01/29These homemade body scrubs will give your skin the ultimate glow

These homemade body scrubs will give your skin the ultimate glow

You don't have to break the bank to indulge in a good body scrub. A homemade one can be just as nourishing. Best of all you'll know exactly what has gone into it since you made it yourself. Using a body scrub with all-natural ingredients can honestly work wonders for your skin. All you need to do is mix the right ingredients and the scrub will ensure you end up with glowing skin. So, what are you waiting for? Here are some homemade scrubs you should try out.

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02/29Avocado and almonds scrub

Avocado and almonds scrub

Almonds are a powerhouse of antioxidants and vitamin E. Meanwhile, avocado is loaded with vitamins B, C, E, and K. All these nutrients can help heal skin and make it smooth and soft. To make this body scrub, combine olive oil with avocado and blend it in a food processor. Next, add finely chopped almonds to the mix, along with two tablespoons of witch hazel. This scrub works well if you have oily skin.

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03/29Brown sugar scrub

Brown sugar scrub

Brown sugar works well to gently exfoliate the skin. If you have sensitive skin, this may be the scrub for you. To make this body scrub, you will need half a cup each of brown sugar and coconut, jojoba or olive oil. Combine the two ingredients well. You can even add essential oil to the mix. Gently massage the scrub all over your body and wash it off with water.

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04/29Green tea sugar scrub

Green tea sugar scrub

When making a body scrub, make sure it is loaded with antioxidants and anti-inflammatory properties. This can benefit your skin in many ways. To make a homemade scrub that is packed with goodness, you will need green tea (two teabags), half a cup of hot water, a cup of brown sugar, and some coconut oil. Add the tea bags to hot water before you mix it with the coconut oil and brown sugar. Once you get a nice consistency, apply the mixture all over your body or store it in a container.

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05/29Honey and blueberry body scrub

Honey and blueberry body scrub

For this moisturising scrub, you'll need 2 tablespoons honey, 1/3 cup fresh blueberries, 1 teaspoon superfine sugar and 1/2 teaspoon Matcha tea (optional). Put all the ingredients in a bowl and then blend them well until they form a paste. Apply it to your body and massage well. Leave it on for another 15 minutes before washing it off.

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06/29Vanilla rose sugar body scrub

Vanilla rose sugar body scrub

Take 1 – 1 1/2 cup granulated sugar, 1/2-3/4 cup coconut or sweet almond oil, 10 drops Rose essential oil, 1 vanilla bean, 1 teaspoon vitamin e oil (optional) and 2 small roses, chopped. Mix all the ingredients well and your body scrub is ready to use!

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07/29Clay, milk and almond body scrub

Clay, milk and almond body scrub

If you have acne-prone or oily skin, this is a body scrub you should try as it is made with clay milk and almond. The bentonite clay works to get rid of all the excess oil. All you need to do to make this body scrub is bentonite clay, almond meal, and powdered milk. You could also add a bit of almond oil and water to the mix to get a nice smooth paste.

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08/29Avocado and honey body scrub

Avocado and honey body scrub

Avocado is a rich source of vitamins and antioxidants. It has a soothing effect on the skin. The honey contains antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties. Combine the honey and honey well. Next, add a bit of cornmeal to the mix. Rub it all over your body before you wash it off with warm water.

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09/29Coconut sugar and oatmeal body scrub

Coconut sugar and oatmeal  body scrub

A blend of coconut sugar and oatmeal work well together to get rid of dry flakes. Oatmeal is moisturising and works to make skin super soft. Meanwhile, coconut oil contains anti-inflammatory properties. This combo can help tackle acne, unclog pores, and provide your body with loads of nourishment. All you have to do is heat some coconut oil with brown sugar and then mix it well with the oats.

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10/29Sea salt body scrub

Sea salt body scrub

This recipe will help restore moisture and make your skin look radiant. To make this scrub, you will need mineral sea salt, almond, jojoba, avocado, olive, coconut, grapeseed oil, lemon zest, and honey. This scrub also contains astringent and anti-bacterial properties.


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