The next you’re eating a banana, you might want to reconsider throwing away that banana peel. Here 10 things you probably didn’t know you could do with them.
1. Remove The Colour Of Bruises
Banana peels are said to contain chemicals that can help remove the colour deep purple colour we often see on bruises.
All you have to do is rub the peel against your bruise.
2. Polish Your Leather Shoes
Once again, the polishing effect is all thanks to the chemicals found in chemical peels.
3. Get Rid Of Acne
Banana peels contain vitamins A,B,C and E that can help heal skin and calm inflamed skin and reduce acne outbreaks too.
4. Whiten Your Teeth
The potassium, magnesium and manganese found in banana peels are said to be able to whiten teeth.
To get white teeth overnight, rub banana peels all over your teeth just before bed time.
5. Get Rid Of Warts
To get rid of a wart, wrap a banana skin around it for several days.
Alternatively, rub a banana peel on the affected area for several days until the wart drops off.