SUGAR = Healing?

30 Apr

I love when I find out why customers are using the products they do. I have one customer we’ll call her Blair (since I don’t want to reveal her real name.) Blair has been buying my Sweet LOVE scrub forever. She’s always bragging about it…

Saying,

“Pam, you don’t understand how good it is. There is something about your scrub”

Who knew…? So one day I asked Blair why the Sugar Scrub and not the Dead Sea Salt Scrub….And she came back with Sugar is healing…

and I said “Really?”

She said “YES, and there was a study done using sugar to heal wounds”

See now that intrigued me. So I started Looking online and sure enough there have been studies saying that sugar indeed helped to heal wounds.

Basically, the gist of every article I’ve read is if you pack a wound with Sugar. The sugar will draw liquid from a wound. Bacteria need water to survive. So, no water no bacteria. Simple huh?

 Here are some links to check out… New York Times article here.  & Daily Mail UK article here.

All I can say is I think that’s amazing!

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7 Responses to “SUGAR = Healing?”

  1. andy1076 April 30, 2014 at 4:52 PM #

    Sugar.. Now there’s a new one even to me :)

  2. DeDivahDeals April 30, 2014 at 5:26 PM #

    Really? Now that’s quite interesting because it’s harmful to your insides…I guess we should only use it externally – great share!

    • P.S. I Love Soap Co. April 30, 2014 at 6:16 PM #

      I was shocked too! But it seems to be the case….Thanks for stopping by :)

      • DeDivahDeals May 14, 2014 at 10:01 AM #

        FYI, I made a sugar and coconut oil body scrub last weekend – great to use in the shower!

      • P.S. I Love Soap Co. May 15, 2014 at 8:17 AM #

        Scrubs are awesome! :)

  3. Lady Lilith May 15, 2014 at 10:43 AM #

    Sounds like a sweet idea. I love sugar.

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