By Laura Medina
Thanks to extraction and refinement technology, instead of eating tons of messy, delicious watermelon, we can simply smear and swipe watermelon's antioxidant benefits on our face and skin for oil-free hydration.
Watermelons are rich in antioxidants so it prevents ageing of your skin. They are also considered as natural toners and good for exfoliating the skin. It protects skin from sun damage, moisturise the skin and help you look fresh and young.
Watermelon as 92% water content and is rich in vitamins A, B6 and C, amino acids, lycopene, and citrulline, an amino acid unique to the fruit.
Lycopene tackles sun damage and excess pigmentation, or melasma, for its gentle lightening effects.
Once science discovers that watermelon tackles wrinkles and fine lines, as it calms down redness for sensitive skin, watermelon is a miracle skincare ingredient.
Watermelon tackles wrinkles through it's own unique amino acid that is named after watermelon, the fruit, citrulline.
Glow Recipe's Watermelon Pink Juice Moisturizer lotion provides those benefits year-around without refrigeration.
Milk Makeup's innovative and practical solid tube of watermelon serum, that you can twist up anywhere from home to gym, conveniently cools down the skin with oil-free, hydrating
lycopene while calming with citrulline.
Both of these are the less messy, not sticky options of having to smear mushy watermelon all over your face and body while being realistic applications in using the best of watermelon out of Summer.