What are useful pears?

October 13, 2014
What are useful pears?

Pear is not only a useful delicacy, but also has long been used in traditional medicine. What are useful pears - you will learn from our article.

Pears contain vitamins, minerals, iron, iodine, potassium, manganese, and essential oils.

Useful properties of pear

  • Strengthens the immune system and supports the protective functions of the body;
  • Maintains digestion is normal;
  • Increases appetite;
  • A positive effect on the work of the heart, kidneys, liver;
  • Beneficial effect on bones, hair and skin;
  • Relieves inflammation;
  • Fights infections;
  • Improves mood;
  • Accelerates metabolism;
  • Helps cell renewal;
  • Tones the body;
  • Helps relieve muscle soreness;
  • Helps fight insomnia.

Interesting facts about pear

Pears taste sweeter than apples, but they have less sugar. Pear also differs in nutritional value, but its caloric content is rather low.

The stronger the smell of a pear - so it is more useful.

Do not eat the pear on an empty stomach or drink water.

If you have a cold, cough, gastritis, or diarrhea, a decoction of pears will help: half a cup of dried fruit must be mixed with threespoons of oatmeal and boil in two glasses of water. Let it stand and take half a cup four times a day.

Pear - an excellent food product during fasting days. It is necessary to carry out such a procedure once every four days, while eating up to two kilograms of pears. It helps to get rid of excess weight and get a healthy complexion.

Properties of pear in cosmetology

For cosmetic purposes, both fruits and pear leaves are used.

  • Rejuvenates and refreshes the skin;
  • Regenerates skin cells;
  • Heals wounds;
  • Improves skin texture;
  • Treats acne;
  • Normalizes the sebaceous glands;
  • Helps to reduce pores;
  • Enriches the skin with vitamins;
  • It gives a healthy complexion;
  • Makes the skin supple and smooth;
  • Brightens freckles;
  • Eliminates excessive sweating.

Pear Rejuvenating Mask

Apply pear pulp to cleansed face, neck, chest and skin of hands for 15 minutes. Wash off with warm water.

Another recipe for anti-aging masks is to add a spoonful of honey and a spoonful of orange juice to pear mush. Apply to skin for 15 minutes and rinse with warm infusion of green tea.

Nourishing mask

Grind oatmeal and mix with the pulp of pear, apply on face for 15 minutes. Rinse with cool water.

Hair Mask

Mix the pulp of the pear with a raw egg and two spoons of olive oil. Apply to hair, leave the mask overnight. In the morning wash off with shampoo.

For rinsing hair - make a decoction of two tablespoons of crushed pear leaves and half a cup of boiling water. Insist half an hour.