Learn how this vitamin packed fruit moved from the breakfast table into your natural skin care routine.
Hailing from ancient Asia, but now being sold in your local produce market, comes our latest ingredient of the month: Pink Grapefruit. The pink grapefruit is praised for its abundance of vitamin C, as well as a handful of other vitamins such as vitamin A and vitamin B. We wouldn’t be telling you about this superfood, if it didn’t up your natural beauty and skin care game.
Indeed, the grapefruit offers a wealth of benefits including but not limited to healthier skin, improved cardiac and respiratory systems, a better digestive system, and of course: a fun, healthy breakfast or standalone snack.
5 Reasons to Add Grapefruit In Your Diet
Grapefruit? More like great-fruit! It ranks high above other fruits just for its sheer abundance in vitamin C alone, while also providing other benefits such as hydration and a general boost to your bodily systems. Here’s how to incorporate this multi-beneficial fruit into your health routine this summer.
- Immune System Booster
Grapefruit is the perfect fruit if you need to boost your vitamin C intake. This immune-boosting vitamin will help you keep colds at bay.
- Kick Start Metabolism
If your metabolism is a little sluggish, help it to ramp up with some grapefruit added into your daily diet.
- Reduces Bad Cholesterol
Studies have shown that eating grapefruit regularly can reduce your bad cholesterol by 15%.
Who knew that a glass of grapefruit before bedtime is full of the sleepy-feeling chemical tryptophan. Night, night.
Sip on a delicious glass of grapefruit for maximum tasty, hydration. Grapefruits contain a lot of water (about 88% of the fruit’s weight.)
Pink Grapefruit in Your Natural Skin Care Staple
We’re sure you’re craving grapefruit by now and wanting to know how it can help your natural skin care routine, too.
You’ll absolutely love natural skin care products that include pink grapefruit as the key ingredient. Start with our Pink Grapefruit Shower Gel for a therapeutic cleansing experience. Treat your legs to an at-home spa day with the Pink Grapefruit Seaweed Shaving Cream. It has naturally hydrating properties that help soothe and smooth your legs while giving you a closer shave.
Don’t forget your hands. They need some love too! Try our Pink Grapefruit Hand Buttercream to repair and prevent damage to your hands. For a naturally enhance well-being, the Pink Grapefruit Nourishing Body Cream contains potent anti-aging antioxidants and vitamins that give you softer skin. All these organic beauty products in combination promote a youthful, energetic look. Amazing, right?
We all know that it’s critical to preventing bodily dehydration but did you know the same applies to our skincare? In regards to natural skincare, pink grapefruit’s excellent moisture keeps your skin looking healthy and vibrant. Try our Pink Grapefruit Whipped Body Butter to keep your skin feeling moisturized and soft, long after you applied it. Additionally, the vitamin C content in pink grapefruit acts as a natural exfoliant while also fighting skin that was damaged from prolonged sun exposure and pollution, among other things. Use our Pink Grapefruit Body Scrub to helps reverse the signs of aging and restore your skin's natural radiance with a gentle sugar based scrub down.
Yuzu and Pomelo: Your Natural Hair Care Routine
Pink grapefruit is undoubtedly one of the best fruits out there and luckily nature made some close relatives to this superfruit. Meet Yuzu and Pomelo! We’ve harness the powder of these close cousins in our natural hair care and you are going to love it. Our Yuzu and Pomelo Natural Hair Care Collection was created for a hydrating, super gentle formula that gives your hair brilliant shine, bounce and vibrancy! It’s gentle for color treated hair and perfect for all hair types.
Our natural hair care products contain no petrochemicals, parabens, synthetic chemicals, artificial fragrances, sulfates, detergents or chemical preservatives. Just the goodness of natural Yuzu and Pomelo working their magic on your healthy hair.
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