Key benefits of the use of Pomegranate extract
Pore tightening | Skin Rejuvenating | Matte Finish
Pomegranate (ρόδι) has been highly present in the ancient greek mythology were it was believed to be the crown of Hera. In Greece today pomegranate is known as a fruit-symbol of good luck, usually present in New Year’s celebrations as a bearer of positive energy and luck for the year to come. In the past couple of years the pomegranate fruit and pomegranate juice have been re discovered as nature’s healthy solution to help support our immune system and control bad cholesterol. Due to its antioxidant properties, pomegranate enhances a more healthy blood circulation, it keeps the arteries clean which as a result can prevent from heart diseases and heart attacks.
The pomegranate extract is a rich source of tannins which means that it has significant astringent properties and as a result it tightens the pores and strengthens the skin epidermis. This makes pomegranate ideal for oily and combination skin. Pomegranate is also a rich source of anthocyannis, it contains vitamins A, C & E and minerals. The pomegranate fruit in fact contains three times the antioxidant properties of red wine or green tea. This high level of antioxidants found in pomegranate is effective in fighting against free radicals that cause premature ageing of skin cells.
The use of pomegranate is beneficial for acne prone skin as it to combats breakouts, reduce scarring and sooth minor irritations. For that reason we have used the pomegranate extract in our face line recommended for young ages of 16+ ages where acne is a more common skin issue.