Homeland radish consider Egypt and China.From Egypt, radish fell in ancient Greece and thus to Europe.In ancient Greece, radish enjoyed a special honor.The celebrations dedicated to Apollo, the Greeks have brought a gift to the altar of its three main figures, in their concept, root vegetables - radishes, beets and carrots.In this radish was cast from gold, beet - of silver, and carrot - tin.
ancient Romans knew how to grow radishes fairly large size, it was considered very helpful for the stomach, and is often used as an antidote for mushroom poisoning.
In Russia radish came a long time ago.In the village she did not leave the table.Radish - an indispensable component of the dishes that are consumed during Lent.She was a member of one of the most popular in Russia everyday dishes - Turi.
Radish contains ascorbic acid, carotene, vitamin B, 5-6% sugars, fiber, volatile, lysozyme strong bactericide, choline, enzymes, trace elements - iodine, sulfur, bromine, magnesium, macronutrients - potassium, sodiu
Application to relieve fatigue
eye Put slices of radish, peeled, under the eyes.Hold 15 minutes.
lotion of pigment spots
Grate radish grated (you need 50 g pulp) and pour 250 ml of vinegar.The resulting composition, pour into a bottle with a glass stopper and place for two weeks in a dark cool place.Strain, add a liquid and a half liters of cold water.For removing age spots skin, moistened with water, wipe the lotion twice a day.After 10 minutes, rinse with warm and cold water alternately.
mask to improve the color person (Avicenna recipe)
Prepare a mixture of pulp black radish, cabbage, onion, dill and garlic (all the components you need to take in equal numbers) and apply it to your face.Hold for 20-30 minutes, rinse with cool boiled water.
Mask for sluggish skin (accelerates blood circulation)
Mix 1 tablespoon spoon sour cream with the same amount of radish juice and honey.Apply thin layer of the composition on the skin and as dry moisten it with the same composition two or three times.After 20 minutes, rinse with warm water.
mask to strengthen
normal hair Grate grated radish mid-size and squeeze the juice out of it.Add to it 1 tablespoon of vodka spoon and rub the hair roots.Leave for 30 minutes and then wash your hair.