Botanically known as Punica Granatum, Pomegranate is one of the nutritious superfruits. A 100g Pomegranate Seeds typically contain:
|C - Ascorbic Acid||10.2mg|
|Vitamin B1 - Thiamin||0.067mg|
|Vitamin B2 - Riboflavin||0.053mg|
|Vitamin B3 - Niacin||0.293mg|
|Vitamin B5 - Pantothenic Acid||0.377mg|
|Vitamin B9 - Folate||38µg|
|Ca - Calcium||10mg|
|Fe - Iron||0.30mg|
|Mg - Magnesium||12mg|
|P - Phosphorus||36mg|
|K - Potassium||236mg|
|Na - Sodium||3mg|
|Zn - ZInc||0.35mg|
|Cu - Copper||0.158mg|
|Mn - Manganese||0.119mg|
|Se - Selenium||0.5µg|
Cosmetic Uses of Pomegranate
Pomegranate Seed Oil has protective and nourishing properties that are beneficial for all skin types especially mature and premature ageing skin. It helps reduce the appearance of wrinkles and lines.
Due to its antioxidant content, both Pomegranate Seed Oil and Pomegranate Fruit Extract can be used to help protect skin from free radical damage.
Pomegranate Seed Oil is one of the main ingredients in award winning Antioxidant Youthful Essence. For best results, apply Antioxidant Youthful Essence on clean skin follow with your usual moisturiser, morning and night.
USDA Nutrient Database
The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition: Pomegranate juice consumption reduces oxidative stress, atherogenic modifications to LDL, and platelet aggregation. Michael Aviram, Leslie Dornfeld, Mira Rosenblat, Nina Volkova, Marielle Kaplan, Raymond Coleman, Tony Hayek, Dita Presser and Bianca Fuhrman.
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