– Under Eye Circles.
In Spain, they apply thin slices of potato on their eyes for ten minutes to lighten the skin and fade dark circles after a night of partying.
– Reduce Puffiness.
Scandinavian women banish puffiness with 15 to 20 splashes of ice-cold spring mineral water.
– Softer, More Youthful Skin.
In France, they apply freshly cut and mashed grapes to make skin softer and more youthful, because grapes contain potent antioxidants and have moisturizing benefits.
– Instant Lip Conditioner and Gloss.
Italian women rub olive oil on their lips to condition lips and add shine.
– Soothe Irritated Skin.
Greek women massage olive oil onto their skin to soften dry, irritated skin and to treat sunburns.
– Get Rid of Stretchmarks.
In Asia, women use white camellia nut oil to moisturize, condition, nourish, and soften skin. Shalini shares that she knows a few celebrities who swear by this oil for combating stretch marks while pregnant. Women also use it to promote hair growth, treat burns, and strengthen nails.
– A Cleansing Jumpstart.
The women of Zimbabwe drink a cup of hot tea with lemon at the beginning of the day to cleanse the system and jumpstart the metabolism.
– Strong, Shiny Hair.
In India, women massage coconut oil into their hair and scalp once a week to strengthen hair, promote growth, help with split ends, and make hair shiny.
– Dandruff Fighter.
To get rid of dandruff, Australians add a few drops of eucalyptus or tea tree oil to shampoo.
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Hope these help 🙂