We heard the proverb, "An apple a day keep the doctor away." But do you think the apples we eat good to our health? Mostly they coat wax over the apple to keep it for more days. When we buy those apples from the store and eat it without removing the wax, it will adversely affect our health. So beware!
Here are two normal apples. One is healthy to eat, and the other is dangerous. Can you figure out which one is which? If you think the shiny one is the healthiest choice, prepare yourself for a rude awakening
2 This Apple Looks Shiny
This apple may look nice and shiny, but it holds a dark secret. You will be amazed once you find out what really makes this apple so shiny
3 The Wax Is Revealed
Take a good look at this apple. This is what you're really eating when you take a bite out of those shiny-looking apples. How did he manage to reveal this? In a few simple steps, you can test your apples for wax as well. Read on to find out how.
First, the man places the apple in a bowl of water. Soon you will see the true nature of this shiny-looking apple. Fruit companies put wax on apples to increase their shelf-life.
5 He Starts To Pour Hot Water On The Apple
Now He starts to pour hot water on the apple. The results of the experiment will shock you. Wax is put on apples to make them seem more attractive.
6 The Wax Is Revealed
As you can see, the wax is revealed as the man pours hot water over it. Are these people trying to poison us? This kind of wax is extremely harmful when consumed.
7 The Solution
Luckily, there is an easy way to remove wax from apples before you take a bite. Simply mix 1 tablespoon of both lemon juice and baking soda in lukewarm water. Bathe the apple in the mixture and scrub the outer layer to remove the wax.