Benefits Of Using Potato for Skin Care
Our ancestors started the habit of using potatoes for skincare which dates back to 5000 years ago. According to archaeological evidences, potato slices were widely used as medicine in Peru as a soothing remedy for skin burn. In some parts of the world, it was also used as soap.
Decades later, the use of potato had migrated to the rest of the world and became a household staple in no time.
Skin benefits of eating potato
It aids in soothing sun-damaged skin
Polyphenols content in potatoes ensures protection against sun damage, fights tan and gets rid of even skin tone.
It is anti-inflammatory
Potato juice contains zinc which is an important nutrient for scar healing and soothing inflammation.
It promotes good skin texture
Potato comprises of iron content which promotes a healthy and glowing skin texture.
It contributes to skin brightening
Potato is rich in azelaic acid which acts as a natural skin bleaching agent.
Therefore potato lovers start eating potatoes and watch your scars, blemishes, dark spots, and hyperpigmentation fade away.
It is enormous in protein
Potato is enormous in lysine which is a very essential protein for building and repairing tissues, skin, hair, and fingernails.
It reduces the impact of acne
Research proves that, the compounds cytokine and azelaic acid found in potatoes helps in reducing acne and irritation caused by acne
It promotes gut health
A healthy colon is the secret for clear and radiant skin. Potato is a highly alkaline in nature and it helps to reduce acidity and other stomach-related issues in your body.
It is enormous in Vitamin C
One serving of potato juice contains indeed further Vitamin C than our body’s regular demand. Vitamin C is an essential nutrient for collagen structure and reducing early signs of aging.
It strengthens skin and hair
Potato is enormous in b-vitamins and it contributes to strong, healthy bones, skin, and hair.
It aids in blood purification
Potato is rich in potassium which helps in blood purification in the body, thereby contributing to glowing skin.
It moisturizes dry skin
Potato is a natural source of hyaluronic acid which is an excellent agent to replenish skin humidity and hydrate your skin from within.
It improves skin health
Potato peels are rich in phenolic composites, riboflavin, ascorbic acid, folic acid, and b-vitamins that promote the overall health of our eyes, skin, and nervous system
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Skin Type: Dry skin (For Face) / All Skin Types (For Body)
Potato comprises of an enzyme called Catecholase which aids in skin lightening and is very effective in removing stubborn pigmentation. Using this wonder soap consistently can bring a change in skin’s texture and helps get rid of dark patches on dry non-sensitive skin.
Try using our potato powder these ways for have beautiful skin.
Face scrub : Potato powder + 1tspOats + 2tspYoghurt
Mix all ingredients together and apply on face. Leave it until it dries. Scrub off gently while washing off. Do this weekly twice.
Dark circle: Potato powder + 2tspCold milk
Mix both ingredients together and apply around eyes. Leave it for 20 minutes and wash off. Do this weekly twice.
Natural bleaching: Potato powder +1tspTamarind pulp paste + 1tspRose water
Mix all ingredients together and apply in neck and face. Leave it for 10 minutes and wash off. Do this monthly twice.
Potato homemade sheet mask: Potato powder + 3-4tsp Rose water to make watery paste +Tissue paper
Mix potato powder and rose water to watery form. Dip tissue paper on this and place it on your face. Leave for 15 minutes and remove it.
Try them these ways.