- Tomato - Very
Useful For Skin Care
by Sharon Hopkins
It is an important fruit which
has many health benefits due to the presence of anti-oxidants.
These anti-oxidants give tomato the radiant red color. The calorie
content in tomato is very less making it a favorite among many
people. It also contains fiber, vitamin C, E, K, B1, B6, B3,
B2, iron, manganese, potassium as well as carotenes and many
more to help you in every manner.
Tomato Skin Care Recipes
Tomatoes are of great help for
your skin. If you happen to go in the sun and in that span of
time you get tanned, there is an easy solution. Prepare cucumber
and tomato juice mixture to be applied on the affected areas
of your skin. Keep it for 10 minutes; later wash it off with
clean water. You will notice the difference.
Anyone can have skin rashes and
the main reason for these rashes is silicon deficiency. This
problem is overcome by having good amounts of sprouts, tomatoes
and other vegetables and fruits.
Make a mixture of honey and tomato
juice to be applied on your face and neck. Wash it off after
15 minutes and within minutes you would see a glowing face in
front of the mirror.
Another recipe for glowing skin
is the mixture of 2 tsp tomato juice and 4 tsp curd. Apply it
well on your skin and wash it in 15 minutes to see the difference.
This recipe is for all those
people who have oily skins, open pores and blackheads. Tomato
has a acidic trait which also contains potassium and vitamin
C which helps in cleansing the face. Rub a sliced piece of tomato
on your skin and leave it for fifteen minutes. This would help
the pores. Later wash it off with water.
For a good complexion spread
the pulp of tomato on your face daily. Keep it for 1 hour and
then wash it off with warm water. If done regularly the results
will be seen.
The tomato lotion helps in shrinking
the enlarged pores and this can be made by using tomato juice
mixed with 2 or 3 drops of lime juice. Apply this solution on
your face and then wash it off for 15 minutes.
A great recipe to remove sunburn
can be made by adding 2 tsp tomato juice in 4 tbsp of buttermilk.
Apply it all over your skin. Wash it off after keeping it for
You can easily make a homemade
cleanser by using tomato and milk. Use tomato juice by straining
the pulp and mix it with equal parts of milk. Store this in a
bottle which can be refrigerated to be used everyday. Apply this
on your face and neck by using your fingertips. Keep it for 10
minutes and later wash it with cold water.
Warning: The reader of this article
should exercise all precautions while following instructions
on the recipes from this article. Avoid using any of these products
if you are allergic to it. The responsibility lies with the reader
and not with the site or the writer.