Does Red Wine Actually Have Any Health Benefits?

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Does Red Wine Actually Have Any Health Benefits?

Red wine is the magical drink more like a fountain of youth that makes you feel like it's a weekend already! Lurking with your friends on a hammock in the late evening and relishing every sip of the holy drink is perhaps the best way to spend a weekend, right? Did you know red wine is extremely healthy for your skin and body? And now you have a pretty good reason to do it.

Well, now you got a reason to savor the heavenly glass of wine happily. There are many health benefits associated with red wine. Check out its benefits here: 

#1. Makes you look young!

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The anti-oxidant property of red wine helps to fight the signs of aging. Cheers to rejuvenated skin!

#2. Wine Facial is surprising!

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Ever thought of massaging your face with wine Do we sound absurd? Well, you can easily get clear and glowing skin in just 20 minutes!

#3. Say bye to low cholesterol

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The grape supplement present in red wine helps in reducing LDL or the 'harmful cholesterol' by 9-12%!

#4. Cheers to a healthy heart!

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Polyphenols present in the red wine have a miraculous effect on the heart. It makes the blood vessels flexible and prevents the formation of unwanted blood clots.

#5. Your blood sugar level will never go higher!

According to a famous journal ‘Nutrition’, resveratrol, the amazing nutrient found in the skin of red grapes helps control blood sugar level. It is especially beneficial to prevent type-2 diabetes in women.

#6. Don't worry about brain disorders anymore

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A senior research scientist at New York's Litwin-Zucker Research Center, Philippe Marambaud, found out that brain disorders like Alzheimer's disease, etc. are controlled by resveratrol. It prevents the growth of beta-amyloid protein (responsible for memory disorders) which helps in making your memory sharp!

#7. Prevents growth of cancer cells

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As per the American Cancer Society, the antioxidant ‘quarcetin’ present in red wine makes the nascent cancer cells starve, leading to their death.

#8. Helps build a Stronger Immunity!

According to a 2010 study of American Journal of Epidemiology, people who drank 14 glasses of wine weekly were found to have less cold than the ones who didn’t.

#9. Makes you Slimmer!

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Our body converts resveratrol in a chemical compound called piceatannol. This compound helps to make the body slimmer by preventing the growth of fat cells.

#10. So many hair benefits, you cannot say ‘no’ to it.

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Intimidated by the thick and shiny hair of actresses? Well, you can make them yours! Want to know how? Just rinse your hair with red wine (after shampoo and conditioner) and see the magic! It lessens dandruff, prevents hair loss and most importantly, increases blood circulation to the scalp.

#11. Depression…what’s that?

A major study in research shows that the women who drink 2-7 glasses of wine weekly have fewer chances of getting depressed, compared to the other women their age.

Some of the best red wines (offering extraordinary health benefits) include Pinot Noir, Cabernet Sauvignon, Madirins, Shiraz, Barbera, and Merlot.

All rise to the goodness of red wine!

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