Cucumber has anti-inflammatory and astringent effects. They are widely used in various spas and styling salon’s for skin lightening therapies. It is a must have vegetable for salads and diet foods as it is said to have 0.1g of fat content. The juicy and watery taste of cucumbers brings soothing effects that are most needed in season like summer. It helps to “cool” the inflammatory response in your body.
This can be used as a remedy to main health aliments. These are very low in calories and help to maintain a balanced healthy weight. It also contains potassium which helps to maintain blood pressure levels. Cucumbers peel is a good source of dietary fiber that offers protection against cancer and helps reduce constipation. Eating cucumbers freshens your breath and also lowers your stress.
Cucumber Used for home
It helps to remove foggy mirror. Rubbing cucumber on the mirror before your shower can prevent the mirror from fogging up. Cucumbers work great to eliminate squeaking. Rub a slice of cucumber along a squeaky hinge and the door will not squeak anymore. Ants are said to hate cucumbers and hence it is also used as a pest control.