Do you know that coconut water is not just a drink to give you a soothing and relaxing feeling? Oh yes. There is more to coconut water than you can ever imagine. This healthy and nutritious drink is fast emerging as the popular beverage choice for health conscious people around the world.
Besides the innumerable health benefits of drinking coconut water, applying it topically has an amazing effect on the skin and hair. It provides you with a glowing and beautiful skin, and a soft, shiny hair that you have always desired. However, our focus here is on the skin.
Now let us take a look at the amazing benefits of this natural drink.
- Taking a shot of coconut water daily acts as a natural moisturizer and prevents acne from showing up anywhere close to your skin.
- Applying coconut water topically fades away dark spots and brighten the skin. All you need to do is remain a little of the coconut water when drinking, then apply it on a clean face using cotton wool.
- Apart from preventing acne and fading away dark spots, it also tightens the pores over time. Hence, those large holes on your face will soon become less visible until you cannot see them anymore.
- While working on the skin, coconut water when taking orally works to bring down high blood pressure. Hence, if you have at one point in time being diagnosed of low blood pressure, avoid taking coconut water often.
- Coconut water also works for sunburn and other blemishes on the face.
With the above discovery about coconut water, when next you come across coconut fruit, grab one and drink the water regardless of what you grew up believing about it.