We all want our body parts to be pampered therefore, when in stores, we all look for a cream or lotion that possess the power to pamper the body. However, unaware of how our body works, we end up buying some expensive but worthless lotion for it. Unlike our lips and heels, even our body sheds the dry skin but at a slower rate therefore, it needs a scrub too. Scrubbing the body makes it lose its flakiness and the dead skin layer thus revealing a new skin that is just like a baby and much pampered. What’s more is that you don’t need to look for such a scrubbing lotion in the store when you can actually create one in many different ways at home only. Go through the recipes below and learn various ways to prepare these scrubs.
Here Are Top 8 Body Scrubs For Dry Skin
1. Sugar, Cloves, Rose Petal And Sesame Oil
If done under correct guidance, this mixture has a lot to offer to your skin. Sugar exfoliates the skin, cloves makes it silky, rose petal renders it a glow and sesame oil hydrates it from inside. What else your skin needs? To prepare the mixture, take a bowl and put 2 teaspoon of ground cloves, ¾ cup of sugar, 1 ½ teaspoon of sesame oil and 1 teaspoon of dried rose petal. Mash properly before applying and when applied, keep for the next 15 minutes. Rinse properly with lukewarm water later.
2. Sea Salt, Baby Oil And Jasmine Oil
With all these ingredients is prepared not just a scrub but an aromatic moisturizing recipe as well. Pour ½ cup of baby oil in 1 cup of coarse sea salt. Also add 3-4 drops of jasmine oil. Mix well and apply on your body. Keep for 15 minutes and then with the help of a bath, wipe the paste out.
3. Sugar, Sweet Almond Oil Lavender Essential Oil, And Olive Oil
This recipe has sugar that acts amazing as an exfoliating agent and three different oil that combine their strengths to make the recipe flawless in terms of doing away the flakiness and enhancing the potential of the whole recipe.
Simply combine, 2 teaspoon each of extra virgin olive oil and sweet almond oil, 1/3 drops of lavender essential oil and ½ a cup of white cane sugar in a bowl. Mix properly and apply on your skin. Keep for the next 20 minutes before you finally take a bath or rinse off.
4. Avocado, Almond And Oatmeal
Another scrubbing recipe that instead of sugar uses oatmeal as its exfoliating agent and almond and avocado to make the skin smooth and moisturized. Also, the rich buttery paste nourishes the skin like never before. In order to prepare the mixture, take 1 medium, ripe avocado and mash its inner content. Add in a bowl with 1/3 cup of ground almonds and 1 cup of ground oatmeal. Mash all the ingredients until it makes a fine consistency and apply everywhere on your body. Give it 10 minutes before you finally rinse it off.
5. Olive Oil, Sea Salt, Lemon Zest And Grapefruit Essential Oil
With only one scrubbing agent, your skin can become coarse therefore, you need to add some other ingredients to steal some moisture that keeps the skin from becoming worse. Mix 1 cup each of sea salt and olive oil, 2 drops of grapefruit essential oil and 1 teaspoon of lemon zest in a bowl. Mix well and apply on your skin and give it 20 minutes to get its nutrients absorbed in the skin layer. Finally take a bath to wipe it off.
6. Honey And Sea Salt
What better than an opportunity to get to bathe in honey that too with sea salt? In this recipe, honey acts as a hydrating agent while sea salt takes away the flakiness of the skin. To prepare the mixture, take 2 part of honey with one part of sea salt in a bowl and mix properly before applying. Focus on the dark parts of the body and give a thorough massage. Leave the paste applied for the next 10 minutes and then wash off properly with lukewarm water.
7. Banana, Sugar And Vanilla Extract
This recipe will exfoliate your skin and make it smooth. With continuous usage, you will find your skin becoming much brighter. Mash one ripe banana in a bowl and add ¼ teaspoon of pure vanilla extract over it followed by 3 teaspoon of granulated sugar. Blend the three ingredients and then apply on your body. Keep for 10 minutes and then bathe off to remove the paste. Follow at least thrice in a week.
8. Tea Tree Oil, Sandalwood Powder And Cinnamon
You may find the presence of these three ingredients in many face scrub but you can use it for body scrub as well. Its essence and the combines benefits of essential oil makes it an important and efficient body scrub. To prepare the recipe, mix 3-4 teaspoon of sandalwood powder in a bowl with few drops of tea tree oil and 2 teaspoon of cinnamon. Mash well with rose water and dull body parts like your knees or elbows. After scrubbing, keep it for 15 minutes followed by taking a bath to rinse off.