Aloe vera, found in the backyard of almost every Indian household has amazing hydrating, nourishing, anti-microbial properties. Your skin needs a lot of pampering to stay healthy and glowing. For that, you need to use the right ingredients for your skin. Scrubbing is a good way to exfoliate your skin and remove all the dead skin. You can prepare a body scrub at home using a few ingredients. Read on for this interesting DIY.
With increasing pollution, our body is exposed to a lot of impurities and we need to keep cleaning off all these to prevent our skin from getting dull and unhealthy. Using this aloe vera scrub will give you healthy and smooth skin. Here is what all you will need to make this scrub at home.
- Aloe Vera Gel
- Sugar (brown)
- Peppermint essential oil
- Lavendar essential oil
- Olive oil
Take aloe vera leaf from the plant and slice it from the middle. Now cut and take out the gel from the plant and keep in a bowl. If you don't have a plant, get aloe vera gel online. Buy Indus Valley Bio Organic Non-Toxic Aloe Vera Gel for Acne, Scars, Glowing & Radiant Skin Treatment here for a discounted price of INR 185. Next, add 1/2 cup brown sugar to the gel or as per requirement. Mix aloe vera gel and brown sugar well.
Now add olive oil as required and mix. Get Green & Brown Olive Oil Extra Virgin for Hair, Skin & Face here for INR 199. Add some drops of lavender essential oil and peppermint essential oil. Buy Old Tree Pure Lavender Oil here at a discounted price of INR 189. Your scrub is ready!
Make sure that you use this scrub immediately as aloe vera loses its properties if kept for a long time.
How To Apply The Scrub?
Moisten your skin before applying the scrub. Take some scrub on your hand and use it all over your body. Keep massaging in a circular motion for around 10 minutes. Clean with a warm towel.
Scrubs available in the market are usually loaded with a lot of chemicals that may harm your skin. Do a patch test on your hand before using this scrub on your body.
Using this scrub will clean and exfoliate your skin deeply and will give soft and healthy skin!