Mangosteen/Kokum/Kokam Benefits for Skin
Kokum consists of natural antimicrobial compounds and several important antibacterial properties which can solve common skin problems. Consumption of fresh kokum is good for the cure of oily skin, Acne, dry skin and skin blemishes.
2. Repairs cells
Xanthone compounds which are present in kokum in rich amount are highly effective for the cure of damaged cells. You must prefer having kokum to prevent and cure skin disease caused due to cell damage.
3. Anti – Ageing Benefit
Aging is a natural process but the pollution and wrong lifestyle accelerates this process. You can control the rate of aging simply by consuming kokum. This fruit contains catechin which is an important antioxidant and helps in fighting free radicals which result naturally younger skin.
4. Cures Eczema
The dried powder of Kokum rind is highly recommended for the treatment of dysentery, its fresh paste can be applied on the patient’s skin having eczema and other skin disorders.