Cucumber water is easy to make. It is very vital to health. The plant is a vegetable.
Cucumber is widely cultivated herbaceous (twig) annual crop. It produces a green fruit which is shaped like a small gourd.
The plant is said to be the 4th most cultivated crop throughout the world. It is both tropical and temperate as it can grow virtually in most agroecologist, provided it has access to water, sunlight and of course good soil.
Nutritional Properties Of Cucumber
Cucumber has a high vitamin content, which includes vitamins A, B and C.
It also has lots of minerals including phosphorus and potassium and so many yet unidentified bioactive agents. It is 75% water. It has a steriod also.
Medicinal Uses Of Cucumber Water
The mashed poultice of cucumber is a beautiful product for the face. Women use this mashed, poultice, or mask on their faces to remove pimples, blemishes dark spots, e.g, eczemas, wrinkles.
It regenerates the skin. Their seems to be an anti ageing bioactive agent for this. However this has not been fully documented.
Though evidence shows practically that women, who use the poultice or mash or mask on their faces have beautiful, spotless, glossy and youngish faces.
Hydration Of The Body With Cucumber Water
The fact that cucumber is 75% water is a fast way of rehydrating the body. This is very important as most people are dehydrating without knowing.
Especially in case of diarrhea, the liquid electrolyte level of the body can be prevented from reaching a dangerous. This could be achieved with the consumption of cucumber water.
Generally, water is life and its importance to the human body cannot be overstressed. It becomes even more powerful as cucumber water
Anti Cancer Agent
It is said that cucumber has 3 important active ingredients that fight cancer in the body.
Consumption of cucumber water regularly is reported to be good for preventing or fighting cancers.