An essential for maintaining healthy and smooth skin is to use body scrubs. Whether you purchase a scrub from the store or make one yourself, scrubs are a must have on your shower menu. The combination of cleansing, exfoliation and massage provides benefits that go beyond what a bar of soap can do. Homemade body scrubs are really easy to make and are great for a few different reasons. It removes dead layers of cells on your skin’s surface, which leaves your skin feeling soft and smooth and contains natural oils that mostruize your skin.
The great news is that body scrubs are very easy to make and won’t break the bank. One of our go to scrubs is a Sweet Almond body scrub.
Here is what you will need:
- 1 cup of brown sugar
- 1/2 cup of almond oil
- 2 teaspoons of honey
- 1 teaspoon of pure vanilla extract
- Mix all ingredients together in a bowl.
- After cleansing the skin, massage the scrub on your body.
- Rinse with warm water and pat dry.