Exfoliation is one of the best ways to cleanse your skin of impurities and dead cells that accumulate over time and spoil your whole look. In this article we will present some of the best natural scrubs for face and body.
If you maintain your facial skin clean and hydrated, wrinkles will not bother you anymore and you’ll look younger. The following natural scrubs are ideal if you want to cherish your face and to remove all the impurities that could affect your beauty.
This is one of the best scrubs you can try if you have oily skin – because it doesn’t contain any bit of oil.
– 1 banana
– 3 tablespoons of brown sugar
Mash the banana, add three tablespoons of brown sugar and mix well. Apply the scrub on your face in circular motions, then rinse with warm water.
Lemons are well known for their astringent and cleansing properties. This lemon scrub will leave the skin soft, clean and free of imperfections.
– 1 cup of sugar
– half a cup of olive oil
– lemon juice (from 1 lemon)
Mix the sugar with olive oil and add the lemon juice. Mix all ingredients and then apply the scrub on your face in circular motions. This treatment is very effective, but you should avoid sun exposure immediately after applying it.
Oats have cleansing properties which, besides that will help remove dead cells that cover your skin, will make your skin softer.
– half a cup of oatmeal
– half a cup of sea salt
– 2 tablespoons of olive oil
Mix all ingredients in a bowl until you get a paste. Apply this paste on your skin with circular motions (using a glove or towel), leave it to act for 10 minutes and rinse with cold water.
Almonds and salt scrub
Each 100 g of almonds has a significant content of vitamin E (exactly 26.22 mg). This wonderful natural scrub will moisturize your skin and will help it look shiny, soft and beautiful.
– 2 cups of sea salt
– ¾ cup of olive oil
– ¾ cup of almond oil
– 3 drops of essential oil
Mix all ingredients in a glass bowl and allow the mixture to ferment in a cool, dark place. When ready, apply the scrub on your body, leave it to act for 15 minutes and rinse with cold water.
Coffee grounds scrub
This coffee grounds based scrub is known for its anti-cellulite and rejuvenation effects. If you use it, your skin will be cleansed of any dead cells and will look much healthier.
– half a cup of sugar
– 1 cup of coffee grounds
– 3 tablespoons of olive oil
– 2 tablespoons of honey
Mix all ingredients in a bowl until you get a paste. Moisten your skin and apply this paste using circular motions, focusing on areas with cellulite fat deposits. Try this treatment two times a week.