Tried exfoliating your facial skin? Well, you might be knowing the wonderful results it gives. But using the right scrub is an essential part of the whole exercise of skin exfoliation. Harsh scrubs can damage your skin, and make it extremely dry.
While you exfoliate your skin using a scrub, it helps get rid of the dead cells, and gives a fresh look to your skin. This also helps thoroughly cleanse the accumulated dirt and oil on your skin. Moreover, it reduces tanning.
This needs to be considered especially when you opt to scrub your face. Facial skin is much more delicate than that of other body parts. Homemade scrubs are the best exfoliating scrub that ensure proper skin care instead of using expensive products available in the market, which might contain some harsh chemicals.
Let's look at the various recipes using which you can get the maximum benefits. You can use the ones suitable for your skin type once or twice a week.
Use this for exfoliating your face immediately, do not keep the mixture for a long time. Apply on clean dry face and neck, and gently rub in circular directions. Do this for about 10 - 15 minutes, and then wash off with lukewarm water. This is the perfect scrub for dry skin, that will leave your skin extremely soft. Finish by applying a gentle moisturizer.
Brown Sugar and Honey
Take a cup of brown sugar and ½ cup of honey to make this exfoliating scrub. Mix these well, and apply on your face and neck. Rub it gently in circular directions for 20 minutes to completely exfoliate your skin. Now wash off your face and neck with warm water. This scrub for acne will give you an awesome look. You can also use this scrub for sensitive skin.
Brown Sugar and Jojoba Oil
For this, you'll need 1 cup of brown sugar, ¼ cup of jojoba oil, 8 - 10 capsules of vitamin E, and 1 tbsp. of orange oil. Mix these in a bowl. You can add more or less jojoba oil, so as to have the desired consistency. Also break open the vitamin E capsules to use the liquid inside it. Mix well and apply. Wash off with warm water to have a dirt free skin.
These natural facial scrubs will keep your skin clean and healthy. Apply an antiseptic lotion or toner after you wash off the skin, to avoid any infection and to close the skin pores. Apply moisturizer or a natural oil after this to avoid dryness. So, use this sugar scrub once a week and convert your dull facial skin into smooth and classic looking skin.