Thursday, 17 January 2013

Sponge Gourd And Its Associated Benefits

Sponge gourd belongs to plant of Cucurbitaceae family. These are used as kitchen and bath sponge. These are also used as vegetables in various parts of the world. This gourd is considered as a powerhouse of nutrition. It is rich in dietary fiber, zinc, riboflavin, iron and Vitamin C. The low fat content has made them very popular among people who are into dieting. This used for curing jaundice. The ridges of this gourd is pounded and squeezed to extract the juice from these vegetables. You can even consume the dried gourd seeds which are grinded to form powder.

Sponge Gourd
Sponge gourd is also noted as blood purifying agent. It nourishes and protects the liver. You can use this for lowering sugar level in the blood. Other these benefits there are another important aspect of this gourd. It is used for skin care. These are harvested for making bath sponge. The gourd is allowed to dry when they become mature. The seeds and skin is removed from the main body. This is used as a product for exfoliation. The dead cells of skin are removed so that the skin remains smooth.  Proper care should be taken while storing these products.

There are companies from where you can buy seeds of sponge gourd. These companies supply the best type of seeds to the farmers. Most of these seeds are resistant to various diseases and weather conditions.

 These companies have experts who look after the extracting and storing these seeds. They take special care while storing the seeds. There are even companies from where you can buy bathing sponge. These sponges are available in various shapes and sizes. You can even check various websites to get information about companies who are into this business. Try to get information about the price associated with these products.


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