Did you know that there is a banal vegetable that can help you to get rid of all black and red spots on your face? You definitely never thought that you can actually treat and eliminate all the problems of your facial skin by switching from expensive commercial and cosmetic products to a natural and banal veggie – potatoes. And the best part is that you have potatoes at home almost all the time and you will not have to first go out to the market to buy some.
Before telling you the secret of preparing your potato-based natural remedy for eliminating all of your skin ailments, let us see what health and beauty benefits potato has.
The beauty and health benefits of potato
Despite of the popularity that potatoes are glad of nowadays, long time ago they have been considered to be poisoning and harmful. It is often said that for a healthy and balanced daily diet, your diet has to contain as high variety of colorful fruits and veggies as possible. The more colors, the better! This is how you will obtain to intake the adequate quantity of vitamins and minerals day by day. In terms of the potatoes, the philosophy is still incorrect.
Potatoes are underestimated in terms of nutritional benefits. Because people opt more and more for diet with low carbohydrates, potatoes gathered a bad reputation. Most of the people have the impression that they have to completely eliminate this veggie from their diet. But they are not aware of the fact that they actually contain a wide range of vitamins, minerals and phytochemicals that banish diseases and bring health benefits.
In terms of beauty benefits, the list is longer. First of all, we already mentioned that you will get rid of spots on your face, if you apply potato juice on it. Then, cool potato juice can be applied on your sun burnt skin for a cooling sensation. If you decide to apply potato juice on your facial skin day by day, you give it the opportunity to get rid of wrinkles and black circles under your eyes. Finally, facial skin inflammations are also possible to reveal with the help of a little potato juice.
A dry skin is not always possible to treat with lotions and creams. In order to hydrate it, drink one glass of potato juice on a daily basis. This will protect your skin against toxins present in your body. Potatoes are good even for hair growth purposes. If you prepare a mask with potato juice and apply it on your hair on a regular basis, it will promote hair growth.
Preparing and applying your potato-based remedy for spot elimination from your face
You will need:
- 1 potato;
- one half of lemon
- and 1 tablespoon of honey.
Peel off the potato, wash it well and then grate it. Once ready, pour over it the lemon juice and the honey. Mix the ingredients well together for homogenization. Apply this mixture on your face and let it act for approximately 15 minutes. Finally, wash your face well with water, just like you usually do.
Repeat this treatment every two days and in maximum one month you will have a wonderful, clear and illuminated facial skin.