We all love the delicious nutty taste of avocados but they are much more than just a healthy eating choice. The ladies of the ancient Aztec, Incan and Mayan cultures of Central America successfully used the native avocados as part of their beauty routines. You too can follow their example and nourish your body inside and out without the addition of harsh chemicals. Try these 7 inexpensive beauty tips using avocados and pamper your body from head to toe.
1. Super Shiny Hair
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Peel and deseed a medium sized avocado (use ½ for short hair). Mash well with a fork and push through a sieve for a smoother product. Add the yolk of one egg and ½ teaspoon olive oil. Apply to hair making sure you have a good coverage from scalp to ends of hair. Leave on about 25 minutes. Rinse well then use your favorite shampoo and conditioner for unbelievably soft and shiny hair.