13 May, 2012

Natural Scrub Recipe

Natural Scrub Recipe
      It's for a change let's dig out some recipe to pamper our face naturally......now a days it's  become a routine for everyone checking into the spa or parlor for for some pampering but it's all known that we luv to get a natural pampering instead of chemicals. so here are some natural scrub recipes with the ingredients readily available @home.

(as read in Today's Times) 
     Experts say that "Excessive scrubbing and rubbing as well as exfoliating can damage the skin, so one should do so on a daily basis unless using an extremely mild home made scrub".

     scrubs can be made with the natural ingredients like sugar, salt (don't over do sugar n salt as it make lead to rashes on any type of skin) , carrier oils, honey, sweet almond oil, jojoba oil and avocado oil are great for skin.

Natural Scrubbers:
  SUGAR: It is consider gentle as it has smoother edges than salt. can be great for sensitive skin.

  HONEY: As a moisturizer, honey is a apt skin softener and can nourish the skin. can be used in combination with oatmeal.

  OATMEAL: A gentle grain, oatmeal moisturizes skin.

Cooling and Nourishing Scrub:

Grated coconut - 3/4 cup.
Turmeric powder - 5 pinches.
Sandalwood oil - 15 drops.

  Mix together and apply gently on skin.

Hydrating Scrub:
White cane sugar - 1/2 cup.
Honey - 1/4 cup.
Avocado oil - 1/4 cup.
Wheat germ oil - a few drops.
Aloe vera gel - 5 tbsp.
Crushed rose petals - few.

  Mix together and apply gently on skin.

Viola! Your own scrub is now ready to use.