Why would kale ever go out of fashion? The number one leafy friend of health and beauty addicts is so in fashion that he’s pushed his way into the fabulous world of skincare and make-up.
We all started to take kale more seriously when supermodel beauties like Miranda Kerr and Rosie Huntington-Whiteley announced they swear by their morning green smoothies. If made correctly, they can honestly taste delicious and the energy boost it gives you is addictive. If you don’t trust your instinct to incorporate kale in the right way, take a look at Eve Kalinik’s Ultimate Green Smoothie recipe here, or alternatively, pick up an already made cold pressed juice from Plenish for lazy days (guilty).
Alexa Chung for Nails Inc; Rosie Huntington Whiteley enjoying her green smoothie [Instagram]
It seems like kale isn’t just good for your insides, more and more skincare and make-up brands are beginning to use kale as a key ingredient in their products. When it comes to skincare, kale is great because it’s packed with essential vitamins and minerals to support skins elastin and collagen molecules.
It’s also a powerful antioxidant, so will fight off any nasty free radicals that cause anti-ageing, blemishes and dull complexions. Kale is so powerful, its rich nutrients can even protect and strengthen brittle nails. We can’t wait to get our hands on Nails Inc's kale polish, as showcased by Alexa Chung. This kale infused polish is filled with nutrients to help protect and strenghten brittle nails. And if it's good enough for Alexa...
Click through the gallery above to see our edit of the best kale beauty products >>