Here are Some of The Lesser Known Uses of Bananas


� Equal parts of warm olive oil and mashed bananas make an excellent moisturizing facemask for dry weathered skin. Apply the mixture to a clean face and wash off after fifteen minutes.

� Use a little bit of heated honey with a mashed banana for moisturizing all skin types. Apply mixture to a clean face and wash off after fifteen minutes.

� It is believed by the inebriate that drinking a cold banana milkshake sweetened with honey can usually cure a hangover.

� Iron deficiencies in women can cause weakness and sluggishness. Adding iron rich bananas to the diet can combat those deficiencies.


� PMS symptoms usually include mood swings caused by irregular blood glucose levels. Eating a banana will help regulate those levels.

� Leg and toe cramps are believed to sometimes be caused by a potassium deficiency. Adding potassium rich bananas to the diet seems to quell the cramps.

� Try rubbing the inside of a banana peel over a mosquito bite to relieve itching and swelling.


� Bananas offer natural antacid relief from heartburn.
Besides being great food, banana fiber is used to banana fiber is used to make bank notes, tea bags, rope, thread and string.