Translated from the Latin "aguros" - immature.Indeed, a young cucumber delicious and mature testes malosedobny.Cucumber - an annual plant lianovidnoe.Homeland him - India, where he came into use in 3000 BCFor cucumber Slavs came from Byzantium.The roots of cucumber surface, the flexible stem and juicy.Male and female flowers are produced on the same plant, but in different places, may be bisexual flowers.The fruit is called a false yagoda.Pischevaya value of cucumber is small.Its fruits are attracted juiciness, pleasant and refreshing taste, aroma.
In cucumber contains enzymes that help digestion of animal protein, vitamins C, B1, B2, potassium salt, sugar, a lot of trace elements.
Academician VIEdelstein said: "The cucumber 95% water, but not water."Fresh cucumbers are recommended for diseases of the cardiovascular system, liver, kidneys, polyarthritis, gout.This is a valuable dietary product for people suffering from diabetes and obesity.
Pickles useful for constipation, becauseincrease the amount
Cucumber mask face.
- When dry skin with pigment spots or freckles face pre-rubbed with olive or corn oil and make a hot compress of chamomile (20 g of dry inflorescences pour 1/2 cup of boiling water, to insist cooling, filter).Then applied to the skin of cucumber pulp.This mask softens the skin making it fresh and elastic, narrows pores, bleaches freckles.
- well nourishes the skin faded mixture of grated cucumber with 1 teaspoon of honey.Slurry is applied on the face for 20 minutes, then rinsed with warm water.
- When wrinkles mixed with 50 ml of cucumber and strawberry 50 ml (from strawberry) juice, 200 ml of vodka and 0.5 g of powdered salicylic acid.This liquid wipe the face every night for several weeks.
for oily skin cucumber mask do the following:
- softens and freshens porous wrinkled skin mix 1 tablespoon grated on a fine grater eyes schennogo cucumber with 1 tablespoon of whipped egg whites.Gruel applied to the face, after 15-20 minutes, wash off with cold water t.
- With wrinkled skin mix 1/4 cup of milk with the same number of cucumber juice.This mixture is moistened layer of cotton or gauze and put them on the face, covering the top with a wet towel.After 15-20 minutes, remove the mask, face wipe and lubricate the cream.