Natural Beauty Recipes - Body Scrubs
Have you been thinking about making some of your own natural beauty products? Body scrubs are a good way to start. With just a few ingredients from the grocery store or your pantry, you can have your own natural treat to use to renew and refresh your skin in the shower, or to give as a gift. Body scrubs are a luxury, but they’re actually quite easy to make.
Published on: Mar 3, 2016
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Natural Beauty Recipes - Body ScrubsHave you been thinking about making some of your own natural beautyproducts? Body scrubs are a good way to start. With just a few ingredientsfrom the grocery store or your pantry, you can have your own natural treat touse to renew and refresh your skin in the shower, or to give as a gift. Bodyscrubs are a luxury, but they’re actually quite easy to make. Here are a fewtips and recipes to start with.Brought to you by http://www.naturalhomeproducts.info
Body Scrub Ingredients for ExfoliatingFor affordable but effective scrubs, use sugar, salt or oatmeal. For moreexpensive and luxurious scrubs, use finely ground coffee, almonds or edibleseeds. Choose certified organic ingredients if you want to go all out.Body Scrub Ingredients for MoisturizingTake a hint from experienced massage therapists and use natural plant-basedoils like apricot kernel oil, jojoba oil or coconut oil. If you need to keep yourcosts low, you can use olive oil or corn oil. Just make sure you don’t usemineral oil, which is petroleum based, since you are making a ‘natural’ bodyscrub. Also, make sure you don’t get these in the bathtub or shower, as oils canmake the surface slippery and cause a fall.Body Scrub Ingredients for FragranceAdding a drop or two of aromatherapy oil is the perfect addition. Lavender isrelaxing, citrus and eucalyptus are invigorating. Experiment and choose yourfavorite.Mixing the Body Scrub IngredientsPut the dry exfoliating ingredients into your container. Add oil a little bit at atime until you create a paste that is creamy enough to spread around on yourskin like a cream. Add a drop or so of your favorite fragrant oil and mix it inthoroughly.Now you’re ready to enjoy a healthy spa treatment at home, or package yourhomemade gift in an attractive jar and share it with friends or family. Once
you discover how easy body scrubs are to make and how good they make youfeel, you will create your own favorite recipes.Note: Always be careful of any substance you put on your skin, in case you couldbe allergic to it, or could experience skin irritations. This article is not meant asany type of medical advice.Brought to you by http://www.naturalhomeproducts.infoCreditsOriginal Artwork by Cheryl Seslar DesignsPurchased at Dollar Graphics Depot