Cucumber contains many potent antioxidants and anti-inflammatory nutrients. It is used as aa active agent to treat the acne-prone skin. Cucumber is known to moisturize, to repair dry and damaged skin, to calm skin irritations. Due to its rich composition of polysaccharides, increases the skin's firmness and elasticity, it smoothes and brightens the complexion. It is a strong whitening agent lightening freckles, getting rid of acne spots and pigmentation.