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Sugar: Beauty Uses that Would Surprise You

Sugar has been known to have a lot of side effects to the human body especially if used in excess amounts. What we did not know however, is how sugar can help us enhance our natural beauty and make us even more confident about our looks. Keep reading to find out how sugar can be used in different ways;

Dead Skin Remover
This is the most common use of sugar outside the kitchen. Sugar grains once scrubbed on the skin surface and remove dead skin cells. For the skin surface you could mix the sugar grains with olive or Coconut oil. Using your hands massage the mixture on you face and have it on for a period of between 10 to 20 minutes. Rinse afterwards with lukewarm water and pat dry.
For other parts of the body, mix it with mashed bananas, before taking a bath apply that paste all over your body, and then afterwards go on with your shower routine as usual.

Sugar-body-scrubsugar as declogger

 

 

 

Pore Declogger
Clogged pores cause blackheads and pimples but using sugar helps open up the pores and cause a fresh flow of air in the skin improving its glow. It does so by removing excessive oils, dirt that accumulate on the skin surface.
To enhance its effectiveness, add lemon juice and then massage the mixture on to your face, rinse afterwards with lukewarm water, followed by cold water and pat dry.

sugar as dead skinLip Smoothening
Achieve this by dipping a wet fingertip in sugar and scrubbing your lips to remove dead skin and restore smooth on them.

sugar lip smoothenerFake Tan Enhancer
Before you decide to expose your skin to fake tan prepare it in the right way! Preparation here involves removing excess dead skin cells to allow for a realistic color after the tanning process. Scrub sugar on wet skin beforehand to ensure that there’s no trace of oil residue on the skin.

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Using Sugar in this different ways, would help you improve your skin color texture and even tone for a more beautiful you!!

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