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Skin and hair care from the fridge

By: Melanie Lasoff Levs on Feb. 10, 2011, 2:29 p.m.

Photo: McBLG97/Flickr

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Good for: Grind them up and mix with yogurt or mayonnaise to exfoliate your face and skin. Almond oil also can be smoothed into hair to tame frizz.

Limitations: Check with an allergist if you are allergic to tree nuts, especially if you plan to put this on your skin.

Can replace: Store-bought exfoliators and anti-frizz tonics.