Drinking this cucumber green smoothie for two to three weeks every morning is one of the easiest, and most effective forms of detox. It will detoxify your liver, kidney and bloodstream, and it will also reduce inflammation and help rehydrate your body. All while restoring your body’s natural pH levels. Cucumbers are easy to digest, they keep you hydrated, increase your energy, give your skin a glow, and more.
Green smoothies are a quick and convenient way to get your vegetables and leafy greens without going through the hassle of preparing a full salad. Their nutritional benefits include B vitamins and magnesium that help support energy metabolism.
You can easily prepare this smoothie at home by yourself… Green smoothies are life-changing!
- 2 cucumber (with peel left on)
- 1 large banana
- 4 ripe kiwis
- 1 small handful of parsley
- 1 cup of water
- 1 apple (Optional)
- 1 small handful of cilantro
- 1/2 lemon, peeled
- Purée everything together in a blender until very smooth. Everything should be evenly incorporated. Serve immediately.
Some important tips:
1. Add some ice to the blender.
2. Make it thicker by using yogurt.
3. Add different fruits (best options are mango and peach because they don’t mess up the green color of the smoothie).
4. Add chia seeds, honey, ground flax, protein powder, etc.