7 Surprising Uses for Beet Juice

Find out how this super-food can benefit you in the most unusual ways.

7 Surprising Uses for Beet Juice

By Reina Berger

While many of us associate beets with hearty Russian fare, it turns out that beet juice offers more than just the foundation of a filling borscht. Here are seven pleasantly surprising uses for beet juice, which can improve your hair, skin, and overall health.

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If you want to tint your hair and don't want to use harsh chemicals that can damage your locks, you can mix henna with beet juice for a beautiful result. You can even use beet juice on your own to get more of a noticeably reddish tint, or stick to both ingredients for a darker auburn hue.

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