Strawberry benefits for your skin and handy DIY recipes

Strawberry benefits for skincare and handy DIY recipes

The strawberry pick up season is on! It is the perfect time to enjoy sweet juicy berry and soak up all benefits of it.

Did you know that strawberry was not only delicious treat for our taste buds but also a powerful natural skincare ingredient? Rich in vitamins C, A and K, calcium, magnesium, folic acid, phosphorus, potassium, foliate and dietary fiber it will provide you with essential nutrients for healthy glowing skin.

So, what exactly can strawberry offer to our skin?

Anti-aging action

Packed with Vitamin C strawberries fight free radicals that destroy collagen accelerating aging process. Apart from its antioxidant action, vitamin C contributes to the growth and repair of your skin tissues. To prepare fresh nourishing anti- aging face mask take few mashed strawberries, 1 teaspoon of honey and 2 teaspoons of milk cream. Mix the ingredients thoroughly.Apply this paste all over your face and neck. Allow it to sit for 20 to 25 minutes, then wash it off with cool water and pat dry. Follow with ZAYA Face cream. If you’d like to add a powerful detoxification element to this treatment, go ahead and add a bit of activated ZAYA Powder Detox mask for sensitive skin to your mixture.

Luxurious exfoliating

A source of salicylic acid, strawberry helps to remove dead skin cells, excess sebum and other impurities from the skin at the same time nourish and revitalize your skin. Do exfoliation with fresh strawberry once or twice a week to make your skin soft, smooth and youthful. Here is easy to do recipe. Simply mash a handful of ripe strawberries into a paste.Mix in 1 teaspoon each of sugar and ZAYA Face Oil. Gently massage the paste onto the skin of yourface using circular motions.Rinse it off with warm water.

Nourishing foot care

Our lovely feet need special care in summer time. To keep them up during the sandal’s season and help rejuvenate rough skin make a delicious summery scented fresh foot scrub. Take 6-8 strawberries add a bit of ZAYA Nail Oil and 1 teaspoon sea salt, mix ingredients in a paste, massage into feet and then rinse.

Enjoy these awesome easy to make DIY strawberry recipes and don’t forget to share yours under this post!