Fruits are great for your health and skin, but their true benefits are reaped when they are used on your skin or hair, along with their consumption in your everyday diet. If you are aiming to get flawless skin, then try these home remedies that will help you get various health and skin benefits from these amazing and juicy fruits.
So, let’s have a glimpse on these 10 summer fruits that you can use on your skin to get a flawless look and flaunt your beauty effortlessly this summer.
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Lemons are enriched with vitamin C and essential minerals, which are both great for your skin as well your body.
Simply cut a lemon in half and then apply or rub it on your skin in circular motions. Then wash off with cold water. Or you can also mix fresh lemon juice with some rose water and apply the mixture on your skin to make soft and supple and well-hydrated during the hot summers.
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This juicy fruit does not only satisfy your taste buds, but it also satisfies your skin too, by improving its texture and nourishing it well.
For oily skin, simply put the mashed mango pulp on your face and then wash off with cold water after 10 minutes. For dry skin, you can make a mango and yogurt or honey pack to nourish and moisturize your skin.
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Papaya is more water than it looks and is rich in essential nutrients. It is also effective is lightning and moisturizing your skin.
Mix papaya pulp with honey and curd to make a pack and apply that mixture on your skin. Let it sit for 25-30 minutes and then wash off with plain water. This leaves your skin hydrated and moisturized.
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With its multiple benefits for your skin and body, banana has vitamin c, vitamin B6 and high content of potassium in it.
Simply mash a ripe banana in a bowl, with the help of a fork. Now you can either add honey to it or you can use only banana to prevent breakouts on your skin. Apply mashed banana on your skin and then leave it on for 20 minutes. Wash off with cold water to see the immediate results.
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Known to be the “Queen of Fruits’, grapes are loaded with antioxidants and anti-inflammatory properties that are good for treating sunburns, fighting off the aging signs, and soothing your skin for softer and suppler texture.
Mash a few grapes to get the seedless pulp without their peel and then apply it on your skin. Massage in a circular motion and then leave it on for 15-20 minutes. Rinse off with plain water.
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Enriched with vitamin C and many other essential nutrients, oranges are great for treating blackheads, acne, dark circles, suntan and blemishes.
Either squeeze out the juice of an orange in a bowl and then apply it directly on your skin and massage in circular motion. leave it on for 10 minutes before washing off with cold water. Or you can also prepare a face mask using juices of an orange, grapefruit and lemon. Apply this mixture on your face, let it sit for 15 minutes and then rinse off with cold water.
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Raspberries effectively improve the texture and the color of your skin and its leaves are famous for using in remedies to tighten your skin. They also act as skin astringents and reduces the aging signs from your skin.
Crush some raspberries and mix them with plain yogurt to make a paste for a face pack. Apply this paste on your skin and then let it sit for 15-20 minutes. Wash off with plain water and you will get fresh and healthy-looking gorgeous skin.
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Pineapples are targeted particularly for improving skin complexion and fighting off the signs of aging. It also effectively treats acne, blemishes or pimples.
Take a slice of pineapple and mash it well to make an even pulp. Add yogurt and lemon crumbs into it and then apply that paste on your skin. Massage for 5 minutes and then leave it on for another 10 minutes. Wash off using cold water and you can see the immediate results.
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Peaches are effective in treating the suntan and the wrinkles on your skin, and they also reduce the skin pigmentation and tighten the skin.
Take a ripe peach and deseed it to get its pulp out. Now mix 3 tablespoons of honey and 2 tablespoons of yogurt in it. Blend the mixture and apply it on your face. Leave it on for at least 10 minutes and then wash off with tepid water.
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Strawberries are a great source of antioxidants and the acne-reducing agent called salicylic acid. And it has amazing anti-inflammatory properties as well. the fatty acids present in strawberries helps to reduce dark circles and lightning your skin tone.
If you want a soft and moisturized skin, then mix fresh strawberry puree with plain yogurt and apply this paste on your skin. Leave it for 10 minutes before washing off with lukewarm water. Or you can make a paste if strawberries and 1 tablespoon of lemon juice and apply it for 15 minutes on your skin. Wash off using plain water.
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