Pineapple juice has many beneficial properties that make it a vital ingredient in many cosmetic treatments. Pineapple extract is the main ingredient in many creams and masks. Instead of spending a lot of money buying products from the store that will have only a small percentage of pineapple juice, why not make it home yourself so that you can enjoy its beneficial properties?
The pineapple fruit, stem, and its leaves are abundant in Vitamin C. Vitamin C help in speeding up the healing process if you get injured or have wounds caused by burns. It also helps to control the ideal collagen level in our skin. Not only that, but the pineapple plant also contains beta-carotene which aids in hydrating the skin and maintains the skin’s structure.
The best is saved for last. It is also rich in antioxidants, especially Bromelain. This is a mixture of proteolytic enzymes which has anti-inflammatory properties, slows down aging, is popularly used as a scrub and also moisturizes and softens the skin. Make a nutritious mask in your own home with the following ingredients:
- 4 pieces of Pineapple
- 1 Tbsp natural honey
- 2 Tbsp Oatmeal
- 1 Tbsp cream
Mix all four ingredients in a blender until you achieve a nice creamy consistency. This paste is then to be liberally applied on your face and neck. Leave the paste on your skin to work for around fifteen minutes and then wash it off with warm water. You’ll immediately feel a refreshing effect on your skin. If you want to keep your skin looking healthy and fresh, use this cream frequently. It not only keeps your skin clear but also treats marks left by pimples. With so many benefits to this cream, it seems that it’s just a win-win situation.