Benefits Of Banana Peel 


By Mehak Pal
Published Sep 28, 2021

Hindustan Times


Bananas are delicious and healthy but did you know that banana peels also have numerous benefits

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Here are a few amazing benefits of banana peel

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Banana peel has high potassium and moisture content which helps hydrate the skin

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The antioxidants in banana peels act as an anti-ageing agent by preventing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles

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Adding banana peel to your beauty regime will help exfoliate the skin and slough off excess sebum on the skin’s surface 

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 Its high silica content can help smoothen frizzy hair

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Massage banana peel on the face and body for five minutes every day to tackle pimples and acne

An easy remedy to treat acne breakouts is to mash a ripe banana peel and add a few drops of lemon juice and honey. Apply it on the affected area and rinse after 15 mins

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Use a banana peel to tackle dark circles and baggy eyes, mix it with aloe vera gel, and place it under the eyes for an hour

 Banana peel acts as a defence system to fight dandruff. Apply a banana peel hair mask on the scalp to moisturise it and reduce dandruff

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