Banana Benefits for Skin

Banana Benefits

Not only are these delicious fruits great for boosting energy, lowering blood pressure and cholesterol, along with being full of minerals and vitamins, including potassium and magnesium, they have some great benefits for the hair and body.

Here are some excellent ways to use banana for skin care:

1. Removes warts. Take a piece of the skin and tie it over the wart and sleep overnight with it and you will see incredible changes in the morning.

2. Cures acne. Rub the banana peel on your face for five minutes a day and within a week you will see positive results.

3. Reduces wrinkles. Take a banana and mash it with the peel and apply it to your face. It will hydrate and tighten the skin. 

4. Heals psoriasis. Place the banana peel on the affected area for several minutes a day and it won't be long until you see it start to disappear.

5. Stops the itching of bug bites. Just massage the peel on the bitten skin and you will experience immediate relief.

More Banana Benefits

  • Some other interesting uses for banana peels include hair conditioner, the removal of dark spots on the skin, winter skin reliever, and skin lightener. It is truly an amazing source of food and all over health needs.
  • It is a great way to get your B and C vitamins as well. 
  • It is also known as a digestive aid, 
  • A stress reliever, 
  • It is rich in antioxidants, 
  • Can help in brain activity and 
  • Can prevent and even cure kidney cancer.

How is it that this information not better known?

It is obvious that there are many cures waiting for you in your own kitchen and at the local grocery store. Being able to use the entire food is a fabulous way to live close to nature and to appreciate the gifts that it has to offer.

There are few foods that have this many benefits, so take advantage of this one.

Banana Face Mask Recipes

#1 Just Bananas for all skin types

What you will need:

1 ripe Banana: 


  • We recommended that you first wash your face with a homemade cleaner. 
  • Mash the banana or mix in a food processor, for a smoother application. Apply to a clean face.
  • Leave on for 15 minutes. 
  • Rinse off with cool water. 
  • Pat dry.
  • Apply a natural homemade toner and moisturizer.

This banana facial mask will leave your skin feeling silky soft and glowing. You can use this recipe once weekly for great results. More if you can ;-) 

#2 Banana & Honey Acne Face Mask

Banana, Honey and Lemon

What you will need:

1 Ripe Banana

1 tbsp of Raw Organic Honey

1 tsp of lemon juice


  • We recommended that you first wash your face with a homemade cleaner. 
  • Mash the banana and mix with honey. 
  • Apply to your face liberally. 
  • Leave on for 15 minutes. 
  • Rinse off with cool water. 
  • Pat dry.
  • Apply a natural homemade toner and moisturizer.

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