Plums Make You Prettier

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Our parents always told us that fruits and veggies would make us healthy, but they never said that they could make us cuter! Researchers are saying that eating more fruits and vegetables will improve your appearance in just two months. A study conducted at St. Andrews and Bristol universities in the U.K. found that people who had a golden skin tone were considered more attractive by their peers. They attribute the coloring to carotenoids, which are found in numerous fruits and vegetables, including plums and carrots. I wonder if this means that the produce section will soon become the new singles scene …

Written by Michelle Sherrow

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