Blueberries are rich in vitamins and minerals that protect and rejuvenate the skin. When dried they also make a great natural scrub, cleansing and brightening the skin.
The Vaccinium myrtillus plant is a small bush that grows in sandy and rocky soils and bears small dark-blue berries covered with a bloom dust.
The sweet and tasty fruits are high in vitamins A, C, and E, which are antioxidants that are said to help to protect the skin from damage and also help to promote cell repair and growth. They are also an excellent source of essential fatty acids, which help to regulate moisture, while their high tannin content gives them antiseptic qualities.