Use it as an anti-aging- face mask
Avocado is great for treating wrinkles, these benefits can be experienced by slathering some smashed avo on your face, as well as including it in your daily meal plan. Why not mix it with some cucumber for a cooling face mask? – Your skin will feel instantly smoother!
It revitalises your scalp and is a great dandruff treatment
Avocado is known for be extra hydrating and moisturising, so it’s no surprise that researchers have found that it’s great for treating a dry and itchy scalp as well as banishing unwanted dandruff. Simply smooth a layer of smashed avocado into the roots of your hair, massage, lather, wait, and rinse.
It can reduce hair frizz
The natural oils within avocados are an amazing treatment for dry, damaged, and frizzy hair! It works similarly to your usual conditioner, simply mash up some fresh avocado, along with a few drops of avocado oil, and comb through your hair, wait, and rinse- it also helps reduce split ends.
It treats skin conditions
Avocados are also great for skin conditions due to containing high amounts of anti-oxidants. If your skin is suffering from a rash, inflammation or just dry skin, avocados sooth and care for your skin, helping it heal from any damage, whether it be from an allergic reactions, too much sunlight, or just an accident.
It’s a great soothing body lotion and can be used as a calming shaving cream
Due to their healing, soothing, and hydrating properties, avocados are also an excellent shaving cream. Try slathering on a mixture of avo and avocado oil in the shower before and after you shave!
We aren’t the first to figure out the benefits of avocado! Here’s a list of beauty products that have the low down on the very best of the avo-lution.
Crabtree & Evelyn, Avocado Olive & Basil Hand Therapy from John Lewis
Crabtree & Evelyn, Avocado Olive & Basil Bath & Shower Gel from John Lewis
John Masters, Lavender & Avocado Intensive Conditioner from John Lewis
Neal’s Yard, Vitamin E & Avocado Night Cream from John Lewis
PHILIP B, Peppermint and Avocado Clarifying Shampoo from Space.NK.
PHILIP B, Peppermint Avocado Shampoo from Space.NK.
Kiehl’s Olive & Avocado Leave-In Oil-In-Cream from Harrods
Kiehl’s Olive Fruit Oil & Avocado Deeply Reparative Hair Pak from Harrods