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Av0cado facials: For most people avocado facials would not hurt. If any thing they can provide moisture and lubrication to the skin. Some people can be allergic to avocado. If they eat avocado, melons , bananas etc they can have itching in the mouth. This is known as oral allergy syndrome. These people are usually very allergic to pollen also one can also develop contact rash or dermatitis with avocado skin. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
It's soothing...: ...And it smells good. I know the health gurus say there are substances in avocado flesh that are good for skin, but there is no credible scientific evidence to that effect. I'm sure there is an antioxidant or two in there - but there are far less messy ways of getting antioxidants onto your skin. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Avocado: Avocados reduce the appearance of age spots, help reduce signs of skin aging and heals dry skin and eczema. Large amounts of sterolins, a protein proven to reduce the appearance of age spots, scars and sun damage, are found in avocados. Avocado oil contains the highest amount of sterolins in the fruit, making it an ideal ingredient in skin moisturizers marketed to people with dry skin. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
A/W Dr. Fisher. : People who have sorbitol malabsorption may develop diarrhea ; upset stomach if they eat avocados. Avoid eating avocados. Ginger can reduce nausea ; upset stomach. You can drink slightly flattened ginger ale or nibble on crystallized ginger. Or pour boiling water over freshly sliced organic ginger ; steep x 5 min in a covered pot. Sip. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Avocados are good!: Avocados contain all the essential Amino Acids the body needs to make a complete protein. Also they provide monounsaturated fats your body needs -- these raise your HDL cholesterol, which keeps your triglycerides in check & prevent diabetes. Carotenoids in avocados protect your eye health, plus the functioning of your immune and reproductive systems. Oleic acid in them protects heart. Enjoy! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
A LOT OF NUTRIENTS: Vitamins and minerals avocado contains many essential vitamins and minerals. One serving provides 4 percent of the daily recommended value of vitamins c, e and b6 in addition to riboflavin and niacin. The fruit is an excellent source of folate, offering a significant 8 percent. Manganese, copper and iron are also available, with 2 percent in each serving. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Very good!: Avocados are among the healthiest of foods! it is one of the best sources of vitamin k ; a great source of plant sterols, carotenoids ; other antioxidants ; omega 3 fatty acids. Avocados reduce inflammation, likely help prevent heart disease, improve blood sugar regulation ; bone health and probably prevent certain forms of cancer. See http://www.Whfoods.Com/genpage.Php?Tname=foodspice;dbid=5. ...Read more
If you think so.: There is no food that is inherently an aphrodisiac. Alcohol probably is responsible for an excess of sexual behavior but only because it lowers inhibition. Yohimbine can cause genital irritation and cause one to ponder their anatomy. But for most foods and chemicals alike the real power of the aphrodisiac has to do with naming it and imbuing it with power. ...Read more
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