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Use tomato juice for that blemish free face you've always wanted.

Tomato is one vegetable widely used in almost every kitchen. A great source of antioxidant known as lycopene, which has so many health benefits like preventing the risk of heart diseases and cancer.

Guessing why tomato looks red when riped?

Come with me let's learn more.

There's lycopene that gives tomatoes their distinctive red color.

Also, tomatoes contain vitamin A, C and K, potassium and folate as well. The many nutrients it has makes tomato very good for your skin.

In this post we shall learn about some benefits of tomato for face to reap numerous positive results.

Skin Lightening- Tomato has large amount of antioxidants and vitamin C. Applying tomato on one's face reduces pigmentation, dullness and dark spots.

Pimple and Acne Reduction- For those of us who are looking for natural and chemical remedies to cure pimples and acne, you will be glad to know the effectiveness of tomato for acne. Tomato pulp is antibacterial and anti fungal in nature as they are rich in Vitamin A and C.

Reduces Oiliness- Since tomatoes are naturally acidic, they balance the ph levels of skin thus, applying tomato is great for balancing oily skin.

Reduces Blackheads- As tomatoes have acidic properties, applying tomato juice on face removes excess oil and dirt from the skin to prevent blackheads from forming.

Tightens Skin Pores- Tomato juice on face works as a natural product that constricts wide pores so as to give you an even skin tone.

Anti Ageing- The high antioxidants content in tomatoes also contribute to fading away wrinkles, thus giving one's skin an anti ageing effect.

Makes Skin Supple- Tomato stimulates and maintains the elasticity of one's skin, leaving it soft and wrinkle free.

Treats Sunburn- The vitamins in tomato soothe sunburnt skin by restoring the dead skin cells.

To conclude, tomatoes have numerous positive results on your skin. Moreover, they are inexpensive and easily available. Thus, you should make use of them to get clear, glowing and blemish free skin.

Hope you've learnt so much. Kindly share to others as well. Tell me how you benefited from my post in the comments section.

Stay blessed.

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