May Help Prevent Cancer
Studies have shown that the flavonoids in the orange peels inhibit a protein that is linked to cancer. There is also limonene in the orange that can cut cancer risk. Other studies have shown the efficacy of citrus peels preventing cancerous activities.
The flavonoid called hesperidin is shown to lower blood cholesterol and blood pressure levels. There is also anti-inflammatory properties, which help to fight against inflammation, known to cause heart disease.
Enhance Digestive Health
Studies have shown how the citrus fruit peels have been used to treat digestive disorders.
The antibacterial properties can help protect you from dental caries.