Kiwi also called Chinese gooseberry, is native to Mainland China and Taiwan, this tangy tropical fruit is now produced in over 10 countries, with China dominating over 50% of the production. The fruit is slightly acidic in nature, and can be eaten raw or cooked. Raw kiwis are rich in vitamin K, and vitamin C, and other antioxidants, which makes them a perfect skincare ingredient.
Brimming with various health and skincare benefits Kiwi can assist in tackling different skin concerns such as.
Enriched with the goodness of Vitamin E and Omega, Kiwifruit is effective in delaying signs of premature aging. The excessive amount of vitamin E, aids in the regeneration of new skin cells, which results in the quick healing of damaged tissue caused by acne. Additionally, the presence of Omega properties in kiwi assists in protection from UV harmful radiation.
Kiwifruit contains a high amount of amino acids and vitamins C, which effectively regulates sebum production. These anti-sebum production properties help to combat acne and clogged pores.
Kiwi is very helpful in controlling the dark spots. It is especially effective in dealing with dark circles. The topical daily use of kiwi extract is very helpful in lightening the dark circles, leaving even tone skin on the applied area.
Due to the abundant content of vitamin C, which helps in removing the dirt and impurities from the skin pores, leaving a glowing face and also helps in lightening the skin tone.