Ways to enhance your BEAUTY
Lahore (Web Desk): It is a well-known fact that oranges are good for health but orange has tons of skin-beautifying qualities too. Orange peel or zest that you usually throw away after eating, can work wonders for your skin.
Oranges can help you a lot in looking good. So, read on the article to find out the amazing beauty benefits of oranges.
The antioxidants present in oranges fight free radicals and thus prevents aging faster.
Treats Dark Spots and Blemishes
Orange peels have a higher content of vitamin C than the fruit itself. Instead of throwing away the peels, you can dry them in the sun and grind them to prepare orange peel powder and use it as a body scrub.
You can also mix the above scrub with milk and milk cream and apply it on your face for instant glow. It will reduce dark spots and blemishes on your skin as well.
Treatment of Acne
Orange peels contain a high amount of dietary fiber, which regulates bowel movements, thus eliminating harmful wastes and toxins from the body. This will prevent acne breakouts by getting rid of toxins.
Prepare a face mask by grinding orange peels and make a paste and apply it all over your face. This will treat acne and skin oiliness. You will see visible results after regular usage.
Skin Whitening Qualities
Orange peels can lighten dark blotches on the skin because of natural bleaching traits and effectively remove them with time.
Dilute the orange peel paste while creating the face mask because they contain a lot of citric acid which might irritate your skin.
Oranges are a rich source of vitamin C which improves the skin texture and color. It also helps in restoring collagen in your body which is responsible for skin firming and prevents premature aging of skin.
Orange peel mask is quite effective in extracting blackheads out of your skin.
Prepare facial mask by mixing one part yogurt with orange peel powder to make a thick paste. Apply this paste on your face, using gentle circular motions and wash off with warm water after 15 minutes.
It is a natural way of getting rid of blackheads.
Orange peels contain vitamin C and antioxidants which maintain the oils of the skin. They are suitable for both oily and dry skin.
Topical application of orange peels on skin removes dead cells and dirt as well as keeps the skin moisturized and toned.
You can make a refreshing face spray using orange peels. Alternatively, you can juice 2 oranges and put the juice in an ice cube tray.
Rubbing these frozen orange cubes on your face will spruce up and brighten your dull and lackluster skin. It will refine your pores and control oiliness.