Pomegranate

Pomegranate is a thick skinned super seedy fruit, with a brilliant red hue which is now regarded as a wonder fruit by scientific researchers. The name pomegranate derives from the French word “pomegranate” or seeded apple. The pomegranate is high in vitamins and antioxidants, containing three types of poylphenols—tannins, athocyanins and ellagic acid. Various studies suggest that pomegranate juice or pomegranate extract helps support the immune system and promote healthy blood circulation, control bad cholesterol and keeps arteries clear. As far as skin care is concerned, pomegranate, with its incredible antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and anti-aging properties and ability to encourage radiant skin, is being used in several skin care products, as it can help with a number of skin care issues including dry skin, age spots, hyperpigmentation, acne flare-ups and acne scars. In general pomegranate promotes cell regeneration, it has an antiaging effect on skin. It is a great ingredient for skin care because its molecular structure allows it to penetrates deeply into the skin and is effective for most skin types