Cucumber (Cucumis) for Hair
Herbal Essences cucumber and green tea shampoos and conditioners include real cucumber and green tea, as certified by plant experts at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
Made up of over 90% of water, cucumbers are one of nature’s most refreshing vegetables
What are Cucumbers?
Cucumbers belong to the same family as squash, pumpkins and watermelons. Made up of over 90% of water, cucumbers are one of nature’s most refreshing vegetables.
Due to their high-water concentration, cucumbers are known to be incredibly hydrating. Eating a cucumber on a hot summer day can help you stay hydrated! Herbal Essences Cucumber and Green Tea formula brings volume to your hair, with light moisturization.
Cucumbers were embraced during the Roman Empire, as a snack and medicinal remedy. One of the Roman Emperors loved cucumbers so much, that he made it mandatory to eat cucumbers every day. That’s a lot of cucumbers!
Where do Cucumbers come from?
Cucumbers were first discovered in India 4,000 years ago and grew throughout South Asia. Cucumbers then spread to ancient Greece, ancient Rome, western Europe and China. You can now find this vegetable around the world.
Cucumbers grow during the summer because it prefers warm and humid climates and needs sun and drained soils.