What is useful pumpkin?
What kind of orange watermelon is sold on store shelves? Of course, this is a beautiful pumpkin! Many people know how to cook it and what it is, but they do not even know about the healing properties.
Why is a pumpkin healthy?
Pumpkin is useful for people with visual impairment. Pumpkin contains a lot of carotene, more than carrots and liver. It has many beneficial vitamins, pumpkin is rich in fats, proteins, carbohydrates, potassium, calcium, iron and glucose.
People with problems in the cardiovascular system are recommended to use this wonderful vegetable, as it contains a sufficient amount of potassium, improves heart function, and also strengthens blood vessels. Vitamins C and B help to excrete salt from the body, which prevents an increase in blood pressure, so pumpkin is especially recommended for hypertension. In this vegetable there is a lot of pectin, and it contributes to the elimination of cholesterol. Drink pumpkin juice for insomnia, nervous disorders, kidney failure, as well as inflammation of the urinary system. Speaking of insomnia ...In the evening, this wonderful vegetable helps you fall asleep faster, and during the day it charges you with vigor and energy. Forget about chronic fatigue and memory problems by eating a pumpkin.
Pumpkin is needed for proper metabolism. Did you know that pumpkin juice should be drunk with chronic constipation, hemorrhoids, because in pumpkin fiber is not fibrous, that is, it is better absorbed by the body. It can be eaten for people with gastritis, and ulcers. Well, if we talk about seeds, they are also able to expel worms from the body. Give the children pumpkin seeds, thus, the prevention of this disease will be carried out.
To avoid problems with the power of men, eat a pumpkin, as old people say. Probably not just like that, in the old days the love potion was made from pumpkin seeds, peeled and ground into flour. According to doctors, pumpkin juice and pumpkin seeds help men to keep their sex life in good shape. A large amount of zinc in the pumpkin maintains potency, helps with prostatitis. If a disease such as inflammation of the prostate gland, touched a man, then he should drink 1 glass of pumpkin juice a day. The course lasts 2-3 weeks.
When dealing with skin problems, a pumpkin will be a very good helper. Turn pumpkin pulp into mush and apply to affected areas in case of eczema, rashes, pimples or even burns. People whose work makes it necessary to spend a whole day on their feet suffer from pain in their feet, complain of skin problems in those areas. The same gruel will help relieve pain and cure legs.
How useful pumpkin for beauty
Whatever skin type you have, pumpkin gruel will be an excellent tonic for the face. Squeeze a cotton disc with pumpkin juice, wipe your face, after 15 minutes you should wash your face. Apply the pulp of pumpkin on the skin of the face, leave for 15 minutes. After that, wash off the mask, rinse your face with cool water. Twice a week is enough for such a procedure. The course can last 5-7 weeks. If the skin of the face is clearly dry, mix boiled pumpkin gruel (2 tablespoons) with 1 tablespoon of vegetable (well olive oil) oil. This mask is applied to the face and held for 20 minutes. Pumpkin will help get rid of excess greasy skin of the face, acne, narrow pores, if you wipe her face with a slice.
Cosmetics using pumpkins perfectly tighten and nourish the skin of the face and body. It's all about vitamin E, which helps to fight the aging of human skin.It prevents the appearance of wrinkles and annoying spots of aging. Vitamin E in the pumpkin can even alleviate the unpleasant symptoms of menopause: back pain, shoulder pain, feeling cold. And vitamin E in combination with carotene, which are present in the orange pumpkin beauty, prevents aging of the body at the cellular level, and also reduces the risk of cancer.