condom-facials.jpg The quest for beauty knows no bounds. Women from the Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan have found a novel use for condoms. They are increasingly using condoms as a beauty aid besides looking at it for weaving purposes.

Procedure Highlights
a. Condom lubricants, which contain the chemical benzene, are used for facials.
b. It can apparently remove dark circles under the eyes.
c. Some say that marks on the faces of pregnant women can also be diminished.
d. It improves dry skin and cracks.
e. However, doctors dismiss this since the lubricants used in condoms are just common lubricants.
f. Some Bhutanese weavers also use condoms as a softener for threads.