So today's "healthy nails" recipe is . . . "Spinach and Mushroom Omelet"
And here we go . . .
Ingredients: 3 servings
4 large cage-free eggs
2 cups of cooked organic baby spinach
1 cup of mushrooms, sliced
2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
1 1/2 tablespoons of water
Pinch of Pink Himalayan salt (optional) (a pinch is about 105 milligrams of sodium)
Pinch of black ground pepper
In a skillet . . . warm oil for a second and then add mushrooms.
Cook until lightly browned
In a small bowl . . . swish eggs, water, salt and pepper together and set aside
Add washed spinach to mushrooms, mix well and cool 1 more minute
Then pour egg mixture over the spinach and mushrooms.
Mix and cook until the eggs are set
Turn the omelet over once.
Remove and serve
And this yummy little way to start your day was only 216 calories per serving
So why is this breakfast "nail-healthy"???
Well . . .
"Eggs" - are a rich source of "protein" that helps make the "keratin" of nails thicker and stronger. And egg white are loaded with "biotin" (vitamin B7). Eggs are also rich in vitamin D and B12 that can make nail shinier
"Spinach" - is packed with calcium, iron, zinc and antioxidants that are great for strengthening nails.
"Mushrooms" - restore the balance of vitamins and minerals and revolve the causes of weak nails and hair. But they have to be "medicinal mushrooms" like shiitake, maitake and reishi. These mushrooms are high in B vitamins, fiber and antioxidants and are a great source of potassium and B-complex - riboflavin, niacin and pantothenic acid.
So try this yummy breakfast and help maintain your healthy nails.
And tomorrow . . . I give you a "healthy nails" download with lots more information about "nail" conditions and maintaining healthy nails.