Consuming this magical homemade ice-lemonade is recommended for a healthy feeling and well- being. Most of the people find themselves enjoying this raw lemonade on a daily basis. This is a healthy way to mix-up beverages, especially for weaning children off sodas and for giving pleasure to grown-ups who prefer soft beverages to alcoholic ones at social get-together. The lemonade works like a charm because a child still receives the special sweet drink he/she loves while it secretly supports their health and hydration. So, this is a win-win drink
The lemon brings antibacterial, antiviral, immune-boosting and weight-loss benefits
The medical benefits of the lemon include: throat infections, indigestion, constipation, dental problems, fever, internal bleeding, rheumatism, burns, obesity, respiratory disorders, cholera and high blood pressure. It is also excellent for hair and skin care. Known for its therapeutic properties for generations, the lemon helps to strengthen the immune system, cleanse the stomach and purify blood.
Raw lemonade recipe
Blend 2 heaping tablespoons of raw local honey, 10 drops of lemon essential oil, 2 lemons (peeled), and 2 cups cold, filtered water, in a high-power blender until smooth. Add a handful of ice and blend again until smooth.
Benefits of raw lemonade:
- Lemon juice, especially, has several health benefits associated with it. It is well known as a useful treatment for kidney stones, for reducing strokes and for lowering high body temperature. As a refreshing drink, lemonade helps to stay calm and cool in this stressful life!
- The lemon supports health because it is rich in citric acid, calcium, magnesium, vitamin C, bioflavonoids, pectin and limonene. These nutrients are known to boost immunity and keep infections at bay.
- The lemon is also a great weight loss tool because the nutrients contained within it support digestion and cleansing of the liver. Raw honey is antibacterial and antifungal
- Bees swallow, digest and regurgitate nectar to make honey. This nectar contains amazing 600 compounds!