Tamarind…for better skin, hair, and health


I promote a healthy and beautiful lifestyle for my amazing clients and always want you to look your best. While I am working hard on giving you the best of the best at...By Limor, there is something I wanted to share that will boost your health and beauty rituals; it’s something you can do at home for yourself and the whole family…cooking with Tamarind!

It’s a spice used in the local cuisine of Latin America, Asia, and the Caribbean that gives a tangy flavor and contains numerous amounts of Vitamin B, C, Potassium, Magnesium, along with many other benefits. It is also surprisingly amazing for your skin, eye care, metabolism, and immune system. Tamarind helps with heart health by getting rid of cholesterol, it helps with maintaining body weight, and lowers the risk of cancer because it is high in antioxidants.

During those hot summer months, Tamarind works as a cooling agent while also working as an anti-inflammatory agent when you have a sore throat. Style Craze also gives an amazing recipe on how Tamarind will do wonders for your skin.

Because of the amazing health benefits, I use Tamarind in my cooking every chance I get. One way I incorporate it is by using a tamarind sauce for my organic meat balls. I make my meatballs by flattening out ground meat onto tin foil and then adding spices into the mix before rolling them into nickel sized balls (the smaller size makes them more interesting to cook with and then eat of course! (You can make your meatballs anyway you prefer). Then,  I fry onions, grated tomatoes, salt, pepper, and two tablespoons of tamarind sauce and just add the meatballs to the sauce to cook.

It is really easy, really delicious, and on the plus side really good for your body!

Have a beautiful cooking session and enjoy!


About bylimor

Being born to a cosmetologist made it easy for Limor to become a professional hair and make-up consultant. In 1995 she attended The Learning Institute of Beauty Science and graduated with a natural flare that advanced her quickly. Prior to graduating, Limor had some of the biggest names in the industry offering her prominent positions in their company. Instead of taking one of these offers Limor continued expanding knowledge by taking classes in Europe and in the U.S that specialized in hair and makeup artistry. At 18 she started working for the internationally renowned cosmetic and skin care company Il Makiage. After she had gained the experience she wanted she decided to take an offer from Bergdorf Goodman, working under John Barrett. After working there for three years and gaining extensive experience she decided to open her own salon. Coming from a long line of very successful entrepreneurs this was the most logical choice. ...By Limor is the combination of years of education combined with the finest experiences the industry has to offer. Limor has made a name, paying superior attention to both the inside and outside of a womans head. Hair, she believes, should be the glamorous extension of who you are inside. At By Limor, we set new standards for brides . By Limor salon is located in the heart of Mill Basin. Come spend the day in our elegant, discrete, and beautiful location, and get your hair, nails, and makeup done by world class professionals, Who pamper you from head to toe and ready to go.

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