A proper balanced diet is vital for the maintenance of healthy skin. When you consider Moringa, it  is loaded with nutrients like calcium, vitamin A, B, C, D, E; minerals like copper, iron, zinc, magnesium, silica and manganese.There are about 30 antioxidants present in Moringa leaves which contribute to healthy skin.

This powder can be consumed or even used externally.

CONSUMPTION OF MORINGA POWDER

Consuming moringa leaves or moringa powder made out of sun dried moringa leaves helps in delivering these powerful antioxidants to the skin cells.

Sulphur is one of the main constituent in moringa leaves.Every cell of our body contains sulphur . This mineral is the key ingredient for collagen and keratin.Keratin and collagen are the main substances which make up the skin tissue. These substances are mainly made up of proteins.Collagen is elastic in nature,therefore it gives flexibility and makes the skin softer.Keratin is a substance which provides skin rigidity and strength.Consuming moringa powder daily makes you to feel and appear younger.

Studies into Moringa Oleifera continue to uncover more of its anti- aging properties.When free radicals are present on human skin, it makes the skin less resistant to lines as a result of which wrinkles appear.This makes the skin look aged. Moringa helps in removing these free radicals as it has an excellent cleansing ability.This in turn restore the vitality and also enhances the youthful skin complexion.

MORINGA POWDER FOR FACE

Method 1:  Moringa Tomato face mask

Moringa is a store house of vital vitamins A, C, E and also some antioxidants.These nutrients are very essential for a heathy skin.

Create a thick, luxurious moringa face mask to feed your skin all the nutrients necessary for a natural, smooth and radiant glow.

Ingredients:
1 tablespoon of moringa powder
1 ripe tomato (mashed)
1 tablespoon honey
1 tsp of lemon juice (optional)

Directions:
Mix all ingredients together in a bowl. Apply it evenly on your face as a mask, avoid it near your eyes.Let it stay for about 15-20 minutes. Rinse with warm water for refreshing and nourished skin.

 

Method 2:  Moringa Banana Cleanser

Moringa leaves used externally are known for their anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory characteristics.Yogurt is rich in protein and lactic acid, hence acts a perfect natural cleanser for face.

Ingredients:
1 tablespoon of moringa powder
½  ripe banana (mashed)
2 tablespoon yogurt

Directions:
Combine all ingredients in a small bowl. Gently massage a thin layer of  cleanser into your clean face using your fingertips; this action will help loosen any dirt or makeup.Let it stay for few minutes, Then rinse it with warm water and pat your face gently with a dry towel.