1. High fiber content:
The dietary fiber content of okra/lady’s finger is known to be high and hence many health specialists recommend it for digestive benefits. The fibers aid the process of digestion in the body by facilitating proper bowel movement.
2. Prevents Diabetes:
Lady finger (Bhindi) is known to aid in prevention of diabetes. It is rich in fibre which helps in the prevention of this disease.
3. Good folate content:
Folates present in Lady finger (Bhindi) reduce the neural tube defects in a new born baby. So it is highly recommended for women during pre-conception period or pregnancy.
4. Vitamin K benefits:
5. Controls Asthma:
Asthma can also be treated by including Lady finger (Bhindi) in your meals. People diagnosed with asthma are strongly suggested to consume Lady finger (Bhindi).
6. Prevents Constipation:
Facilitating proper absorption of water, Lady finger (Bhindi) vegetable ensures free motion disposal by the body and hence prevents constipation.
7. Prevents Sun stroke:
Lady finger (Bhindi) helps prevent sun strokes.
8. Prevents colon cancer:
It is believed that all diseases begin in the colon; Adding Lady finger (Bhindi) to your meals ensures prevention of colon cancer and related diseases to a great extent
9. Controls obesity:
With regular usage of Lady finger (Bhindi), in either raw or cooked form, you can avoid obesity to a great extent. Obesity is not necessarily due to consumption of fatty and calorific foods but also due to lack of nutrients.
10. Controls cholesterol level:
This vegetable ensures lesser absorption of cholesterol preventing heart diseases and ailments occurring due to cholesterol in the blood. Cholesterol is a dominant factor in the body that triggers obesity and heart diseases.
Skin Benefits Of Lady finger (Bhindi):
11. Dietary fibre for healthy skin:
Lady finger (Bhindi) is a rich source of dietary fiber. It is also keeps the digestion problem away. Proper digestion reflects through a healthy-looking skin.
12. Vitamin C for younger skin:
Vitamin C found in Lady finger (Bhindi) actually helps maintain a younger looking skin. It aids in repairing body tissues. This in turn helps keep your skin younger and also makes it look more vibrant.
13. Prevents skin pigmentation:
The nutrients found in Lady finger (Bhindi) actually helps to prevent skin pigmentation. It is useful for rejuvenating your skin and repairing damages.
14. Bouncy hair:
If you are tired of your distressed hair, try using Lady finger (Bhindi) to get that bounce back. Boil Lady finger (Bhindi) with some water and the transparent mucilage that you get can be used to get your bouncy hair back.
15. Hair conditioner:
The same mucilage can be used as hair conditioner. Wash your hair and squeeze out excess water. Massage the watery mucilage through your hair and rinse thoroughly with water.
16. Scalp moisturiser:
Lady finger (Bhindi) is an excellent moisturizer for your dry and itchy scalp. It leaves your hair feeling soft and isn’t harmful like other cosmetics available in the market. It is great for people with unruly, curly and lifeless hair.
17. Fights dandruff:
Lady finger (Bhindi) improves the overall scalp condition and fights dandruff. It moisturizes your scalp and keeps dandruff away.
18. Shiny hair:
Lady finger (Bhindi), when used as a hair rinse, gives great shine to your hair. You can give your regular conditioner a miss once in a while and take care of your hair the natural way.
Other Benefits Of Bhindi / Lady’s Finger:
1. Improving immunity
2. Improving eyesight
3. Weight loss
4. Preventing constipation
5. Avoiding anaemia
6. Preventing diabetes
Lady's finger (Bhindi, Okra) - ঢেঁড়স - भिन्डी - 500g
- Product Code: Lady's finger (Bhindi)
- Availability: 2-3 Days