The most common thing to do with banana peels is to throw them in the garbage. But Did you know banana peels are also extremely useful? They can help with everything from whiten teeth to repel insects.
Here at Bastion News, we collected the most useful uses for banana peels that will surely change how you feel about this fruit :
1. They help reduce acne :
Banana peels include vitamin C and vitamin E and they also include potassium, zinc, iron, and manganese. These nutrients can calm inflamed skin and reduce acne outbreaks. Besides, banana peels contain lutein and carotenoids which are fat-soluble compounds that help fight inflammation and acne breakouts.
2. They can polish your silver :
When your silver begins to lose its luster or it begins to tarnish, try using a banana peel. The inside of a banana peel contains substances such as potassium that help clean metal objects.
3. Easy composting :
Adding a banana peel to your compost pile will help introduce more calcium, magnesium, sulfur, phosphates, potassium, and sodium — all of which are vital to the healthy growth of your plants.
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