Creating a homemade body scrub helps you customise the recipe according to your skin type. Though over expensive luxury body polishes and body scrubs are flooding the market, the most inexpensive and effective body scrubs can be created in your kitchen. These body scrubs exfoliate your skin using natural ingredients and leaves your body skin clean and free from blemishes and breakouts.
In a bowl mix 1/4 cup sugar, 1/4 cup grounded coffee, 1 tablespoon of olive oil, 2 tablespoon of coconut oil and one tablespoon of sea salt. Use the scrub before bath. The coffee will also help in reducing cellulite.
Rosemary salt scrub
In a bowl mix half a cup of kosher salt, quarter cup olive oil, one tablespoon of lavender essential oil and 1 tablespoon of chopped rosemary leaves. This body scrub will help you de-stress have a long day at work.
In a bowl mix a cup of sugar, a few drops of peppermint oil and olive oil or coconut oil according to your preference. Pour the mixture in a bottle and you have a ready to be use body scrub to keep your body radiant always.
Sugar foot scrub
In a bowl mix nutmeg powder, coffee powder, sugar, cocoa powder and cinnamon powder. Now add a few drops of coconut oil and whisk it until a consistency is achieved. Pour the mixture in a air tight bottle and use it every time you go for a bath.
Soak raw rice for half an hour and grind it. Pour this mixture in a bowl and add a cup of tomato puree to it. Apply the scrub on your body and let it stay for 20 minutes. This is a perfect scrub for people with oily skin.