Many of us have used cayenne pepper to add a little spice to our meals, but did you know that it has the power to change your health? It has been used for both food and medicine for the last 9,000 years! Cayenne pepper can stimulate your body’s circulation and reduce acidity; it’s a powerful, spicy little pepper that offers many health benefits.
Cayenne pepper is typically added to food in either its natural or powdered form, and some people use it as a cream or capsule in order to take advantage of its detoxifying properties.
Cayenne pepper benefits are numerous and effective; it’s used to help digestion, including heal upset stomach, slow intestinal gas, stop stomach pain, cure diarrhea and as a natural remedy for cramps. It’s also used for conditions of the heart and blood vessels – including to improve poor circulation, reverse excessive blood clotting, lower high cholesterol and prevent heart disease.
When consumed, cayenne pepper has the power to relieve a toothache, seasickness, alcoholism, malaria and fever; it’s also used to help people who have difficulty swallowing. When applied topically, cayenne pepper benefits the skin, too. It alleviates pain caused by shingles, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and even as part of a natural remedy for fibromyalgia.
Protection, strength, working with Salamanders (Fire Elementals) To aid separation (such as divorce), emotional heartache, used as a traditional offering to the Goddess and God. Cayenne pepper scattered around your house will break bad spells. Adding it to love powders will ensure that your love will be spicy, and can inflame the loved one with passion. Drink in Teas (for strength, motivation, and courage) or hung in the four corners of the house (for protection). As for increasing the size of the aura, it’s a hot herb, and as body temperature increases, it stands to reason that the aura would also increase. Speeds up the effect of any mixture to which it is added. Scatter around the house to break hexes. Use in love sachets. Used to reverse evil and return it to the sender. Eat a meal hot with cayenne before a night of Bacchanalian celebrating – it will curb drunkenness.
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