THE ALMIGHTY GINGER
Gili is inspired by the almighty ginger root that originates from the deep jungle. Our name symbolizes the energizing strength of [GI]nger blended with the zestiness of [LI]mon & a kiss of honey. It gets even better, we went back to the roots to create a drink that is 100% natural, organic, and above all 0% food waste. A healing boost that makes every heart beat faster.
Ginger is widely used as a spice & natural medicine. The story of Ginger dates back 5000 years in Asia, where the root was celebrated for its healing powers and a strong symbol of wealth and fertility to the Romans. Today, Ginger is one of the most powerful and popular spices in the world.
Why does Gili relate to Indonesia?
Indonesia is a homeland of herbal medicine or Jamu (Djamoe). The traditional health and beauty treatments based on botanical ingredients is part of an integrated system of inner and outer health and beauty. The herbal cures are made from natural ingredients such as roots to heal different types of ailments.
6 AMAZING GINGER HEALTH BENEFITS
Ginger acts as an anti-inflammatory thanks to its antioxidant properties that Gingerol (ginger's compound) holds. Stress, sports, or bad food habits can cause chronic inflammations which damages the healthy cells, tissues, and organs. This may lead to hearth attacks or chronic pain like arthritis. Implementing a daily ginger intake in your food habit will avoid those ailments.
Ginger is widely known as a natural cure against Nausea. The gingerol helps to settle the stomach and reduces symptoms of nausea and vomiting. Ginger appears to speed up emptying of the stomach, which can be beneficial for people with indigestion and related stomach discomfort. It is a popular alternative for pregnant women who suffer from morning sickness. It also lessens menstrual cramps. It even helps against indigestion. Ginger is basically magic to your stomach. Having a great dinner? Take a ginger shot to digest!
3. Lowers sugar levels
Ginger has been shown to lower blood sugar levels and improve various hearth disease risk factors in people with Diabetic (type 2).
4. Lowers cholesterol
Ginger can lead to significant reductions in LDL (bad) cholesterol, total cholesterol, and blood triglyceride levels.
Ginger’s reputation as an aphrodisiac is global. Advocates believe its sexually stimulating scent increases circulation and make erogenous zones more sensitive.
Implementing Ginger in your daily food habit will give you the boost you need to get you through the day without the need of cafeïne products.
We already mentioned this superfood has a high concentration of antioxidants. Start your detox cure with our Ginger Elixir.