5 Amazing Beauty Benefits Of Orange Peel
By: Pinki Tue, 23 Apr 2019 1:14 PM
You can use orange peels to make zest for pies and cakes, you can infuse orange peels in vinegar for green cleaning, you can drink orange peel tea, but did you know that you can make orange peel powder for beauty?!
Yup, that’s right! And orange peels are an amazing skin care secret for glowing skin! The best part is that you can make your own orange peel powder right at home.
* Skin Whitening
This is by far the top beauty benefit of orange peel powder. It has skin whitening properties like no other! If you want to test it out – mix some orange peel powder with water to form an easily applicable paste. Now scrub this onto one arm. After 2 minutes, rinse it off. Compare this arm with the other. You’ll be astounded because the hand you applied orange peel to will be brighter, whiter and glowing compared to the other one! Do the same for your face to make it appear brighter and whiter!
* Reduces Acne Scars
Got acne scars? Orange peel powder to your rescue! Since it has amazing skin whitening properties, orange peel powder will be beneficial in reducing acne scars.
* Fades Blemishes & Dark Spots
The skin whitening/lightening properties of orange peel powder are also helpful for fading away blemishes and dark spots on your skin! Mix a suitable amount of orange peel powder with milk then apply onto your face. Wait for 10 minutes then rinse off. Use every other day to see good results!
* Fights Acne & Pimples
Acne is caused by a wide variety of features but two main ones include oily skin and acne causing bacteria. Orange peel powder reduces excess oils from the skin and fights off acne causing bacteria by disinfecting skin! Use it to fight acne and pimples in the form of a face mask, face scrub or face cleanser.
* Exfoliates Skin
Orange peel powder has a gentle abrasive texture that can be used to exfoliate dead cells. You can mix it up with water and use it to exfoliate your skin. For more scrubbing action, add fine white sugar to your orange peel – water paste.