Besides being delicious, strawberries are good for your skin. In addition to Vitamin C which helps to produce collagen to plump and firm the skin, you will find  strawberries are a healthy source of phytonutrients and antioxidants. These nutrients are known to fight free radicals which are responsible for cell damage that contributes to cancer.

1 Ingredient Wonder: Strawberry

Some simple ways to implement strawberries in your skin care routine.

For the face:  Simply mash or blend a few strawberries.  Apply to the face and neck and leave on for 20 minutes.  Rinse with warm water.

For Puffy Eyes: Just place a few strawberry slices under your eyes and relax for 10 minutes, then remove the slices, wipe with a cool cloth and moisturize.

For Feet: Mash strawberries together. You want this to be a bit chunkier.  Rub on your feet, the strawberry seeds act like a scrub.  Rinse with warm water.  This one can be a bit messy so use over the tub or a bowl.

For Teeth: Crush one strawberry and rub over teeth. The natural alpha-hydroxy acids found in strawberry should help lighten teeth. Follow by rinsing with water.

Fizz Bath Shop is committed to providing natural, mostly organic, hand-crafted bath and body products.  All of our products are locally made in our store located in the heart of downtown Flagstaff.  We are a signer of the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics and our belief is skin care is important and best kept to simple, quality, nourishing ingredients.  You should be able to read and understand the labels of the products you use so you know what you are putting on your skin.


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