Exfoliating is a must, it helps keep your skin silky, soft and smooths it out while getting rid of all the dead skin cells present; which makes your skin look dull and tired.
Here are 3 DIY body scrub recipes you must try out.
1. Coffee scrub
Using coffee scrubs helps tighten your skin, repair damage caused by the UV rays, has anti-ageing properties and many such benefits when used in the form of a scrub. All you’ll need to do for this remedy is add ½ cup of coffee grounds to 2 tablespoons of water and 1 tablespoon of warm coconut oil and blend it together. Apply the mixture onto your skin and scrub it in a circular motion to get rid of all the impurities present. Repeat this hack once in 2 weeks to see more efficient results.
2. Coconut oil scrub
Another effective body scrub recipe you can try at home can be the coconut oil scrub recipe. The presence of sugar in this recipe will help remove the dead skin cells present on your skin while coconut oil will help add back the lost moisture back to your skin in order to make it smooth and soft. All you’ll need for this recipe is add ½ cup of granulated sugar and ½ cup of coconut oil in a bowl; blend the two together and scrub it into your skin gently to exfoliate it. Rinse the mixture off in about 5-10 minutes to see an effective difference.
3. Lemon and sugar scrub
This scrub is extremely beneficial as lemon present in it is highly rich in Vitamin C which provides your skin with nourishment while also exfoliating it and it ensures that your skin can remain smooth, soft and silky. All you’ll need for this hack is add 2 tablespoons of sugar, 1 tablespoon of honey and 1 lemon. You’ll need to squeeze out the lemon juice into a bowl and add sugar along with honey to it, while blending it. Apply the mixture on your skin and gently massage it for about 5-7 minutes and rinse the mixture off.
Give these body scrub recipes a try in order to get rid of your dead, dull and tired skin problems at home.
Contributed by Dhara Shah