DIY beauty remedies to get you looking good enough to eat

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From blueberries and kale to coconut oil and honey, superfoods have escaped the kitchen to star in many skincare products. Rich in anti-ageing antioxidants, skin-loving vitamins and soothing minerals, these natural ingredients have been harnessed by beauty brands to supercharge their products.

But you don’t have to spend a fortune to reap the rewards. Making your own superfood beauty products is quick and easy.

“Nature gives us an abundance of fruits, seeds, plants and minerals that have incredible benefits for the skin,” British food writer Lucy Bee says.

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