In this world full of dust and pollution, it is very difficult to maintain a clean, healthy and glowing skin. If you have the money you can go to the top salons to exfoliate your skin but that’s not always possible. What if we could get some really beneficial scrubs from ingredients found easily at home to bring back the glow to the skin. Yes, it is possible. In our homes we use many products which can be used to create simple but effective scrubs to wash away all the grime from our skin and give it back its natural glow.
Here we will discuss 7 home made scrubs which can give you a clean and clear glowing skin without having to spend too much :
Turmeric face scrub
Mix 1 tbsp of rice powder, 2 tbsp of gram powder, 1/2 tsp of turmeric with a little milk to make a thick paste. Moisten face and neck and gently scrub the paste for 3 minutes with your fingertips in circular motion. Leave for 20 minutes and rinse using warm water. This scrub cleans and removes tans and dark spot giving it a healthy glow.
Papaya face scrub
for this scrub, blend a few ripe papaya pieces to a smooth paste. Add 3 tbsp of sugar to the papaya paste and mix well. Gently massage the scrub on wet skin for a few minutes. Leave the scrub on the face for 15 minutes and then rinse with cold water. It cleanses, hydrates the skin, removes marks and dark spots leaving the skin soft and flawless.
Sandalwood homemade face scrub
here, mix 2 tbsp of sandalwood powder, 1 tsp of powdered saffron, 2 tablespoons of dried rose petals powder and a few drops of rose water to a smooth paste. Wet your hands and gently scrub on your face using small circular motions. Leave the scrub on for 10 minutes and rinse using cold water. The sandalwood and saffron soothes skin, removes dark spots, black spots and sun tan leaving your skin bright and glowing .Rose petals leaves your skin soft, smooth and silky.
Orange peel homemade face scrub
mix 2 tbsp of dried orange peel powder, a tablespoon of salt and 2 tablespoon of honey. Gently massage this facial scrub using your fingertips in circular motion for 3 to 4 minutes on wet face. Scrub the oily or T zone areas to remove blackheads and whiteheads. Orange peel cleans the skin and gives it a glow whereas honey having anti-ageing properties leaves skin smooth and glowing.
Milk face scrub
Soak raw oatmeal in lukewarm water and squeeze out extra water. Add a couple of spoons of milk cream to the soaked oatmeal to form a thick paste. Massage the paste into moist skin in circular motion for 3 to 4 minutes. Then rinse using lukewarm water. It is the best natural fibre face scrub.
Sugar and honey face scrub
Mix sugar and honey in a bowl. Apply this mixture to the face and exfoliate gently. Remember to scrub the face with your fingertips in circular motion. Wash face with water after scrubbing for few minutes.
Banana face scrub
Take a few spoons of mashed bananas, a spoon of milk and a couple of spoons of spoons of rolled oats. Mix all to make a thick paste. Then apply it on your face and start scrubbing with your fingers. This scrub will leave your face looking healthy and glowing.