Tag: other uses of capsaicin
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There’s someone in your office or workspace that’s driving you crazy. He might even be doing it right now. Okay, we say he, but it could be anyone; annoying coworkers cover a broad spectrum of the population. All of us, in fact, it’s just that some people are really good at getting under your skin. […]
If you’ve ever wondered what exactly it is that makes chili peppers so hot, it’s time to take a closer look at a little something called capsaicin. In more simple terms, capsaicin is the active ingredient naturally found in chili peppers, and packaged up into some of your favorite hot sauce. This fiery chemical compound […]
If you’ve ever wondered what makes a pepper so hot, it has to do with capsaicin. That’s the spicy hot ingredient packed in chili peppers, but able to deliver much more than just a dose of flavor with your next meal. Some credit capsaicin for helping to increase your metabolism, burning fat and calories even […]