Custard Apple


CUSTARD APPLE

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Custard apple is a sweet fruit which contains good quantity of calories. Diabetes patients and fat persons should not eat custard apple. It digests easily. Introduction:

Custard apple is a sweet fruit which contains good quantity of calories. Diabetes patients and fat persons should not eat custard apple. It digests easily. It is very beneficial in ulcer and acidity. It is a good source of vitamin-C and iron.  

Useful in different diseases:

1. Hair problems: Grind the seeds of custard apple with goat milk. Apply this mixture on the hair. New hair grows by its use.

2. Lice:

  • Grind the seeds of custard apple and apply it on the head then cover head with a thick cloth before going to sleep at night. Its use destroys hair lice. This powder should not fall in the eyes because it is harmful for the eyes and it may be the cause of inflammation in the eyes.
  • Rub the juice of custard apple’s leaves in the hair roots to destroy lice.

3. Abscess: Grind the leaves of custard apple and apply it on the boils. Its use provides relief.

4. Burning sensation of the body: Take a custard apple or syrup of its pulp to get rid of burning sensation of the body.  Its use provides relief.