People make several mistakes in the process of dealing with skin care techniques. The outer makeup might be giving you an attractive look for temporary time. But, putting hard make up repeatedly will be harm to your skin. It is always important to deep clean your skin and remove its dead skin layer, which is only possible with the help of scrubs and exfoliating techniques. Even if you have wider options of body scrubs in the market, homemade exfoliates are really amazing. The natural fruits and herbs can make wonder to your skin which has also no fear of the side effects. Let us have a look at some of the effective homemade scrubs that is not very costly nor has any side effects.
Our skin requires regular exfoliation; exfoliation is beneficial because it removes those cells that are clinging on, revealing the fresher, younger skin, but be careful with the delicate skin of your face. Regular exfoliation of skin keeps your skin way from tan, wrinkles makes your skin smooth and brings glow on your face.
So here we have got natural skin scrubs which you can prepare at home.
Natural skin scrubs
Take a kiwi fruit, now peel out the fruit mash it with your fingers. Now take container with 2 t-spoons of sugar add the mashed kiwi into the container mix it well add 2-drops of sunflower oil into the mixture, now apply the mixture all over your face and neck And start scrubbing with the help of your finger tips.
Strawberry it keeps your skin moisturized, treats the blemishes and it also make your Skin brighter and Healthy.
- Take 3 to 4 strawberries and mash them, add a t-spoon of lemon juice and oat bran into the strawberries mashed. Now mix it well and start scrubbing with the mixture
- Take 2 strawberries mash them and add 2 t- spoons of honey, mix it well and with the help of your finger tips take the mixture and scrub it slowly
Orange & sugar scrub
As we know that orange is rich Vitamin c and it also has alpha hydroxy acid which helps in skin exfoliation.
All we need to prepare this scrub is 3-tbs of orange juice,1-cup of sugar,2-tbs of olive oil,1-tbs of honey, now take a container add all the things one by one mix it well now your is ready to use
Sugar, lemon scrub
It’s very simple and a very good skin exfoliation scrub.Take a cup of sugar, half a cup of olive oil and 2-tbs of lemon juice pore all the contents into One bowl and mix them well, so here is the sugar and lemon scrub for you
Almonds and honey face scrub
This scrub is for oily skin, almonds are very good lightening agents, help to reduce blemishes too and honey is very good agent in smoothing the skin.
Take small cup of almonds and make powder of it and add 2tsps of honey in it mix it well and apply it on your face
Banana face scrub
Bananas have some vitamins in them which helps to keep your skin moist.
Take 2 to 3 spoons of mashed bananas,1-spoon of milk and 2 spoons of rolled oats. Mix all the ingredients to make a thick paste. And apply it on you face then start scrubbing with your fingers.
Tomato contains a source of lycopene, it is an antioxidant it combats free Radicals damage in living cells tropical anti oxidant protects the effects of aging skin
Take 1 tomato, squeeze the tomato juice into a bowl and add 2 spoons of sugar into it mix it well and start scrubbing
Things to remember
- Before scrub or any other cream on your face wash your face, neck and hand properly
- As our face has very delicate skin avoid harsh strokes
- Always massage in out word circular motion and up word strokes
- Rinse off with moist cotton or water
- Then apply moisturizer on your face
List of homemade body scrubs
If you have coffee bean at home, grind it little so that flaky granules can be felt. If you have simple powdered coffee, same can also be used in the process of making a wonderful scrub. Just take a spoon of coffee in a container and same quantity of sugar in it. Pour some olive oil and mix them well. Apply this scrub over your face and body and simply rub it with the help of your hands. It will be better if you can complete each section of your body at a time. Do this scrubbing for 10 minutes and then wash away with Luke warm water.
Citrus green tea scrubs
First of all you have to take a teaspoon of Epsom salt along with edible soda in a container and pour a teaspoon of olive oil in it. Now get some green tea and pour it over the other ingredients. Now also add some lemon zest on the container with ingredients. Now mix them well with a spoon and continue the process till it gets the consistency of damp snow. Apply this over your skin and rub for around 5 minutes till the ingredients tends to become dry and the essentials gets inside the body with the help of its pores. Regular use can make you look attractive.
Mint and pepper scrub
If you wish to pamper yourself before an occasion, mint and pepper scrub will give you the same feeling just by staying at home. To make this particular scrub, you have to take a medium sized container and add some flaky pepper half grounded, half teaspoon of mint essential oil, half spoon of Epsom salt and few drops of olive oil. Mix all the ingredients well and apply it over your face when there is too much dead skin. Slowly use your finger tips and massage your skin and let the scrub settle over your face for 10 minutes and there after remove it with Luke warm water. If you have too much dry skin, apply moisturizer after it.
Mango body scrub
During the summers, when the season of mango come up and you are tired of having mangoes, it is the time to utilize mango in some other way where it will never lose its essential elements. Homemade mango scrub will be an excellent remedy to make your skin moisturized and healthy. For this you need to take a mango which has become too much ripe to be consumed. Add little water and make a puree with the help of a juicer. You will also need some sugar of medium sized. Take a container and add mango puree in it along with a spoon of sugar. You also need to add a spoon of virgin essential oil and some portion of coconut oil. Apply the stuff over your face and body with massaging for around 15 minutes and then wash away with Luke warm water.
If you want to add an extra glow on your face, the oatmeal scrub can prove to provide a great benefit. For this, you need to take a spoon if oatmeal half broken in a container and also add a teaspoon of honey over it. Mix them well along with some water to make a paste like consistency. Also add some essential oil with this for extra moisturizing element and glow. Apply it over your skin and use finger tips to move in a clockwise and then again in an anti clockwise direction. After scrubbing, just wait for 3 minutes and remove it with cold water. You can easily view a vast difference over your skin with an ultimate oatmeal scrub.
Grapefruit and mint scrub
To make this scrub, you would require white sugar of around half a cup, coconut oil of around 4 teaspoon, peppermint essential oil of 2 drops and grapefruit zest. Mix all of them in a container and apply it over your face. Slowly rub your finger tips over your face in a circular direction which will help remove all dead skins from your face. Wait for 5 minutes and remove the same with Luke warm water.