In the eighteenth century, a strawberry hybrid was introduced taking its short and beautiful size from South America and it took its taste as well as light fragrance from France. Today, United States, Canada, France, Japan, Italy, Australia and New Zealand are the largest strawberry producers in the whole world.
The red hot strawberries includes the maximum amount of antioxidant and anticancer. The antioxidants can lower the chronic disease, liver cancer cell and great effect on cancer and heart disease. On the other side, the anticancer lowers breast cancer, heart disease, oesophagus, skin, colon, prostate and pancreas. It is a nutritive fruits that has an amazing source of fiber, Vitamins C and K, manganese, pantothenic acid, vitamin B1, and iodine, folic acid, biotin, and vitamin B6. In short, it provides a number of minerals and vitamins that overall affect the body and soul positively.
You will be thrill to know that the cute strawberry red fruit can be eaten in varied ways.
- The first and the easiest method to eat the strawberries are to pick them directly from plants, wash properly and then eat them.
- The second healthy way of eating strawberries is in a bowl of milk with 5-6 different types of fruits.
- Nobody can never ever say NO to ice cream. The strawberry ice cream flavor can deliver incredible taste sensation.
- The strawberries can be added into the fruit salads that can unbelievably make you healthy and revitalize.
- Last but not the least is the leaves of strawberry plant in herbal tea.
Mouth watery strawberries have some other bunch of health benefits that act as a nutritive fruit for both mind and soul. A low caloric fruit is a great skin care agent. It is very beneficial for the oily and sunburned skin to enhance the skin texture, reduces roughness and provides a glowing complexion. It minimizes the puffiness and wrinkles if placed over the eyes regularly.
Strawberries can add to some of the beauty ingredients for the skin radiant. So let’s go through a few homemade beauty recipes that can naturally glow your skin texture.
Strawberry Facemask – Form a thick paste of 2 or 3 ripe strawberries with 2 table spoons of pure grounded oats and 1 drop of lemon essential oil. Then apply this paste on face and neck area for 20 minutes. Rinse off with cool water and afterwards apply a toner and moisturizer.
For beautiful and radiant skin – Thoroughly mash 1 or 2 strawberries with some water to make a slight thick paste for applying on face and neck for the whole night. Rinse it in the morning with cold water.
When you select fresh strawberries, it is better to go for those who are bright, deep red without green or white hard tips. The caps and leaves must be fresh green. If you want your strawberries fresh and last for longer time then do not wash them until and unless you actually eat or use it for skin or any other body treatment. Place your sweet fruit in a container with paper towels in between the rows.