I recently was at an event and ended up coming home with a lot of packets of grapes, 11 packets lol. So it had to be the main ingredient in this weeks smoothie recipe otherwise I don’t think I would of eaten all of them, and there ain’t nothing getting thrown in my bin,I hate wastage! My Black ‘Beauty’ Grape Smoothie Recipe is targeted to help you gain beauty, youth and radiance whilst being sweet and super easy to do. Only using 4 ingredients that you probably have lying around in your kitchen already. You can blend yourself up a healthy natural beauty drink in no time.
Black grapes in particular are a fantastic beauty food! Anthocyanins are the flavonoid compound that gives black grapes their dark color; the darker the fruit, the higher the anthocyanin content. A natural antioxidant, anthocyanins protect your body from damage from free radicals. Produced as your body breaks down food, reducing the risk of cell damage and death and potentially slowing down the aging process. A study published in the 2010 “Annual Review of Food Science and Technology” found that anthocyanins may help reduce inflammation and cancer activity, alleviate diabetes and control obesity.
Consuming black grapes regularly will keep you looking, fresh and younger for longer! Reducing wrinkles, increasing elasticity of the skin, proper blood circulation which is what leads to healthy, youthful and glowing skin. The Vitamin E Content in grapes locks in the moisture, a natural moisturiser from the inside out. The impressive antioxidant content found in black grapes protects against the harmful Uv rays from the sun and the The Vitamin C content of these grapes ensures rejuvenation of skin cells.
Beauty Tip: Squeeze the juice out of the grapes and leave on your face for 15 minutes. This reduces black spots and uneven skin tone.
If you are somebody that suffers with hair problems then you need to stock up on black grapes and start eating them!The high antioxidant and Vitamin E content of these grapes, increase the blood circulation in the scalp, strengthens blood vessels and resultantly leads to healthy hair growth, strengthening, softening , lengthening the hair, reduces flakiness, itchiness of the scalp reducing dandruff resulting in beautiful and shiny tresses naturally.
Antioxidants found in black grapes help to release toxins that have built up over time. Which results in loss of weight. As well as the resveratrol found in grapes lowers the cells’ ability to store fat and causes fat cells to disintegrate.
Black grapes are known to improve the regulation of insulin and increase insulin sensitivity. A compound, pterostilbene, found in grapes helps to lower the sugar levels in the blood. Black grapes have low glycemic index (GI) value ranging from around 43 to 53, which actually promotes better blood sugar balance. These grapes also help in controlling blood pressure by increasing blood flow around the body.
Black grapes also protect your heart, prevent cancer, improves vision and boosts brain function!
Have you tried my Tropical Skin Plumping Smoothie Recipe another fantastic skin beautifying smoothie!
Lets’s get blending…….
Black ‘Beauty’ Grape Smoothie recipe
- 1 1/2 cups of red grapes
- 1 Banana
- 3/4 cup of Coconut water
- 1 Apple
- Place all of the ingredients into a blender and blend at highest speed.
- Pour into a glass and enjoy!
I hope you enjoy my Black ‘Beauty’ Grape smoothie Recipe and enjoy the enjoy the amazing beautifying benefits you get from it! Please share your thoughts by commenting below and don’t forget to pin this to your ‘Smoothie Board’ on Pinterest!
Until next week…..