Using tomato for face treatment has phenomenal health beneifts. It can treat everything from large pores & rashes, to acne and more. The fruit contains a number of wonderful nutrients such as phenolic compounds, carotenoids, folic acid, vitamin C and vitamin A.
Vitamin C can help improve the collagen and elastin created in the skin, making it appear firmer. You will find that tomato also contains lycopene which can protection skin from photodamage
The tomato also has a cooling effect on the skin, which can help remove excess oil, calm raw skin and brighten luckless skin. The tomato can also help balance the skin’s PH levels. Integrate these skin care remedies into your beauty routine and you will be sure to see a big difference.
If you want to keep your skin fresh and glowing between treatment find the common skin problems below and learn about the positive effect that tomatoes can have to help your skin.
Good enough to eat, a tomato-and-avocado mask is great for combination skin (oily, normal, and dry). The nourishing and hydrating properties of avocado will moisturise the skin, whilst the acidic properties of the tomato can help balance oil production.
Using jojoba oil, it hydrates and deeply moisturises the skin. Being hydrated, the skin controls the excess oil that was being produced which clogged the pores. To treat and clear the acne, this tea tree oil is key.
Tomatoes help cool and soothe burned skin and contains plenty of vitamins A and C. This helps replenish skin whilst the buttermilk helps to soften, moisturize and soothe skin.
The acidity in the combination of lemon and tomato mixture cleanses clogged pores and has a tightening effect on them.
If your skin is raw, irritated, itchy, sunburned, red, blotchy, or scaly, you’ll enjoy the benefits of this yogurt-and-tomato mask. Yogurt gives skin a protein boost and leaves the skin soft, while tomato cools and neutralizes the skin’s surface.
Just remember to make sure you always have tomatoes on hand so you can make these homemade skin-care remedies anytime. This will ensure your skin will receive all the nutrients and care it needs to shine.