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This just in: The most surprising and awesome way to use the autumnal gourd is—drumroll, please—on your face. Yep, it turns out that vitamin-packed pumpkin can actually give you brighter, smoother skin. Who knew? Here’s how to make a DIY pumpkin face mask that’s good enough to eat.

What You Need:
 - ½ cup pumpkin puree
 - ½ cup sweet potato puree
 - ½ cup Greek yogurt
 - 1 tablespoon honey
 - Cinnamon

Step 1: In a small bowl, mix together the pumpkin, sweet potato, yogurt, honey and a pinch of cinnamon.

Step 2: Stir until smooth and combined.

Step 3: Spread on your face and let sit for three to five minutes before eating the rest washing it off.

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Additional Reporting by Abby Hepworth

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