You won’t throw your banana peels away anymore after reading this article.
Normally, banana peels end up in the waste bin after the banana has been consumed. But there are different, amazing benefits of saving your banana peels.
Here are seven interesting reasons why you should not throw away your banana peels.
1. They help to whiten the teeth
You can get sparkling teeth from banana peels. All you need to do is rub the banana peels on your teeth for a minute. You can do this every day until you get the desired result.
2. They treat pimples
Acne disappears when you massage banana peels on your face and body for some minutes every day.
3. They reduce wrinkles
The skin is hydrated when you mash banana peels mixed with egg yolk and rub the mixture on your skin.
4. They relieve pain
Banana peels can serve as a pain reliever when you apply directly on the painful area and leave on for some minutes till the pain is gone. You can also mix vegetable oil with your banana peels.
5. They function as polish for shoes
You can rub banana peels on your shoes to make them shine.
6. They serve as food to animals
You can dry banana peels under the sun, grind them and use as feed for pigs, rabbits and chicken.
7. They serve as fertilizer for tomato plants
Tomato plants can absorb nutrients from banana peels when wrapped around the plant.