Could moringa be the best beauty-boosting superfood?
What you eat shows on your face and this superfood promises superskin thanks to its anti-ageing, sun damage defending AND eczema and acne relieving powers.
By Bridget March
We are big believers that healthy hair, skin and nails show from the inside out and one of the easiest ways to boost what nature gave you is with your diet and we’ve found a superfood to slip into our smoothies that offers innumerable beauty benefits.
Yep, move over blueberries, chia seeds and spirulina and make space for moringa, harnessed as a powder from the leaves of the native African and Asian ‘Miracle Tree’, celebrated for its medicinal properties.
Moringa’s nutritional profile reads like a health nut’s wish-list. We spoke to one of the UK’s leading facialists and Cosmo Beauty Awards 2014 judge, Abigail James to understand what its mega antioxidant levels, vitamins and minerals mean for skin.
“This is absolutely key to anti-aging, healthy cell turnover and skin health”
“Essential for retaining moisture and protecting against free radical damage, so it’s ideal to take as a regular daily supplement as a sun damage preventer”
“Key for the skins healthy barrier protection, keeping moisture in and irritants out. It’s been known to be helpful in the treatment of sensitive skins and rosacea, and also help minimise dark spots”
“Essential for normal healthy cell growth and repair, it’s healing and helps reduce scaring in the skin. Also known to be good for eczema conditions”
“Essential in wound healing and healthy cell renewal, a key aspect nutritionally for acne sufferers who are often deficient in this”
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