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Happy Chocolate Day! Here's why you should give the chocolate bath a shot

By:Namrata Dutta, Onlymyhealth Editorial Team,Date:Jul 07, 2017
Who doesn’t like chocolates? Fondness for chocolates isn’t restricted to any age group, from small kids to adults, we all like chocolate. However, do you know that after consumption, taking a bath with chocolate is the latest innovation in luxury bathing? Yes, you read right, nowadays bathing with chocolate is the newest trend and it is not just a fad actually. Bathing with chocolate has its own set of benefits and lately is used in spa treatments.
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    Skin nourishment

    The anti-oxidants present in chocolate help you nourish your skin making it soft and supple. Dark chocolate is another supplement for chocolate bath and can give your body the desired glow and an even skin-tone by curing the tanning.

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    Skin nourishment
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    A great stress reliever

    Chocolate bath could be a great stress reliever with its stress relieving properties that balance the stress hormones. A warm dip in hot chocolate can relieve you from stress while giving you glowing skin.

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    A great stress reliever
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    Detoxifying agents

    Did you know that chocolate contains detoxifying agents? Detoxifying agents present in dark chocolate can detoxify your skin and let it breathe by removing the layer of dead skin. After a dip in warm chocolate, you will experience a much softer skin.

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    Detoxifying agents
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    Help protects from skin troubles

    The UV ray protection property of chocolate can protect your skin from the ultra violet rays and help you prevent sunburn and skin cancer.

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    Help protects from skin troubles
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    Improves blood circulation

    While you bathe with chocolate, your skin absorbs certain components from chocolate and which is good for your blood circulation. Improved blood circulation in your skin can allow you to have a glowing skin.

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    Improves blood circulation
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