Loofah from loofah – ideal for water treatment
For anybody not a secret that the quality of the wool depends largely on how well we clean and otshelushivaet the skin during water treatment. Most of us lately is accessories made of synthetic materials (nylon, foam, viscose, polyester), though many have a great alternative to use natural materials. Washcloth of loofah was practically in every house, although few people thought about its origins. But this is a great plant not only serves as raw material for the manufacture of bathroom products, but also used for food and has excellent decorative effect. It is this diversity of loofah leads to a new wave of its popularity because it is easy to grow on your HOMESTEAD or summer cottage.
Properties of natural wool
What are the qualities of a loofah sponge natural? She is having a tough peeling effect. It is often used not only during bathing, but also for some cleansing procedures. Washcloth of loofah rids the skin of dead cells, improves blood circulation, stimulates the production of elastin and collagen, rejuvenates and smoothes the skin, improves its elasticity. Many also point out a good anti-cellulite effect of the use of such amenities. Washcloth of loofah excellent massages, but it is not irritating even sensitive skin. Due to the natural structure it has a polishing effect on the cells of the epidermis, making it silky. Its application allows to stimulate the regeneration of the skin on problem areas.
The cultivation and production of loofah loofah
Grow this plant can only those who live in temperate latitudes of our country, because it has a fairly long growing season. It is best to use seedling method of cultivation. Seeds are sown in March in peat pots and grown plants are planted outside in late may. This wusasa plants have female and male flowers. To stimulate fruit growth you need to pinch back long shoots too. Increases the yield and artificial pollination. At each plant it is better to leave 2-3 of the ovary, and the side shoots to trim. Through such action the fruit will grow faster and will have larger size.
Young loofah can be eaten, but when she begins to peresevat in its tissue formed a kind of hard mesh, which is subsequently used for the manufacture of sponges. In mid-autumn fully ripe fruits dry out on the bushes right. Before the frost they are collected and dried in a warm room for a couple of weeks. How to make a loofah from loofah at home? The fruits, which are dried, and they rattle seeds ready for extraction of the mesh. Seeds are removed through a small hole at the tip of the fruit. Then it is dipped in boiling water for about 10 minutes. Further, the loofah peel from the skin, seeds and excess fibers. To the prepared mesh on the edges of the fabric sew the handle to the sponge from the loofah was easy to use. Care this bath accessory is simple: it is enough dry them well after use and replaced every 3 months.