Benefits of Homemade Body Scrub – Homemade body scrubs are not only cheap and easy to make, they also provide the combination of cleansing, exfoliation and massage benefits that go beyond what a bar of soap can do. The use of natural ingredients means you are also lathering on minerals and vitamins that benefits your body in many ways!
Here are some recipes you can try at home, but don’t just stop there! Experiment with many other fresh ingredients readily available, and feel invigorated while saving money from expensive cosmetics!
Banana Sugar Scrub
Moisturizing, keeps skin tight, provides a youthful glow.
Directions: Smash ingredients together with a fork into a chunky goop. Don’t over-mash or it will become too thin. If you want a banana scrub for your face, reserve some of the banana and mash it separately without sugar. In the shower, pat the sugar mixture and gently massage over your body. For your face, gently massage plain banana there, avoiding the eye area. Rinse off with warm water.
Lemon & Thyme Salt Scrub
Moisturizing, exfoliate, detoxify, soften skin, tones, improves pigmentation and acne.
Tomato Sugar Scrub
Exfoliate, detoxify, combats free radicals, slows down signs of ageing.
Vanilla Coconut Sugar Scrub
Exfoliate, cleanse, moisturize, tighten skin, relaxing.