Cucumbers are in the botanical family Cucurbitaceae, with honeydew, cantaloupe, and watermelon. With 95% water content cucumbers are naturally low in calories, fat, cholesterol, and sodium.
#1 Hydration *With 95% water content and containing important electrolytes, cucumber helps prevent dehydration and also refreshing. 👍Adding cucumber to your water increases water consumption.
#2 Skin *Using cucumber topically has a cooling and soothing effect that decreases swelling, irritation and inflammation. 👍Cucumbers on the eyes decreases morning puffiness, or placed on the skin to alleviate and treat sunburn.
#3 Bone health *Low levels of Vitamin K increases the risk for bone fracture. Cucumber is high in Vitamin K, and aids in improving Calcium absorption essential for optimal bone health.
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