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Beauty tricks to be followed at night


Dab your face with fresh mint juice mixed with some cucumber juice each night. Cucumber juice applied on to the skin will help keep the skin cool and glowing.

Summer Refresher : Cucumber

cucumber for eyes

There’s nothing that can rejuvenate the face like chilled cucumber! Simply slice it thinly and apply it to the face or grind it and remove the juice and apply . This helps refresh the skin, reduce puffiness and tighten pores.

Remedies for Dark Circles


* Just massage gently around the eyes with few drops of almond oil for a minute. Wipe it off with cotton after 15 minutes.
* Mix cucumber juice and potato juice, apply it on the dark circles and wash it off after 20 minutes..!

Cucumber to eliminate Root Canal Pain


The cooling effect of the cucumber successfully reduces the sharp shooting pain and sensitivity created due to the root canal inflammation, as it comes with anti-inflammatory properties. Just place a slightly cold piece of cucumber on the affected area and leave it on until you experience some relief.

Cucumber Treats Sunburn

cucumber for eyes

Cucumber is one of the best ingredients that treats sunburn. It soothes the skin and speeds up the healing process. It calms the skin of any redness or irritation too. Place cucumber slices on the affected area and remove it after sometime.

Cucumber has the property to remove the tan from skin

Cucumber has the property to remove the tan from skin

Cucumber has the property to remove the tan from skin. Take a small piece of cucumber peel of the skin and grind the piece in the mixer grinder by adding few drops of olive oil.Now the pack is ready. Clean the face with water  and and wipe it with dry towel.Now apply the pack in your face and neck. Cut the cucumber in circular shape and keep it in the eyes.Relax for 20 minutes. Then wash the face with cold water. You will feel tension free and Amazing results will be seen in the skin immediately.

Cucumber is the most common remedies for dark circles


Cucumber is the most common remedies which is suggested for dark circles. Take a juice from cucumber piece and apply that juice with the help of cotton and leave it for 20 minutes and then wash it. Continuous use of this pack will help to reduce the dark circle
Instead of cucumber juice we can directly put the cucumber pieces cut in to circular shape in the eyes. Keep the piece for 30 minutes or better take a little nap and then take this pieces. Do it daily and you will see the results very soon.

Benefits of Cucumber

Cucumber is a natural toner, has cooling properties and helps to improve a dull greasy complexion. It is used as an astringent to cleanse the skin. Grade or puree cucumber in a blender,sieve and extract the juice. Apply the juice all over your face and neck, leave it for 30 minutes and rinse well with cold water. It also helps in cleansing the pores.

If you are suffering from puffy eyes, place cucumber slice on closed eyes and relax for 15 minutes. It helps reduce water retention and puffiness of eyes.

Cucumber are known to contain lariciresinol, pinoresinol, and secoisolariciresinol. These three lignans have a strong history of research in connection with reduced risk of several cancer types, including breast cancer, ovarian cancer, uterine cancer and prostate cancer.

Cucumber is an excellent source of silica, which is known to help promotes joint health by strengthening the connective tissues. They are also rich in vitamin A, B1, B6, C & D, Folate, Calcium, Magnesium, and Potassium. When mixed with carrot juice, they can relieve gout and arthritis pain by lowering the uric acid levels

Watermelon and cucumber to rejuvenate skin

watermelon and cucumber

Watermelon also contains lycopene that helps to fight off wrinkles, fine lines and saggy eyes. Prepare a face mask using watermelon, lemon juice and cucumber. Apply this pack on to the face. Leave it on for sometime and later rinse