The pomegranate peels prevent the breakdown of collagen, and when applied topically, can promote cell growth. They are also helpful in fighting acne and pimple scars. When coarsely ground, they make an excellent facial scrub and exfoliant, while also containing sun-blocking agents that offer protection from the harmful uv rays of the sun. Pomegranate peel can be used for cleaning the teeth, prevent cavity, toothache, bleeding gum and bad breath. The peel can also be used in hair masks to remove dandruff and prevent hair loss.