Budget-Friendly Body Scrub Recipes
My skin looks young and vibrant, and it’s all thanks to the body scrub I just made. With the wonders of body scrubs, your skin will definitely feel fresh, smooth, fragrant, and glowing. These scrubs exfoliate the skin and take away dead skin layers, revealing smooth, new skin. They can be a bit pricey, but you can always make body scrubs at home without spending your money. You can even add a personal touch to the scrubs you make. Here are a few recipes that can be made at home that are budget-friendly.
Salt Body Scrub
You only need to prepare one cup of rock salt and ½ cup baby oil or vegetable oil. Mix all the ingredients in a bowl and consistently stir. Cover and leave the bowl for one whole day. When you’re ready to take a bath, stir the mixture again, and then apply and massage to the body. Rinse after.
Citrus Body Scrub
Prepare one cup of rock salt, ½ cup of raw sugar, ½ cup of coconut oil, 10 drops of sweet orange oil essence, 10 drops of grapefruit oil essence, and 5 drops of lemon oil essence.
- In a small jar, mix the rock salt and sugar. Just fill half of the jar.
- Place the coconut oil in a separate container, and put it on low heat until it becomes liquid.
- Remove the coconut oil from heat, and then mix it with all the essential oils.
- Pour the mixture of coconut oil and essential oils to the mixture of rock salt and brown sugar.
- Apply and massage the scrub on to the body. Rinse after.
Sweet Olive Oil Body Scrub
Prepare 3 tablespoons of virgin olive oil (extra), 2 tablespoons of honey, and ½ cup sugar. Combine and stir all the ingredients together. Apply to the skin and massage. Rinse after.
Brown Sugar Body Scrub
Another easy body scrub recipe. Create a mixture of ½ cup of brown sugar, 1 tablespoon of honey, 1 tablespoon of olive oil, and ¼ tablespoon of fresh lemon juice. Mix the ingredients well. Apply to the skin and massage. Rinse thoroughly.
As you can see, these are very easy to do body scrubs; it does not take much of an effort to make them. Some are even made right out of the ingredients from your pantry!