Vitamin C Overload Facial
The fruits belonging to the citrus family are best known for its astringent and toning properties. Oranges especially are very good sources of Vitamin C which are known to improve skin texture and color. Vitamin C also helps restore collagen in our body which is responsible for skin firming and preventing early aging of skin. The Vitamin C in oranges is very beneficial as a natural skin bleacher. Orange peel extract when applied to skin can lighten and cover up dark blemishes and spots. Besides skin whitening, orange peel extract also helps tone the skin, naturally cleanse pores and shield the skin from harmful UV rays.
How's that for an overload!
Here's what to do:
1) Cut an orange in half and squeeze out the juice
2) Mix 1 teaspoon of juice to 1 teaspoon of sugar in a bowl. (you can keep it in the fridge for a week)
3) Clean hands and dip your fingers in the mix and wash over your face.
4) Let dry for 5-10 min, then wash off.