Bananas have nutrients that are essential for the skin. The significant amounts of vitamin C and B6 play a vital role in maintaining the elasticity and integrity of the skin. The large amounts of antioxidants and manganese in banana protects the body from damage cause by oxygen free radicals which can lead to premature aging. Bananas have about 75% water by weight which helps hydrate your skin.
- 1/2 of a ripe banana
- 1 tablespoon honey or yogurt
- 1 tsp vitamin E oil
Apply to clean face for 30 minutes, rinse and follow with a moisturizer.