Forget mangoes, it is Indian gooseberries that is hit with most of Hollywood hotties!!
Well you may have heard how Indian mangoes have had their fair share of fame abroad. But who could have thought that mangoes would be replaced by Indian gooseberries when it came to popularity among the Hollywood celebrities. But this is not all,the Indian fruit is also being credited for its crucial anti-ageing and rejuvenating properties.
Everyone from Sofia Vergara to Kim Kardashian, Cindy Crawford to Britney Spears is now endorsing the benefits of amla. Popularised by Dr Raj Kanodia, a well-known plastic surgeon in Hollywood, the sour little green fruit sure has come a long way.
Rich in anti-oxidants, amla has often been used traditionally in face packs and shampoos in India. It is well-known for its anti-ageing properties, and is widely consumed in form of pickles and jams, as well as eaten raw.
Dr Kanodia’s range of amla-based skincare products, has brought to Hollywood’s limelight the many beauty benefits of amla. Now, the advantages of using amla as a skincare essential are endorsed by Modern Family star Sofia Vergara, supermodel Cindy Crawford, and reality star Kim Kardashian, among others.
Amla is extolled for its anti-ageing properties, since it improves the formation of collagen to prevent premature skin wrinkling and loss of elasticity in the skin.