Benefit of Tomatoes
You are certainly no stranger to tomatoes. This one fruit is often used in salads and is known to contain many vitamins, minerals, and healthy antioxidants. But not only that, but tomatoes also have amazing benefits for beauty.
Here are the benefits of tomatoes for beauty, as reported by the Huffington Post (01/10).
1. Clean the skin
Crush one tomato and one avocado, then use it as a face mask. Leave for 15-20 minutes. Tomatoes can help provide and restore skin moisture. After that, clean it with warm water. Because tomatoes contain acids, you should first try on a small portion of the skin and see the reaction. If it’s burning, don’t use it.
2. Shrink Pores
Mix one tablespoon of tomato juice and two drops of lemon juice in one bowl. Then dip the cotton and apply it to the face in a circular motion. After 10 minutes, wash your face with cold water.
3. Overcoming acne
The acid in tomatoes is strong enough to clear pimples and black spots. Crush the tomatoes, then apply to the pimpled area and leave for 30 minutes. Do this every day for two weeks. You will see the results.
4. Overcome oily skin
By doing the routines in number three above, you can also deal with oily skin. Vitamins C and A, as well as amino acids in tomatoes, are known to reduce oil levels in the skin.
5. Cure burning skin
Being in the sun for too long can make skin burn? Overcome using a mixture of tomatoes and yogurt. Crush the tomatoes and mix with yogurt, then apply to the burned skin.
6. Make skin glow
Want more radiant skin in 15 minutes? Easy! Just provide tomato juice then mix with honey until thick. After that, make a mask for the face. Leave it for a while before rinsing thoroughly.
7. Overcome itchy and dry hair
Make a conditioner with tomato-based ingredients. When finished shampooing, give tomatoes to the hair then leave for five minutes. A tomato conditioner will overcome dryness on the scalp and hair. After that, rinse with cold water.
Those are some of the beauty benefits of tomatoes. So, don’t hesitate to use this fruit to treat skin, hair, and maintain health