GLOW BABY GLOW!
Haven’t got the time got for the spa? Try making your own lemon and sugar scrub to get gorgeously glowing skin at home!
This do-it-yourself lemon and sugar scrub can be used on both the body and face. It’s ideal for rough spots like feet, knees, elbows and hands. Is perfect for the face, especially for those with acne-prone skin and will leave your entire body feeling soft and smooth! Best of all, its super easy to make…
½ fresh lemon
½ cup of granulated sugar
1 tbsp of olive oil
1 tbsp of organic honey
1 medium sized bowl
Add lemon juice and olive oil in to the bowl until they mix together. Add the honey and stir quickly until the ingredients bind together into a medium-to-thick consistency. Depending on how thick you want your scrub to be you can add or reduce the amount of olive oil and honey. The add the sugar and mix.
As a face scrub: Used with gentle circular motions this scrub is great for the face. The ingredients are very helpful for those with acne-prone skin making it ideal for people who suffer from breakouts. The lemon helps to tighten pores and even out skin tone, the sugar removes dead skin cells and cleans pores, while the olive oil helps to heal acne scaring and anti-bacterial honey prevents future breakouts.
To use, apply to clean skin in gentle, circular motions. Leave on for 7 to 10 minutes, rinse off with cool water and pat dry.
To use as a body scrub: Apply to body, paying extra attention to elbows, knees, feet and hands and rub in circular motions for 3 to 5 minutes. Rinse. Enjoy beautifully soft skin.
If the thought of mixing your own scrub is just too much effort then you can always try our Gentle Renewal Scrub with Walnut Shell Powder & Kaolin. This gentle and effective natural skin scrub softly and effectively removes dead skin cells and reduces oil for a smoother, brighter skin!
The Team at Herbal Essentials