Sea Cucumber can mostly be found on the sea floor. They are an echinoderm of the class Holothuroidea, with an elongated body and leathery skin. The cucumber-like shape inspired the name. Sea cucumbers are valued by some cultures for their healing properties. The extracts of sea cucumber is often used in lotions and oils. The sea cucumber aids tissue repair. It is used to help heal wounds and prevent scars. Sea cucumbers support the joints as well. Sea cucumbers are used in food products such as soup in some cultures.
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