Orange is the sweet fruit which is a rich source of Vitamin C, Calcium and dietary fiber. The orange covering (peel) has many uses if used instead of discarding it. It has anti-bacterial and anti-microbial properties which aid in reducing the acne and oily skin. The peel also acts as a skin lightening agent and is used for spot removal for pigmentation. It is also used to make face packs. It is a natural bleach for skin and gives a healthy glowing skin. It reduces blackheads and helps in toning the skin. For the hair, the orange peel acts as a good hair conditioner and for the treatment of dandruff.
How to Make the Orange Peel Powder?
Wash the orange peel and let it dry for five to six days when it’s sunny. But do not let dirt stick to it. After it dries, make a powder of it using a blender (do not add water). Store the sun dried orange powder in an air tight container.
How to Make a Facial Pack for a Natural Glow!
- Mix the ingredients in a small bowl.
- Apply the mixture on your clean face. Let it dry for 15 minutes.
- Rinse your face gently and pat dry with a soft towel.
- Apply a drop of coconut or olive oil as a natural moisturizer.