cucumbers. More than food.
Not only are Cucumbers packed with H2O (96% water), they are an excellent source of silica, a trace mineral that helps make skin stronger. Silica is often in makeup or face cream, to help skin absorb moisture for that wanted matte finish. It’s also a natural anti-inflammatory that can soothe skin. You know the old trick of placing chilled cucumber slices on your eyes to take down puffiness? It works.