Nothing can be better in the summer scorching heat than having a cold juicy watermelon. Yumm!!! Its like one of my most favorite fruits. Watermelon is more than just a refreshing fruit to quench your thirst as it also re-boosts the body . It is rich in vitamins and antioxidants vital for our skin's health and has super hydrating qualities as Its high water content (93%) . The watermelon fruit is also used in lipsticks, lip glosses, essences, shower gels and body fragrances due to its refreshing nature. Check out its skin benefits :
#1 Natural Toners and Cleanser
Watermelons are natural toners and good for exfoliating the skin. This juicy red fruit is a natural astringent that changes the appearance of the skin . You can either massage your skin with watermelon slice or blend it with honey to get best outcomes. You can furthermore use watermelon juice extract on your face and neck to keep it hydrated. It therefore prevents the skin from sun damage, moisturize the skin and provide a fresh and youthful look. A slice of watermelon can be used as a cleanser by rubbing the face with refrigerated slice of watermelon. It helps to clean pores from dust which make the skin dull.
#2 Anti Aging
Watermelon is a rich source of antioxidant lycopene, Vitamin C and A. Free radicals in the body can lead to fine lines, wrinkles and age spots. These antioxidants decrease free radicals from the body and stop all signs of skin aging. You can apply watermelon on your skin and consume the fruit daily to get a radiant skin.
#3 Hydrates the skin
Watermelon is a juicy fruit that keeps the body and skin hydrated. If you have a dry skin, you can apply watermelon with honey to keep it moisturized and hydrated. Dehydration can lead to dry and dull face. So, including this juicy red fruit in your diet will help you remain refreshed and rejuvenated. especially in the summers.
#4 Reduces oil from skin
Watermelon is a rich source of Vitamin A. This Vitamin decreases the size of the skin pores and minimizes excessive oil secretion from the sebaceous glands.
#5 Revitalizes the skin and fights Acne
Watermelon juice is as beneficial as the fruit itself . Applying watermelon juice extract on the face rejuvenates and revitalizes the boring skin. Massaging the skin with watermelon juice every day is a natural remedy to therapy acne. If you are prone to acne and pimples, use watermelon to benefit your skin.
#6 Treats Sunburns
Watermelon has very cooling properties which helps it in treating sunburns. If helps reducing the burning sensation and the redness of skin.