8 glorious reasons to drink more gin

Lauren Sharkey

Hearing that alcohol can be good for you is one of the simple joys in life. We’re all aware of the health benefits of a glass of wine but what about the likes of gin? The popular spirit is low in calories but also has a number of other hidden properties.

A shot of gin can do everything from keeping your skin looking its best to getting rid of constant aches and pains. Here’s a few of the alcohol’s secret health tricks.

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