Saffron (Kesar) is not just an expensive spice that is used for adding flavours to dishes. It is a rich source of health benefitting nutrients like vitamins A, B, C, folate and minerals like Zinc, Potassium and Sodium that rejuvenates skin cells and promotes the regeneration of new cells. It is considered to be the most potent component for a radiant skin.
The vitamins present in saffron helps in protecting the skin against sun damage, reducing skin sensitivity to sun light, balancing uneven skin tone, fading the darkness caused by tanning along with blemishes and age spots.
The effective anti-bacterial and anti-fungal property of saffron helps in fighting skin infections and treating acne and pimples. It also helps prevent further breakouts.
The anti-inflammatory property of saffron helps in soothing the redness, burning and pain associated with pimples. It also helps lighten the blemishes and scars left by pimples and acne.