Exfoliation can be a great way to keep your skin looking vibrant and healthy. A body scrub is a popular way to exfoliate your skin. There are plenty of store bought varieties to choose from. Or you can make your very own homemade body scrub using ingredients you already have in your cupboard. Below are easy to make body scrubs to exfoliate your skin;
Brown sugar scrub
Brown sugar is an inexpensive and accessible ingredient that also does a great job of exfoliating your skin. It is gentler on skin that sea salt. This is ideal ingredient for sensitive skin. Firstly, Combine brown sugar and oil in a mixing bowl. Mix thoroughly, if needed add more sugar to get the consistency right. If required add one or two drops of essential oil and stir it into the mixture. When you are satisfied with the consistency and fragrance of your scrub, spoon it into a container.
Green tea scrub
Green tea is an excellent pick me up, but it is also considered as best to instantly tighten your skin and help reduce scarring and gives exfoliating cleansing to the skin. Take two green tea bags. Add it into hot water. Put 1 cup of sugar and add some coconut oil in it. Thoroughly stir all the ingredients together and whip together in seconds. Store in an air tight container until ready to use.
Honey sugar scrub
Researches shows that honey has antibacterial properties. Honey also has antioxidant that may help in variety of skin conditions. It not only repairs the skin tissues and protect against UV damage but also helps to kill germs on the skin. For this you just need to add brown sugar, coconut oil and honey in a mixing bowl. Mix ingredients thoroughly, then apply it on your skin. Massage for at least 10-15 minutes. Then rinse off thoroughly to prevent stickiness.
Coffee is used as a popular ingredient for many body scrubs. The tiny granules are gentle on the skin, while still being effective at removing dead cells from the skin surface. It usually exfoliates skin and gives deep cleansing. For this, you just need to add the coffee grounds and hot water in a mixing bowl. Mix thoroughly with a spoon. Add coconut oil in it. If required, add more coffee grounds or more oil to get the consistency right.
Banana body scrub
Bananas are lightly moisturising while also helps to control oil. This makes them great for you if you have areas of your body that are prone to oily skin, such as your chest and back. Those with super sensitive skin may want to swap oatmeal for the sugar. It smells like desert. You just need one ripe banana, some brown sugar, and some vanilla (if you like). Mix ingredients to combine but avoid mixing too much, as it will thin the recipe. Apply during shower and allow it to sit about a minute, then gently rub over skin in circular motions. Then rinse off with lukewarm water.
Above all are the easy to make body scrubs to exfoliate your skin, by using these scrubs you can get radiant skin. We hope you like it. Don’t forget to share it with your friends and family.