Sure, bananas taste delicious. You’ve obviously seen them used in fruit bowls, smoothies, and as the go-to food choice of certain cartoon monkeys. But there are tons of amazingly helpful uses for bananas and banana peels that you most likely did not know about. These tips and tricks can help your health and maybe even save you some money!
1. Whiten Teeth
Due to the potassium, magnesium and manganese present in bananas, they can have a whitening effect on your teeth. All you need to do is rub the pulp side of a banana peel on your teeth and let the chemicals absorb. Try not to close your mouth for 5-10 minutes and leave your teeth exposed so the minerals do not rub off.