Most people associates tamarind with great food dishes but, it does wonders for your hair, skin and body. This amazing little fruit is what’s made up in half of our makeup and beauty products in the stores. Inside this cute little brown pod holds a powerful juice that is sweet, tangy and holds tons of health benefits such as vitamins and minerals that make it a good solution for many hair and skin issues.
Tamarind seeds are very rich in minerals like phosphorous, amino acids, magnesium and much more.
The tamarind seeds contain a compound used in cosmetics and pharmaceutical products to topically treat minor rashes on the skin. The antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties of this fruit make it a good solution for preventing skin diseases such as eczema. This fruit can also act as a sun protectant with Vitamin C, flavonoids, antioxidants and alpha hydroxyl acids that all helps in preventing damages due to UV ray exposure. The hydrating property of tamarind allows it to provide elasticity to the skin so, it can also be used as a anti-aging treatment. Using the pulp by it’s self and you can use it as a great exfoliation scrub, it’s also good to use as a hair strengthener as well.