Sure, moderate amounts of red wine are great for your heart, but grape skins and seeds are excellent for your exterior health as well. There are many grape-based products on the market that promise to help your complexion shine. Vitamins C and E can be found in the seeds, plus antioxidants, too. Translation: They may help you look younger, or so the experts say. Some pros even suggest that squeezing the juice of grapes on your face will improve the condition of your skin.
Want to experience some great grape benefits? We scoured the Internet for products made from grapes that might help you.
Caudalie Grape Water
Created by the family behind Bordeaux’s famous Chateau Smith Haut Lafitte, Caudalie makes an entire line of skincare products from grapes including scrubs and lotions, but this Grape Water is a toner said to soothe and hydrate the skin. The liquid is extracted from the grapes at harvest. It’s $18.
Grape Seed Oil
You can buy 100% grape seed oil if you don’t want a high-priced pre-mixed lotion. It’s said to moisturize your skin and drive away dryness or irritation. And it’s just $4.99 for a small bottle.
The Vineyard Collection
Creams, lotions and body wash made with grape extract are available under this line of products. They promise to defy age and enrich your skin with antioxidants. Products start at $12, but many are more expensive as well.
Do It Yourself
There are many recipes online for making skincare products at home from grapes. We found a mask made of chamomile tea, corn flour and grapes that promises to make your skin soft and supple. Check out Beautylish.com for more DIY grape suggestions.
Have you found a grape product you love? Let us know below.