The banana has long been a lunchbox favourite and it can now proudly be dubbed one of our pantry beauty favourites aswell. Banana has wonderful soothing and nourishing properties, perfect for tired hair and skin.
Burn PatientsEspecially for people with burns, you can use banana leaves as a treatment. Way, burned skin smeared with a mixture of banana leaf ash and coconut oil. This mixture is able to cool the burned skin.
Banana Beauty Recipes: Lemon Face Pack (for oily skin): If you have an oily skin, add a spoon of milk and two spoons of lemon juice to smashed banana pulp. Apply the pack on your face to wait for twenty minutes. Wash with clean water.
Honey Face Pack (for normal to dry skin):Take mashed banana and add a spoon of honey to it. Apply on your face and leave it on for fifteen minutes. Both banana and honey have natural moisturizing properties that hydrate dry skin and make your skin feel supple.
Dry Eyes: Eating a banana every day can be very useful, if you suffer from dry eyes. Since bananas are very rich in potassium, they help to control the balance of sodium and release of fluid in your cells, which results in preventing dry eyes. Simply eat banana a day and get rid of dry eyes.
Benefits of bananas fruit to your diet: Do eat a diet with 4 bananas and 4 glasses of liquid milk for 3 days per week. The number of calories and the menu is very healthy. Besides losing weight, the surface skin of the face will look clean and not oily.
Bananas for hair: Mash 1/2 to 1 whole (depending on length of hair) until it becomes a creamy paste or just a cream, add in your favorite natural oil or a mash an Avacado to mix in with it and then apply to hair after washing or co-washing. Start at the root with this one to really focus on your scalp and work the mask down to your ends. Leave on for 30 minutes covered by a plastic shower cap and then rinse using your regular conditioner.