Chocolate is not only a sweet delicacy, but a natural beauty solution for various skin problems. In fact, it has become the latest craze in the beauty industry.
In spa centers and beauty salons, chocolate has made a name for itself. These days there are special packages offered by spas and salons promoting chocolate skin care beauty treatments. Chocolaty solutions are gaining popularity every day..
You can choose from chocolaty massages, body scrubs, manicures and pedicures offered by various beauty salons and spas. Read on to find out how you can make use of your favorite dark chocolate in your everyday beautyroutine.
The skin softening properties of chocolate comes directly from its major content, the cocoa butter. Chocolate is extremely rejuvenating for your skin and refreshes the skin. It has turned out to be an excellent beauty ingredient and is being heavily used in beauty care treatments for its skin softening ingredients.. It is an exceptional natural moisturizer which makes your skin soft and supple.
The anti-oxidants also known as anti-aging allies in dark chocolate helps to avoid and prevents the free radicals from damaging the skin’s elastin, collagen and various other proteins. Therefore, chocolate is used in various beauty treatments to smooth out the wrinkles.
Reduces Scars and Stretch Marks
The fat content in cocoa butter is made of high quality linoleic acid which gives chocolates the ability to diminish fine lines, and reduce the appearance of scars and stretch marks. Chocolaty treatments help the skin to gradually regain its lost elasticity and aids in getting back one's youthful glow. Chocolate cures also protect the skin from the harmful effects of sun exposure and pollution.
Exfoliates and Nourishes
Application of chocolate has amazing results. It nourishes the skin while sloughing offdead skin cells. Chocolate based beauty cures help to revitalize the skin.
After knowing about the beauty benefits of chocolates, are you eager and enthusiastic to experience the chocolate beauty care? Well before you think of visiting a spa or a beauty salon for the ultimate chocolaty experience; I recommend try a chocolaty face scrub at home and learning how chocolate can soften your skin firsthand.
Chocolaty Honey Scrub
Chocolaty Honey Scrub softens the dry skin instantly. Please mark this scrub is only suitable for people with dry skin. If you have oily skin, it is not meant for your skin at all.
Take 10 grams of pure cocoa powder, 1 tablespoon of honey, 5 grams of sugar and 2 tablespoons of Almond oil. Mix all these ingredients thoroughly until you get a smooth paste. Apply this mix to your face and neck and lightly massage with your finger tips for 1 to 2 minutes. In the end rinse with warm water, the result is soft, smooth and supple skin just in one application.
Now you know the various benefits of chocolates. From now on eat a lot more chocolate as well, as it works its magic from the inside out too.
Most of all indulge your self in chocolaty beauty cures to enjoy and experience the various beauty benefits of your favorite sweet delight. Set off to be chocolaty and enjoy!