Banana peel contains many different and useful properties such as: antibiotic, antifungal and enzymatic properties as well as vitamins B6, B12, pottasium and magnesium. In addition, banana peel is moisturizing and nutritious.
For over the centuries, Indian people have been using the nutritional benefits of banana peel, while people in America are toosing it into the trash.
We all know the sweet taste of banana’s flesh, but its skin is a little biter, fibrous and thick, so in order to consume it, you should either blend it into various smoothies, or boil it, bake and even fry it for 10 minutes. In this way, the tough texture of the peel will losen up and it will be easier to digest and chew the peel.
Here is why consuming banana peels is good for your body.
In order to eliminate warts, use banana peel by applying it on the wart and protect it with a bandage or just rub the affected area with the inner side of the peel.
Banana peel can be used as a remedy against psoriasis. What you need to do is to scrub the peel on the affected area. You can also use it to moisturize the skin, to relieve itchiness and cure psoriasis in just a few days.
Brighten up houseplants
Whipe down the leaves of your plants if they are dusty or dingy with the inside part of the banana instead of using water that will just spread the dust around.
Reduce inflammation and irritation by rubbing the banana peel over a certain area every night before sleeping. It can also prevent outbreaks.
Reduce itching of bug bite by rubbing the banana peel and it will calm your skin.
Banana peel is rich in potassium, so by holding it through the forehead and the back of the neck, will heal the root of your pain.
If you want to have your teeth whiten, use the banana peel since it is rich in pottasium, but chose a banana that seems ripe, because that is when the potassium levels are optimal.
Rub your theeth with the inner side of tha banana until they get completely covered with tha banana paste.
Apply for two minutes and then leave the banana paste for 10 minutes. After that, brush your theeth with a tooth paste to remove the residue.
Helps with hemorrhoids
In case of hemorrhoids, the peel of banana is amazingly effective, all you need to do is to rub the peel on the affected area about 5 minutes, 4-5 times a day.
Rashes and itches
Relieve rashes and itches by rubbing the inner side of the banana peel on the painful area 2 times per day until is completely gone.
Since the shoe polish contains potassium as banana peel does, you can use it to polish your shoes. Rub the shoe with the peel, and after that buff the shoes with a soft cloth. The natural oils of banana soak into the leather, so your shoes will last longer.