Tomatoes are excellent for your skin. They are rich in lycopene, which is a powerful antioxidant. The lycopene offers many benefits for skin, including protection from UV rays, delaying skin aging and protection from skin cancer.
Applying Tomatoes On Skin
Tomato has cooling properties which soothe sunburn. They contains astringent properties which tighten large pores. What’s more, tomatoes have natural acids in them which helps to regulate oily skin. Applying tomato can clean acne, deep cleanse pores, fight premature aging and lighten skin.
Nutrients found how tomatoes promote healthy skin:
|Nutrients||Benefits for Skin
|Vitamin A||Fades dark spots and blemishes. Smoothens out rough skin
|B-vitamins||Slow down the aging process of skin. Fight off free radicals that cause fine lines and damage to healthy skin cells.
|Vitamin C||Helps build up collagen and maintain skin tautness and elasticity.
|Calcium||Composes the uppermost layer of skin. Heals dry withered skin.
|Potassium||Solves dry skin by moisturizing and hydrating skin cells
|Magnesium||For youthful radiant skin. Slows down the aging process of skin.
Natural Tomato Mask
This tomato mask is rich in vitamin A, C and K. These vitamins are very important for maintaining your skin healthy. This mask acts against dead skin cells and helps for your skin to keep clean and shiny. The mask should be used fresh every day.
In the video below is explained how to prepare and apply this facial mask: