In this episode of Homemade Beauty, Irene explains how using an all-natural homemade body scrub not only feels great but also provides many benefits for your skin. Body scrubs remove the old dead cells from your skin, revealing the new younger cells underneath and leaving your skin soft and smooth.
Irene demonstrates how to make a citrus body scrub using only ingredients from your kitchen. Citrus is very nourishing for skin because it is loaded with vitamin C which helps to rebuild the collagen in your skin. To make the homemade citrus body scrub add half a cup of salt and half a cup of olive oil to a mixing bowl. Then zest an orange, using as much citrus as you’d like. Mix together well to create an indulgent and luxurious body scrub.
Next Irene shows you how to make a banana foot scrub which is great to use as a moisturizer for dry, cracked feet. First take one banana and cut it into small pieces. Then add half a cup of brown sugar, using your hands to combine the ingredients together in a bowl. Make sure to mix well, and there you have your homemade foot scrub!
Making a homemade body scrub with all-natural ingredients straight from your kitchen is simple and affordable. These recipes for homemade body scrubs will leave you with skin that feels incredibly smooth, and soft as a baby’s skin!