The apricot is not only a delicious fruit, but it is also used in cosmetics.
The apricot is recommended for all the skin types, but it makes miracles for the dry skin, the tired skin and the skin prone to acne.
It’s a fruit rich with vitamins, minerals and it’s a powerful antioxidant. The apricot has all that it takes to refresh the skin.
- A mask against acne. This mask can easily be done and it is very efficient. The apricot is on the list of fruits which are the richest with the vitamins A, B, C and E. It contains organic acids, thanks to which it is a natural exfoliant.
To prepare this mask, you will need:
- 2 smashed apricots
- few drops of almond oil
You simply mix the ingredients in order to obtain a homogenous paste.
You apply the mask on your face, let it sit for 20 minutes and you rinse it.
- Apricot oil. The apricot oil regenerates the skin, revitalizes it and it is also rich with vitamins A and E and with oleic acid. This oil can be applied directly on the face.
The apricot oil is perfect for a mature skin, dry skin and a tired skin. It’s also a very hydrating oil which also protects the skin from the external influences.
You can also use this oil as a natural toner to cleanse the face with and as a natural makeup remover which also removes the waterproof makeup.
The apricot oil can also be used to regenerate the dry hair.
- A mask to regenerate the skin. Because the apricots are very powerful antioxidants and they’re rich with carotene, we can use them to prepare a regenerative mask which also protects the skin from the sun.
To prepare it, you will need:
- smashed apricots
- 1 tablespoon of cream
Mix the ingredients and apply the mask on the face.
Let the mask sit for 20 minutes and rinse it afterwards.
The apricot is the champion when in comes to fruits which contain a lot of vitamins. Thanks to the vitamins that it contains and thanks to the acids, it is a natural exfoliant which hydrates the skin profoundly.