Scrubs are like exfoliants, it leaves the skin smooth while removing the dirt and dead skin in the skin surface. Scrubbing and removing the unnecessary skin in your body is very essential to maintain a healthy skin.

If you worry much about your expenses if you will go to salons and spas, well, there is good news for you. There are different types of scrubs that you can formulate in your own home. Having natural ingredients to formulate your own body or facial scrub is much better than buying chemically formulated scrubs. There are synthetically made ingredients in commercially-made facial scrub that is not safe to use. Keep in mind that being knowledgeable about the ingredients of a product is essential; you must know what the ingredients are and where the ingredients came from.

Learn How to Do Homemade Facial Scrubs

•    You will need 1-teaspoon almond meal, 1-teaspoon green clay and 1-teaspoon full cream milk. Mix these three solutions in a basin evenly. You need to form a thick paste and make sure that the paste is spreadable. Gently put the solution in your face evenly and let it sit for 5 minutes. Wash it off with tap water and a gentle soap. This solution is perfect for oily skin and skin with blocked pores.

•    You will need ½-cup oat flour, ½-cup corn flour, ½-cup whole milk powder and ½-cup white clay. You must first grind the milk powder in a mortar and pestle to get the lumps out. Then you must sift all the dry ingredients together and pour it in a container for use. Never premix the wet to dry ingredients because the dry ingredients will not last if wet. You need to mix 1-2 teaspoons of the ingredients in your hand. You can now add a small amount of water to form a paste. This scrub is perfect for all skin types, as this is a lot gentle than the first discussed scrub. The mixture can also be used as an astringent, just mix it with Witch Hazel Water.

•    You will need 2 tablespoons of honey and 1 tablespoon of sugar. Mix the two together to form a scrub. Pour the solution in an airtight lid jar for the mixture to last. Wash your face with cleanser and warm water before applying the honey scrub.  Keep in mind that you will scrub your face in circular motion to exfoliate your skin. After doing so, rinse the area with warm water and apply a gentle cleanser afterwards. Pat your face dry but leave enough moisture. Follow the scrub with your moisturizer afterwards. Moisturizers help rehydrate skin after scrubbing.

Remember that scrubs must be done two to three times a week to attain great results. These solutions are enough to make your skin smooth and silky.

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