Know These Amazing Beauty Benefits of Tomatoes

Tomato is Very Good for the Body and has Many Benefits as Well

Tomato is an amazing vegetable that is red in colour and it is widely used in almost every dish. It is also used in salads as it can be eaten raw. It is a rich source of Vitamin C, it has high amount of lycopene which is very good for the skin.

Benefits of Tomatoes

Benefits of Tomatoes

Let’s find out the amazing beauty benefits of tomato which are easy to use and are effective in daily routine.

Benefit-1: Treats Open Pores

  • Tomato helps in treating open pores by shrinking the pore size
  • If you have the problem of open pores, then take four drops of tomato juice and add 1 tbsp of water to it.
  • Mix well and apply it on your face with a cotton ball.
  • Gently massage your face with this mixture and leave it on your face for 15 minutes.
  • Its regular application will shrink the pore size.
Treats Open Pores

Treats Open Pores

Benefit-2: It keeps the Aging Signs at Bay

Take out the juice of half tomato or cut it into half.

Either apply the juice or tomato directly on your skin and massage well.

After 15 minutes rinse it off with plain water.

This helps in preventing aging factors and brightens the face.

Benefit-3: It Treats Acne in an Effective Way

  • Tomato treats acne in an effective way by lightening them
  • Take fresh tomato and cut it into half.
  • Take the half piece and gently rub it on the face in circular motions.
  • Do this for 10 minutes and then wash your face with plain water.
  • Tomato has vitamin C and A which helps in curing acne.
  • Repeat this process thrice in a week for best results.
Treats Acne in an Effective Way

Treats Acne in an Effective Way

Benefit-4: Tomato is a Very Good Scrub

  • Take one tomato and cut it into halves.
  • Take the half piece of tomato and dip it in 2 tspn of sugar.
  • Now rub this tomato on your face in gentle motions.
  • This acts as a natural scrub and takes away all the dead skin cells from your skin.
  • Your skin will appear bright and it will glow.

Benefit-5: It Treats Sunburns

  • Tomato paste treats sunburn from the effected area
  • Take 1 fresh tomato and half cup curd.
  • Put both of them in a blender and make a smooth paste.
  • Apply this paste on your face or on the effected skin.
  • Let it remain there for 15-20 minutes.
  • Wash off with cold water.
  • This process will lighten the sunburn area and skin will appear light in tone.
It Treats Sunburns

It Treats Sunburns

Benefit-6: It Removes Blackheads

Take half tomato and squeeze it on the blackheads.

Rub it on blackheads for some time.

Rinse with water and then apply some moisturizer.

It prevents blackheads and removes them instantly from the face.

Benefit-7: Lose Weight

  • Drinking fresh tomato juice helps in losing weight instantly
  • Eat raw tomato in the morning.
  • Drink tomato juice twice a day to reduce unwanted fat in the body.
  • Make fresh juice and drink it ten minutes before the breakfast or meal.
  • This will help in cutting down unwanted fat from the body and cleans the intestines.
Lose Weight

Lose Weight

Benefit-8: Bring Back Shine to Dull Hair

  • Take some juice of tomato and massage it well in your scalp and hair.
  • Leave it for 10 minutes and then wash off with plain water.
  • This gives back natural colour to hair by increasing the pH balance of hair.
  • It is also helpful in giving natural shine to dull hair and is a very good conditioner.

Benefit-9: Treats Excess Oil Secretion

  • Cut the tomato into halves and then rub the halves into your skin.
  • Let the juice stay on your skin for 15 minutes.
  • Rinse off with cool water and pat dry your skin.
  • This will reduce the excess oil production on the skin and also prevent pimples and acne.

Benefit-10: It Removes Blemishes

  • Tomato helps in lightening the blemishes
  • Take 2 tsp of tomato juice and add 1 tsp of oatmeal and yogurt to it.
  • Mix well and make a paste.
  • Apply this paste on your face or on the affected area.
  • Leave on for 20 minutes and wash off with plain water.
  • Tomato has astringent and skin-lightening properties which clear off blemishes.
It Removes Blemishes

It Removes Blemishes

Benefit-11: Supports Hair Health

  • Tomato helps in retaining the health and shine of the hair
  • Take 2 tomatoes, 1 tbsp olive oil and 2 tspns aloe vera gel.
  • Put them in a blender and make a smooth paste.
  • Apply this paste on your scalp for 30 minutes.
  • Wash off your hair with shampoo and water.
  • This will raise the pH level in your hair and retains the shine of hair.
 Supports Hair Health

Supports Hair Health

Benefit-12: Natural Bleaching Agent

  • Take 1 tsp of oatmeal, yogurt and 2 tspns of tomato pulp.
  • Mix them together to form a smooth paste.
  • Apply it on your face for 20 minutes and then wash off with cold water.
  • Oatmeal has the quality to exfoliate the skin, yogurt and tomato clears off the blemishes and bleaches the skin by improving the complexion.

Benefit-13: Removes Tanning from the Skin

Tomato is very effective in removing tanning that is caused by sun rays

Take half cucumber and half tomato. Take out their juice and mix well.

Apply this juice on the tanned area and let it stay there for few minutes.

Rinse off with cold water once it’s dry.

Its regular use will remove the tanning in few days.

Removes tanning from the skin

Removes tanning from the skin

Benefit-14: Lemon and Tomato Mask

  • Take 1 lemon and squeeze out its pulp. Add juice of a lemon to it.
  • Apply this mixture on your face and let it dry.
  • This will help in lightening the dark spots and tightens the skin in an effective way.
  • This also helps in lightening the dark circles around the eyes.
Lemon and Tomato Mask

Lemon and Tomato Mask

Tomatoes are the best when it comes to their beauty benefits


Divya Sharma
Mrs. Divya Sharma is an avid writer with a vast experience of almost 15 years in writing career. She did her MA in English from IGNOU along with Diploma course in Journalism from YMCA, New Delhi. She has worked as a Content Manager with Times Of India, Noida for 10 years. Writing is her passion and she tries to give her best every time she writes on any given topic. Writing articles on home remedies is her area of interest and she has gained immense knowledge by writing and researching a lot in this field.