10 Aug '12, 6pm
Strawberries Could Protect Your Skin Against Ultraviolet Radiation
Research has already demonstrated that strawberries have powerful antioxidants, strengthen red bloods cells , and protect the stomach from the effects of alcohol , and the latest is they can also help protect your skin. Researchers from Italy and Spain have been studying the effects of the luscious berry to see if they can limit skin damage. The recently published their results in the ‘Journal of Agricultural Food Chemistry’. “We have verified the protecting effect of strawberry extract against damage to skins cells caused by UVA rays,” as explained by Maurizio Battino, researcher at the Università Politecnica delle Marche in Italy and lead author of the jointly Spanish and Italian study.