A recent study called Market Talk revealed what's in many women's handbags. The primary objective of the study was to identify brands found in womens handbags as an insight to marketing to women,However like any good study, the findings offered much more insights than what was initially intended. 

The survey was done to prove the theory that you can find just about anything in a handbag, but there were many surprises.

Researchers were stunned to find atleast one cucumber in many of the bags they searched.According to thier findings, the cucumber is popular in handbags for its multipurpose uses. One is that it is a low-calorie snack, making it a perfect weight-loss diet snack.

It was found that a cucumber is preferred because of its cosmetic purposes. It can be used in the morning after a long night if your eyes are red, what you need to do is to put a slice on your eyes.

The cucumber is also used as an ingredient in home-made cellulite remover. The minerals in a cucumber make its juice good for the hair. Its mild bleaching properties make it a good solution for a tan free and smooth skin.

There are many other purposes of the cucumber which some women summarised as it being a ‘friend.’The many nutritional benefits of cucumbers especially the Vitamin B1, B5 and B7 which makes it a perfect anxiety cure. 

It is also known to be a hangover cure due to the hydrating ability and electrolytes that help fight toxins resulting from excess alcohol intake in addition to clearing bad breath,so that you don't go to work smelling like a shebeen.