Beauty & Beyond: Getting Great Skin with Fall Fruits & Veggies


From pumpkin enzyme facials to cranberry scrubs, feast your eyes (and bodies) on fall’s bounty for beauty. They’re just as sweet for your skin as their favored places on the dining table would suggest. Here's how all this great seasonal produce can help produce radiant skin.

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Once known as “Fruit of Gods,” these tiny globes of sparkling magic fend off premature aging for near-immortal youthfulness. The antioxidant-rich extract brings a zing of revitalized energy for healthy tone, and age-defying ellagic acids protect and rejuvenate.

A few faves: Murad Energizing Pomegranate Moisturizer, Wei East Pomegranate Buffing Beads


Pumpkin, yams and sweet potatoes are just as sweet for your skin as their favored marshmallow topping would suggest. Enzyme blasters, powerful bioflavonoids and Vitamin A break down dead and irregular cell buildup for an unparalleled glow.

A few faves: MyChelle Dermaceuticals Pumpkin Renew Cream, Peter Thomas Roth Clinical Peel & Reveal Dermal Resurfacer, Glotherapeutic Pumpkin Enzyme Scrub


Get to the core of real skincare. With natural pectin, an apple a day keeps fine lines, uneven skin texture and dark spots away. A splash of cider is another quick way to replenish life, washing away impurities from skin and hair.

A few faves: Juice Beauty Green Apple Age Defy Serum,Frederic Fekkai Apple Cider Clarifying Shampoo (if they ever stop making this one, I'll sob), Dr. Brandt pores no more anti-aging mattifying lotion (this has apple stem cells)


Whether crushed into powder for exfoliation or pressed for nourishing oil, your skin will go nuts for these tasty treats. Perfect for showing dry skin a little TLC, the Omega-3 fats in walnuts replenish moisture and soothe away irritation.

Try: Mario Badescu Walnut Body Lotion, Ole Henriksen Walnut Complexion Scrub


The quintessential side dish for the perfect autumn meal, cranberries also help create the perfect complexion. Rich in tocotrienols and Omega-3 and Omega-6 fatty acids, the extract brings extra conditioning to après-summer damage. It restores softness to soothe and rejuvenate extremely dry skin.

A few faves: June Jacobs Cranberry Pomegranate Moisture Masque, MyChelle Dermaceuticals White Cranberry Cleanser, mark Act Normal Daily Foaming Cleanser with Cranberry and Goji

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