8 Natural DIY Body Scrubs To Pamper Your Skin!

by craftmin | December 26, 2017

For soft and smooth skin, a common routine involves scrubbing dead skin cells from your body through exfoliation. However, you need to be careful about the kinds of ingredients your body scrub is made of. Chemically-made body scrubs are often tooharsh for your skin, and might do more harm than good. To ensure your skin is getting its fair share of care, create your own body scrub. Here are 8 natural DIY body scrubs to pamper your skin with!

 

8 DIY BODY SCRUB FROM SALT AND SUGAR!

The two finest ingredients of a natural body scrub are often found in the comfort of your kitchen! Mixing these two ingredients with oil will leave your skin feeling refreshed, vibrant and as soft as a newborn baby.

Aside from the nourishment a DIY body scrub gives, it is also a great way to save money and a start to a potential business.

[1] BROWN SUGAR WITH VANILLA COCONUT DIY BODY SCRUB!

1 Vanilla Coconut Brown Sugar Scrub

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Coconut is truly a miraculous fruit which is is not only good for your health but also for your skin. Mix coconut oil with brown sugar and vanilla for a body scrub that not only exfoliates your dead skin cells but also keeps your skin well-hydrated!

INGREDIENTS: 

  • 1/2 cup coconut oil
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla

INSTRUCTIONS:

  1.  Prepare the ingredients.
  2. Mix the ingredients altogether.
  3. Rub and massage on the skin during shower.
  4. Rinse well.

 

[2] SWEET AND MINTY LIP SCRUB!

2 Sugary Minty Lip Scrub

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Your skin is not the only part of you which needs exfoliation. Keep your lips soft and kissable with a homemade lip scrub! Combine olive oil, caster sugar and peppermint extract for soft and supple lips. This iso a delicious treat for your lips, because you can have a taste of the paste before, during and after the lip scrubbing.

INGREDIENTS: 

  • Olive oil or Jojoba oil
  • Caster sugar or superfine sugar
  • Peppermint extract

INSTRUCTIONS:

  1.  Prepare the ingredients.
  2. Mix the ingredients altogether.
  3. Rub and massage on your lips using your fingers or a bristle.
  4. Lick the paste off your lips or rinse with water.

[3] SEA SALT SCRUB INFUSED WITH LAVENDER OIL!

3 Lavender Salt Scrub

(C) A Delightful Home

This sea salt body scrub infused with lavender essentials will make you feel as if you are having a spa treatment in the comfort of yourown  home! Sea salt is a great natural exfoliator and helps in increasing good blood circulation. However, sea salt can be very drying to your skin, so ensure you mix it together with a natural moisturizer such as lavender oil!

 

INGREDIENTS: 

  • 1/3 cup of sea salt
  • 5 drops of lavender essential oil
  • 1/2 table spoon of olive oil

INSTRUCTIONS:

  1.  Prepare the ingredients.
  2. Mix the ingredients altogether.
  3. Rub and massage on your body.
  4. Rinse well.

 

[4] CITRUS POWERED SEA SALT BODY SCRUB!

4 citrus Salt or Sugar Scrub

(C) Offbeat and Inspired

This DIY body scrub is perfect if you love the fruity citrus smell. It is also very easy to make, roughly around 5 minutes or less. Yhis lovely body scrub can also be used as a homemade gift for your skin care-addicted friends. The fruity citrus smell is sure to energize your body!

INGREDIENTS: 

  • 1 cup of fine sea salt
  • 1/2 cup of grape seed oil
  • 15 to 20 drops of citrus essential oil such as: lemon, orange, grape fruit, and lime. (Add more drops for a stronger citrus scent.)

INSTRUCTIONS:

  1.  Prepare the ingredients.
  2. Mix the ingredients altogether.
  3. Rub and massage on your body.
  4. Rinse well.

Reminder: The oil and salt may separate , just give it a stir from time to time to re-combine.

[5] SUGAR WITH BANANA BODY SCRUB!

5 Banana Sugar Body Scrub (C) Imperial Sugar

Overripe bananas are not only good for banana bread, they can be used as the main ingredient for your DIY body scrub! Bananas are a great source of vitamins A, B, and E. and are also enriched with potassium which means they are very beneficial to your skin care routine.

INGREDIENTS: 

  • 1 overripe banana
  • 3/4 cup of fine sugar
  • 1 teaspoon of olive oil

INSTRUCTIONS:

  1.  Prepare the ingredients.
  2. Mash the browning banana until majority of lumps are incorporated.
  3. Add sugar and olive oil
  4. Mix the ingredients altogether.
  5. Store in an airtight jar or canister and refrigerate.
  6. Rub and massage on your body.
  7. Rinse well.

REMINDER: This DIY  body scrub formula is good to for use within two days.

[6]  SALT AND ROSEMARY LEMON BODY SCRUB!

6 Rosemary Lemon Salt diy body Scrub

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It is important to maximize the ingredients you use in the body scrub to get the best skin care treatment. For this DIY body scrub, you will not only remove those dead skin cells, but also help your muscle and reduce inflammation. This skin-nourishing formula, basically, is not only good for your skin but also for your health!

INGREDIENTS: 

  • 1 cup of magnesium salt or sea salt
  • 15-20 drops of Rosemary oil
  • 1/2 Lemon juice
  • 2 cups of organic coconut oil
  • 1 tablespoon of fine freshly chopped Rosemary (Optional)

INSTRUCTIONS:

  1.  Prepare the ingredients.
  2. Mix the coconut oil with magnesium salt or sea salt.
  3. Add Rosemary oil, chopped Rosemary, and lemon juice.
  4. Mix the ingredients altogether.
  5. Rub and massage on your body.
  6. Rinse well.

 

[7] SIMPLE SUGAR BODY SCRUB! 

7 Easy Peasy Sugar Scrub

(C) Glue and Glitter

Creating your own body scrubdoes not have to be complicated. Sometimes, combining two ingredients is already enough to do the trick, like this simple sugar and olive oil scrub to take care of your dead skin cells.

INGREDIENTS: 

  • 3 parts coarse sugar
  • 1 part olive oil

INSTRUCTIONS:

  1.  Prepare the ingredients.
  2. Mix sugar with olive oil.
  3. Rub and massage on your body.
  4. Rinse well.

[8] TOMATO INFUSED SUGAR SCRUB!

8 Tomato Sugar diy body Scrub

(C) Glue and Glitter

When it comes to skin care, tomatoes cannot be left off our list. Tomatoes contain numerous vitamins, such as Vitamin C, A, and K, and Lycopene, which are all beneficial to your skin. Include tomatoes in your skin care routine, and you will be surprised at the great results. This tomato-infused sugar scrub is also good not only for your body but for your face as well!

INGREDIENTS: 

  • 1 ripe organic tomato
  • 1 table spoon of fine granulated sugar

INSTRUCTIONS:

  1.  Prepare the ingredients.
  2. Cut the top part of tomato, and use the stem as a natural pad.
  3. Add one table spoon of sugar and dip the top part of the tomato into it.
  4. Apply to your face and massage in a circular motion, using the tomato as a natural pad.
  5. Wait for 10 minutes.
  6. Rinse well.

 

These 8 DIY body scrub are simple and easy to create, so now you can pamper your skin in a matter of minutes!