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Ajinomoto Or MSG: Side Effects, Benefits And Why It’s Harmful

ajinomoto or msg side effects and benefits

When FDA, on its website categorized MSG or monosodium glutamate, the controversial ingredient as ‘safe’, the nation, or we can say, the world went tizzy. Ajinomoto or Aji No Moto, fondly known as the ‘essence of taste’ in Japanese is an MSG occurring naturally in food such as tomato and cheeses. It’s mainly used as a flavor enhancer in Chinese …

Unheard Benefits Of Papaya For Health, Skin And Hair

Unheard Benefits Of Papaya For Health Skin And Hair

Delicious and refreshing fruit papaya, enclosing hundreds of black, gelatinous seeds, is a staple during summer. It becomes almost impossible to leave the house without digging into a bowl of fresh papayas. But there’s a lot to this fruit besides providing relief from the harsh heat of summer. Also referred to as the ‘fruit of angels’ by Christopher Columbus, papaya …

Rosehip Oil Benefits For Skin, Hair And Health

Rosehip Oil Benefits For Skin, Hair And Health

Do you know what’s common between Gwyneth Paltrow, Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge and Victoria Beckham? They all use rosehip oil to keep the face smooth, soft, blemish and wrinkle free. Surprised? Don’t be! Because there are plenty of unimaginable benefits of rosehip oil which you may not be aware of. Since time immemorial, rosehip oil has been used …

Skin, Hair And Health Benefits Of Cherimoya

Skin, Hair And Health Benefits Of Cherimoya

Pulpy, sweet and fragrant, cherimoya, native to the Andean Valley, was once unheard of by many people across the world. But today, it’s one of the most sought after fruit, cultivated in regions like Central and South America, South Asia, Southern Italy, Portugal and more. With a taste that seems like a blend of papaya, banana, strawberry and peace, cherimoya …

Health Benefits Of Loquat That Will Surprise You

Health Benefits Of Loquat That Will Surprise You

If you’re native to Asia, especially South China, you must have stumbled upon round or pear-shaped orange colored fruits grown on small evergreen shrubs. That, my friends, is loquat fruit. Loquat, known as Eriobotrya japonica botanically, is a subtropical fruit used since time immemorial in herbal and traditional medicine. The benefits of this fruit are documented by several researchers and …

Outstanding Health Benefits Of Rambutan

Health Benefits Of Rambutan

Scientifically called Nephelium Lappaceum, Rambutan is a tropical fruit native to the Malay Archipelago. Despite having been featured in the ‘Most Exotic fruits of our Planet’ list, most of the people are not aware of this fruit. So you’ll be surprised to know that several experts and researchers call rambutan a super fruit because of the health benefits it offers. …

Mangosteen Benefits For Health And Skin

Mangosteen Benefits For Health And Skin

Mangosteen, scientifically called Garcinia mangostana, is a round, glossy and purple colored tropical fruit believed to have been originated in Indonesia. Also referred to as the queen of the tropical fruits, mangosteen is acclaimed for its unique, juicy and sweet taste, appearance and medicinal value. Mangosteen fruit has three parts- a dark purple ring, white edible flesh, which is divided …