Homemade Sugar Scrubs and How To Use Them
Homemade sugar scrubs are the answer to clear skin, and your skin will thank you. However, sugar scrubs made at home are the most natural ways to exfoliate, soften, and give your skin that healthy glow. Sugar isn’t only used to sweeten up foods and drinks but can be used as an organic beauty regimen. It has a simple texture that can exfoliate your skin without clogging up your pores or leaving harmful residue. Some sugar scrubs are even safe enough to use on children or as a lip scrub. It has natural moisturizing components that decrease skin cells from dying and drying out.
Do you suffer from dark spots or uneven skin tones?
This could be an early sign of aging due to over exposure from the sun, dirt, pollution and stress causing fine lines and delicate skin. Homemade sugar scrubs can assist in the early signs of aging by creating a gentle abrasion to evening your skin tone while it removed dead and damaged skin cells caused by the elements. Scrubbing the homemade sugar mixture will enhance the blood circulations which increases skin cell regenerations and collagen productions. Bringing your skin back to life while massaging in your sugar scrub will prevent wrinkles, fine lines, and other signs of aging.
Do you have acne prone skin?
Homemade sugar scrubs could be the cure! Acne breakouts such as blackheads, whiteheads, and other skin blemishes could be all prevented with homemade sugar scrubs. Acne prone skin becomes a feeding ground for bacteria from excessive dead skin cells clogging pores, excess dirt, and oil causing acne. You can exfoliate your skin with your homemade sugar scrub removing all the bacteria without drying your skin out but keeping it naturally moisturized. It will bring your natural glow back due to the increase of oxygen and other nutrients on your skin. Sugar scrubs are extremely moisturizing and can even help with symptoms of psoriasis and eczema.
DIY Sugar Scrub
You can use your homemade sugar scrub on your face, body and even your rough feet.
Simple Homemade Sugar Scrub Ingredients
½ Cup of Organic white/brown sugar
½ Cup of Organic coconut oil/olive oil
Air Tight Jar
Optional essential oils such as
-Tea Tree Oil
Sugar Scrub Directions
Mix all ingredients into your airtight jar.
Use 1 tbsp of sugar mixture as needed in the shower. Scrub your face, body or feet with the sugar mixture for a couple of minutes while lightly massaging. Leaving your skin so soft and clean.
Rinse off and pat dry the area you treated.