10 Benefits And Uses Of Potatoes For Your Skin And Health

Potatoes are a great vegetable. Besides its taste, what is very little known about this wonder product is the fact that is also great in many other areas of expertise. Read on and discover all the uses and benefits of potatoes.

  1. Removing dark circles and eye puffiness. Potatoes are a natural eye brightener that can help your eyes get brighter and shinier within minutes. Just peel and slice a raw potato and place the slices in a handkerchief and on your eyes for 15-20 minutes. You can also apply potato juice under your eyes with a cotton ball to fade away dark circles.
  2. Treatment of wrinkles. Potatoes keeps wrinkles away, so use its juice with confidence and see the skin regain its glow.
  3. Treat dark spots. Blend potato in a blender and apply it on your face, give a gentle massage and then do a peeling for 5 minutes, rinse off and say Bye to your dark spot.
  4. Removes facial blemishes. Use cold potato juice daily and see blemishes fade away.
  5. Treat sunburns with potato slices applied on the affected areas. It is best if the slices are cold.
  6. Skin lightening. Apply a mask of grated raw potato on your face and rinse off 30 minutes later. Done on a regular basis it will make your skin lighter.
  7. Cure dry skin. Grate potato and apply it on your dry spots for a few minutes. Done regularly the juice will help smooth and replenish moisture into the skin.
  8. Lifting of dead skin cells. Rejuvenate your face skin with potatoes applied on it daily.
  9. Natural cleanser. Blend together half a cucumber with one potato, add a teaspoon of baking soda and little water and clean your face.
  10. Natural treatment of rashes, itches and insect bites. Don’t panic, slice a potato and place it on the affected area for a few minutes. Repeat a few times a day until it’s over.