A dose of cucumber for hair loss treatment


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A dose of cucumber for hair loss treatment

  1. 1. http://www.leimo-hairloss.co.uk http://www.leimo-hairloss.co.uk
  2. 2. “God must have been a . . . genius.  Their hair, they say that the hair is everything, you know?  Have you ever buried your nose in a mountain of curls, and just wanted to go to sleep forever? ” — I will always remember this line from the movie Scent of a Woman, something in reference to our beautiful head of hair.Millions of men and women all over the world suffer from hair lossproblems and the number is growing year after year. Luckily, thereare numerous approaches used for the treatment of this condition.Although there is no sure “cure”, there are topical or oralmedications, radical surgical approaches or natural herbal remediesto prevent and stop you from rapidly losing your hair.There are a wide variety of herbs and fruits which can help to stop hairloss and stimulate hair regrowth. One of the best and the most popularfruits which is very helpful in promoting hair growth is the cucumber. http://www.leimo-hairloss.co.uk
  3. 3. Cucumber is scientifically known as Cucumis sativus. It belongs to thesame family as watermelon, zucchini, pumpkin, and other types ofsquash. Cucumbers were thought to originate over 10,000 years agoin southern Asia.Early explorers and travelers introduced this vegetable to India andother parts of Asia. It was very popular in the ancient civilizations ofEgypt, Greece and Rome, whose people used it not only as a food butalso for its beneficial skin healing properties.Varieties of cucumber are grown either to be eaten fresh or to bepickled. Those that are to be eaten fresh are commonly called slicingcucumbers. Cucumbers such as gherkins that are specially cultivatedto make pickles are oftentimes much smaller than slicing cucumbers.Drinking cucumber juice will help you deal with any nutritionaldeficiencies that might be causing your hair loss. Cucumber containsascorbic acid (Vitamin C) and caffeic acid, fiber, along with mineralslike silica, potassium and magnesium. http://www.leimo-hairloss.co.uk
  4. 4. Silica helps stopping hair fall because it stimulates cell metabolismand new cell formation in the body including that in the scalp. It alsohelps in absorption of vitamins and minerals which stimulates hairgrowth. Magnesium contributes to protein synthesis as it improveshair growth.On the other hand, increasing potassium intake will remove excesssodium and eliminate potassium deficiency, which results to hair loss.Hence, eating cucumber as part of a healthy diet will be good for thebody and hair in general.Cucumbers help assist in minimizing and alleviating a variety ofhealth issues and concerns. For those wishing to decrease their bloodpressure, drinking this fruit in the form of juice may provide anoticeable amount of relief as the blood pressure slowly declines. Forcosmetic purposes, cucumbers are useful in removing eye bags andpromoting healthy development of skin and nails to serious concernssuch as potentially decreasing the risk of cancer development. http://www.leimo-hairloss.co.uk
  5. 5. There are a variety of ways to prepare cucumber juice, includingsimply running a freshly washed cucumber through a juicer.However, you may also combine this great, refreshing fruit drinkwith other juices such as carrot juice. Try adding sugar and honeyto your cucumber beverage to sweeten it to taste.Many people prefer to add ginger to the drink mix for a spark offlavor. Regardless of which cucumber juice mix you use, drinkingand eating these healthy cucumbers will definitely help youmaintain a healthy lifestyle, proving to be highly beneficial to yourhair and body! http://www.leimo-hairloss.co.uk