Clear, soothe, rehydrate and plump. This refreshing poolside treat is nature’s answer to summer skin woes
Skincare probably isn’t the first thing that springs to mind when you think of watermelons, but the juicy pink fruit is causing a bit of a buzz in the beauty world right now – mostly thanks to Glow Recipe’s Watermelon Glow Sleeping Mask. The Korean beauty brand’s face mask has a 5,000-strong wait list and promises better, brighter skin overnight. Dreamy? Yes. Harder to come by in the UK? Yes. But there are plenty of easier ways to get your melon fix. Here’s why...
IT’S A TREAT FOR SKIN
rich in potassium and antioxidants, slices of watermelon work as a natural toner to tighten pores, for added glow.
IT’S A HEALER
The high water content means it’s adept at soothing sunburn while it’s said to benefit acneprone skin thanks to antiinflammatory lycopene.
IT’S A BARGAIN
The average watermelon price is approx £2.we reckon you’ll get about 10 wedges and that’s a mere 20p per piece. result!