6 Benefits Of Oranges For Skin And Hair
By: Pinki Mon, 20 May 2019 1:31 PM
Oranges are just not a yummy fruit but also really beneficial to our body and skin. High in citric acid, oranges help keep your skin firm and supple thus making you look younger and fresher. Here are some ways you can use oranges in your skincare and hair care routines.
* Reduces Acne
High citric content in oranges helps dry out your acne and combat oily skin. Grind orange peels and apply it on your face to get prevent pimples and other breakouts. It also helps to reduce skin blemishes and marks.
* Lightens Skin
Orange peel powder with curd or milk will make an effective bleach that will help keep your skin looking fresh and rejuvenated all day. You can use it as a face pack and apply it on occasions to glow up in minutes. Apply it and leave it on for 10-15 minutes before washing it off with warm water. It helps lighten dark spots and patches on your face and other places due to its high citric content.
* Great Exfoliator
Oranges are also good for blackhead removal that are stuck on your facial pores with dead cells and sebum. Make a face mask with yogurt and orange peel powder into a thick paste and apply in circular patterns on your face. Let it dry for 15 minutes and then wash it off with warm water.
* Good Conditioner
In 1 cup of water add 1 cup of orange juice and 1 spoon of honey to make a hair conditioner for any hair type. Apply this to freshly shampooed hair and leave it for 10 minutes. This will give you vibrant and bouncy hair.
* Gets Rid of Dandruff
Orange peel juice with coconut oil applied on your scalp will help get rid of dandruff. Grind the peel and use it cleanse your scalp. You can also boil orange peels in water and use that water as a hair rinse to get shiny hair.
* Boosts Hair Growth
Oranges are a great way to boost hair growth because they are rich in vitamin C and bioflavonoids that help your blood circulation thus promoting hair growth.