Like lemons, the orange is also rich in Vitamin C. The fruit pulp can be included in fruit masks. Orange peels can also be collected and dried in the sun, then ground into a powder and added to face masks.
It has a cleansing and gradual skin lightening effect. Orange juice can also be added to masks for the face and hands. In fact, raw orange and lemon peels can be rubbed on the nails to remove discolouration.
Orange peels rubbed regularly on the hands can help to lighten skin colour and also tighten the skin.
Gloriana is a Make-Up Artist in Lagos.