- 6 collard greens, leaves only
- 2 celery stalks
- 2 Asian Pears
- 1 cucumber
- 1 lime
- 1/2 cup fresh basil leaves
Directions for Sweet Cucumber Basil Juice
Wash all produce well.
Peel the lime and put all ingredients through juicer and enjoy!
Basil leaves are well known for their antimicrobial properties. What many people don'y know is that basil works amazingly well at reducing menstrual cramps. In fact, this Sweet Cucumber Basil Juice recipe is a cramp killing super hero many women swear by!
Not in the mood for something cold, but want the same level of impact? Check out our Zucchini Basil Soup with Ginger and Chives recipe. The cramp reducing properties aren't just limited to the uterus.
Want to know more about basil? Read all about it here: Basil and Menstrual Cramps