Pomegranate (Punica granatum)

Origin:

Country of origin: Ancient Persia (modern Iran)
Cultivation: Mediterranean regions of southern Europe, the Middle East and the Caucasus, North and sub-Saharan Africa, India, Central and Southeast Asia, California and Arizona in the USA.

Valuable substances in pomegranate:

Vitamins C and B5, polyphenols, phytoestrogens, iron, potassium and fatty acids, antioxidants.

Health benefits:
  • Protects body
  • Strengthens the immune system and the heart
  • Kills bacteria, soothes irritations and inflammations
  • Relieves menopause symptoms
Beauty benefits:
  • Powerful moisturizer for skin and hair
  • Slows signs of premature aging
  • Regulates the production of sebum
  • Makes skin vibrant, toned, tight and shiny
  • Strengthens and nourishes hair
How do celebrities use it?

The actress Zoey Deschanel doesn’t buy expensive moisturizing and protective products to fight skin dryness. Instead she uses pomegranate oil.

 

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