Symbol of luck and fertility, known from the custom of breaking the pomegranate to bring us luck in the new year. But the miraculous properties of the pomegranate are not limited there. It is beneficial to our health and a unique natural cosmetic!
Pomegranate, and its juice, is rich in vitamins A, C, E, iron, potassium, fiber, carbohydrates and antioxidants such as tannins, polyphenols, anthocyanins and so many other valuable ingredients that are essential for our body and our beauty.
Besides being an ideal food, pomegranate can also be used as a cosmetic…
on the skin:
Its seeds help in anti-aging and rejuvenation of the skin. In addition, they deeply cleanse the pores by removing dead cells, smooth wrinkles and hydrate the skin. It is also ideal for treating acne.
in the hair:
Red pomegranate seeds are found in many shampoos and hair care products. They help to moisturize the hair and prevent hair frizz.
To discover the properties of the pomegranate on your nails, simply smear a little pomegranate oil on your nails before and after your manicure. Your nails will become stronger and their polish-worn appearance will improve.
Useful beauty recipes
Soak a cotton ball with some pomegranate juice, wipe your face and rinse with cool water.
For face and body exfoliation
In a bowl, mix half a cup of pomegranate seeds and half a cup of sugar. Dissolve them as much as you can with a spoon. Add 2 teaspoons of avocado oil and 2 drops of essential oil of your choice and mix.
Mix 2 teaspoons of pomegranate seeds with 1 tablespoon of yoghurt and 1 tablespoon of pomegranate juice. Apply the mask to the face, leave for 5 minutes and rinse with cool water. Alternatively, mix half a pomegranate with 2 teaspoons of almond oil and half a tablespoon of honey. Leave the mask on for 15 minutes and rinse with cool water.