The next coconut water you ask? Watermelon water! We chat up Miami’s top wellness specialist and acupuncture physician at The Standard, Lori Bell, on WTRMLN WTR which she calls a “wonder juice.” Bell adds, “In Chinese Herbal Medicine, watermelon rind has been used for thousands of years. It helps with kidney function, diabetes, lowers high blood pressure, improves skin, sexual function, and weight loss.” Without further ado, Bell shares 6 feel-good facts about the newest watermelon juice to hit shelves, WTRMLN WTR…
1. It Hydrates the Body
Made up of 92 percent water and full of important electrolytes, WTRMLN WTR should be your go-to drink — from pre-gaming at LIV, to fighting the dreaded morning hangover.
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2. It Keeps Things Moving Along (Um, You Get It)
Watermelon, because of its water and fiber content, helps to prevent constipation and promote regularity for a healthy digestive tract.
3. Fights the Bloat
Yes, really. Choline is an important and versatile nutrient in WTRMLN WTR that aids our bodies in sleep, muscle movement, learning and memory.
4. Think of it as an Insta Facial, Too
WTRMLN WTR is also great for your skin because it contains vitamin A, a nutrient required for sebum production that keeps hair moisturized. Vitamin A is also necessary for the growth of all bodily tissues, including skin and hair. You glow, girls and boys!
5. Buh-Bye Muscle Soreness
Watermelon has been shown to reduce muscle soreness and improve recovery time following exercise in athletes. WTRMLN WTR is packed with antioxidants, potassium and the amino acid L-citrulline. Take that, knots!
6. It Tastes Darn Good and Is Good For You
WTRMLN WTR is cold pressed, using the rind and flesh with a dash of organic lemon. It not only tastes yummy, it’s packed with electrolytes and contains more potassium than three bananas. Now, that’s b-a-n-a-n-a-s.