Working outside a lot and being no spring chicken means I have my fair share of creases and folds so it's a toss up next time we get some finger lime fruit as to whether I put it in a salad or rub it on my face.
Here is an extract from the article.
"Scientists discover fruit that fights WRINKLES
Anti-ageing power of ‘citrus caviar’ found in finger limes become the latest must-have cosmetic for those trying to hold back the years.
Finger limes known as ‘citrus caviar’ contain a high concentration of vitamin C
Tiny pearls of flesh found in finger limes resemble fish roe are latest must have.
A new face cream made from the flesh of an Australian fruit is set to hit UK shelves this month.
After scientists discovered the anti-ageing power of ‘citrus caviar’ – the tiny pearls of flesh found in finger limes which resemble fish roe – the fruit has become the latest must-have cosmetic for those trying to hold back the years.
Finger limes contain a high concentration of vitamin C – 44 times greater than the amount found in blueberries. Vitamin C is said to reduce the appearance of wrinkles.
The high concentration of acid in the lime also breaks down dead skin cells, apparently leaving it softer and smoother."
Sensationalist click bait I suppose but to read more see HERE!