We’re raised on certain products. That “To-buy” list on the refrigerator was never complete without a few, staple items our parents always purchased. Buying these things ourselves, as we get older, becomes second nature. We pick up our own new items along the way, usually because we’re fed the idea that we need certain things—that our body won’t heal itself, clean itself, strengthen itself, develop things and so on without these products. But do we really need these things? It’s important to know since we probably drop thousands of dollars a year on them. If you asked a doctor or nutritionist what you actually needed in your pantries, their list would probably be much shorter than yours. So here are 20 beauty and health products you don’t need.
Whether it’s gourmet coffee grounds or pieces of diamonds the product claims to contain, you don’t need store-bought body scrubs. They do nothing more than your loofah, or a scrub you’d make at home.