CAYENNE (Capsicum frutescens ) aka - Capsicum, Red Pepper, Bird Pepper, African Bird Pepper
Cayenne increases thermogenesis for weight loss. It slows fat absorption in the small intestine and increases the metabolic rate. It gives the system a cardiovascular lift by exciting the heart thereby, effectively increasing circulation. It is high in vitamin A, which is essential for normal vision, cellular activity, reproduction and healthy immunity. It helps heal ulcers in the cell structures of our arteries, veins, and capillaries. Cayenne increases the heart’s action without increasing blood pressure. It has been shown to lower serum cholesterol and serum triglycerides. It will help cold hands and feet because of its effect on circulation.
- Primary uses: Here are just a few of the maladies that Cayenne can provide relief for: • Arthritis • Blood pressure, high/low • Poor Circulation • Diabetes • Heart problems • Stroke • Veins, varicose • Ulcers