Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Amazing benefits of peach for skin

Peach is the one of best fruits to keep your skin healthy. It is also used in many skincare products. Peach is rich in vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, flavonoids, phytonutrients and dietary fibers. These essential nutrients are best for our skin and health. Not just beneficial for your your skin, peach is effective against many health problems like cancer, stress, and heart diseases. You can eat a peach or add it to fruit salad to get its benefits. You can also make a face mask of peach.

Nutritional information of peaches

100 grams of a peach contains:

  • 39 Calories
  • 0.3g of Fat
  • 0.9g (1% of daily value) of Protein
  • 1.5 g of Fiber
  • 11% of daily value of Vitamin C
  • 6% of daily value of Vitamin A
  • 1% of daily value of Iron
  • 8g of Sugar
  • 2% of daily value of Magnesium
  • 190 mg of Potassium

Peach benefits for skin

Reduces wrinkles

Peach is rich in vitamin C. Sun exposure to the skin cause wrinkles. Vitamin C in the skin can reduce wrinkles. Vitamin C promotes the production of an essential protein called collagen (a structural protein found in the skin that connects tissues) in the skin. Peach tightens the skin pores and makes it smooth and soft. That’s why peach is used in anti-aging face masks. It also reduces dark spots and blemishes.

Heals your skin

Peach repairs the damaged tissue of skin because it is rich in proteins. Peach is effective against bruises and cuts on the skin. Proteins in the peach fight against skin infections. Peach also rebuilds the tissues that are damaged because of an infection. If you have cuts or bruises and you want it to heal faster, start eating a peach and you will feel the difference.

Good for dry skin

As mentioned earlier, peach is best to regenerate the skin tissues. To get rid of dry skin, make a paste by mixing peach and yogurt. Apply on the face for 20 minutes and then wash with cold water. This mask of peach and yogurt will moisturize your skin and make it soft. You can rub peach juice on your skin to make it glow. You can also use it on oily skin to improve it.

Protects from sun rays

Peach protects your skin from ultraviolet radiation. It contains many vitamins like vitamin A, vitamin C, vitamin K, beta carotene, potassium, magnesium, and selenium. These nutrients stimulate the production of a pigment called melanin in the body. This pigment protects the skin from ultraviolet radiation. You can rub the peel of a peach on your skin to prevent damage caused of the sun’s rays. Or when you are back home after the scorching heat of summer, you can boil peach, mash it with a fork and apply it on your face. It will cleanse your skin.

Prevents premature aging

One of the best benefits of peach is that it prevents premature aging. Vitamin A in peaches promotes skin health and makes your skin glow. As mentioned earlier, vitamin C reduces wrinkles on the skin by stimulating the production of collagen. It also minimizes premature wrinkling. It improves skin texture, protects skin from toxins and prevents skin from premature aging.

Reduces inflammation

If you have any inflammatory disease, then peach is the best fruit for you. Add peach to your diet to curb inflammation. Vitamin C in peach has anti-inflammatory and anti-microbial properties that can cure diseases like gout and rheumatism. Researchers have shown that vitamin C cures inflammation by up to 45 percent.

Face mask of peach

You can make a peach mask at your home


Ingredients you need for the peach mask are:
I tablespoon mashed peach
One tablespoon yogurt


Take mashed peach and yogurt.
Add both ingredients in a bowl.
While mixing make sure that it is well mixed, don’t make it too thick.
Apply this mask on your face with the help of a brush.
Apply it for 10-15 minutes.
Then wash the face with warm water.


Peach is the best fruit to make your skin healthy. Many skin products are available in the market, but instead of making your skin healthy, the harmful chemicals in these products may harm your skin. So if you are suffering from any skin issue, start using peach. You can eat it directly or you can make a face mask of peach.

Saad Shah

My name is Saad Shah. I am an avid food lover and food nutrition blogger. I'm a firm believer in the transforming powers of food. I run a nutrition blog nutritionride to encourage conscious food choices, with knowledge of their nutritional value.

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  1. Thanks for sharing such beautiful information with us. I hope you will share some more information about benefits of peach. Please keep sharing.
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