Pomegranate for skin is a rich source of vitamin C, which research has proven to be successful in treating dull and dry skin. When applied topically on a regular basis, it can reduce skin roughness. Around 82 percent of pomegranate’s volume weight is water and thereby it’s effective in keeping you hydrated. In addition to vitamin C and vitamin E, pomegranate juice is a good source of folate, potassium, and vitamin K.
Pomegranate is known for its anti-inflammatory properties when applied to the skin. The polyphenols in pomegranate are powerful antioxidants that help protect skin cells from oxidative damage. Polyphenols are micronutrients with antioxidant activity, found mostly in whole foods such as dried spices, red wine, fruits and vegetables.
Our skin naturally begins to lose its firmness as we age. Pomegranates are full of ellagic acid, an antioxidant that has shown to reduce collagen breakdown. Collagen, which is the element of your skin, ensuring that your skin remains smooth and firm. Pomegranates contain certain compounds which stop enzymes from breaking down collagen, which keeps your skin healthy. Pomegranates help in the production of naturally occurring antioxidants produced by your body, which help the regeneration of skin cells.
Pomegranates have anti-aging properties and can revitalize your skin internally as well as externally. The oil from the seeds found in the fruit helps support the epidermis (outer layer of your skin), which reduces wrinkles.
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