Mmm chocolate. You’ve probably read tons of articles telling you that it’s ok to eat dark chocolate in moderation because it does have health benefits. But you don’t just have to eat it to get those benefits. It works to do you good on the outside as well as in. You might also be aware that there are beauty treatments in spas and salons all around the world. The cacao in chocolate contains flavonoids and polyphenols which are antioxidants that fight the free radicals that age your skin. They can also help protect your skin from the sun. The best news is that you don’t have to go to a spa or beauty salon to get your chocolate fix because there are chocolate–based beauty products to use at home.
1. Have Your Chocolate Cupcake but Don’t Eat It – It’s a Face Mask
When you buy a Lush product you are guaranteed 100% natural ingredients. And if you don’t mind a bit of mess, you will love this Lush Cupcake Facial Mask. It is just like putting cupcake batter on your face – messy, gooey, and brown. As well as the cocoa butter to moisturize, the mask contains rhassoul mud to absorb grease and give a deep cleanse, linseed to detox and soften and mint for tonality and a yummy smell.