jar.
Close the jar with the lid and keep it in the refrigerator not more than 10 days.
You can take it as tea, by adding a teaspoon of this mixture to a cup. Then pour boiling water on the cup. But make sure to wait for a few minutes for the water to cool a bit before adding it to the mix so that honey does not lose its benefits. Scientific studies proved that honey loses its benefits if added to a very hot liquid. You could also add one teaspoon of the mixture to your favorite cup of juice.
One teaspoon of this great and powerful mixture a day is good enough to boost your immunity and to help keep sickness, such as cold and flu away from you and your family during these cold days.