Beauty Facial Scrubs

Beauty breeds confidence and facial scrubs can help to give you a huge confidence boost. So, let’s look at some of the most amazing facial beauty scrubs today!

#1. Oatmeal and Yoghurt Scrub

Why do so many skincare products have oats as ingredients?

That’s because oats are not only good for breakfast but can also work wonders on your skin. Many studies have concluded that oatmeal includes compounds that are called phenols, which are aromatic and organic compounds with antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties that are beneficial for the human skin.

Apart from being used in the kitchen, yoghurt can also act as an exfoliator and below you will be amazed at some of the surprising beauty benefits of yoghurt:

  • Yoghurt can moisturize the skin
  • It can reduce wrinkles and fine lines
  • It helps to fight against acne
  • It reduces dark circles
  • It can soothe sunburns
  • It can also treat some skin infections

The Ingredients You Will Need For The Scrub:

  • Two tablespoons of finely grounded oats
  • One tablespoon of plain Greek yoghurt
  • One tablespoon of coconut oil


Steps:

Step 1: By using a food processor or a grinder, grind the oats into fine powder.

Step 2: In a mixing bowl, combine all the ingredients together.

Step 3: Then, for about thirty to sixty seconds, apply to the skin in gentle circles. 

Step 4: Wash the scrub off with lukewarm water.

Step 5: Put the remaining mixture in an airtight container and preserve in the refrigerator. 

#2. Honey and Oats Scrub

Honey is a sweet food substance produced by honeybees that have several health and beauty benefits. In Ayurveda, it is considered as an essential ingredient with exceptional healing powers. Moreover, as it is a rich source of antioxidants, honey can help to protect our skin cells from damage caused by free radicals.

Ingredients You Will Need:

  • 4 tablespoons of plain and uncooked oats
  • 2 tablespoons of raw honey
  • 2 tablespoons of jojoba oil

Directions:

Step 1: By using a food processor or a grinder, grind the oats into fine powder.

Step 2: Put the honey in a bowl and heat it for a few seconds in the microwave so as it can be easily mixed with other ingredients.

Step 3: Now in a bowl, combine all the ingredients and start to apply on your skin in gentle circles for about one minute.

Step 4: Rinse with lukewarm water and store the rest in the refrigerator.

#3. Blackhead-Busting Lemon Scrub

Say goodbye to blackheads with this facial scrub!

  • Be acne-free with lemon

Due to its high pH levels, lemon juice has astringent properties that can help lower skin inflammation and oils which contribute to acne formation.

Furthermore, lemons have antimicrobial properties that can help fight against the Propionibacterium which causes inflammatory acne.

  • Goodbye Blackheads

Citric acid found in lemons is a type of alpha hydroxy acid (AHA) that can help break down dead skin cells that can lead to blackheads.

  • Skin Lightening

Did you know that the acids found in lemon have the ability to lighten your skin naturally?

  • Increased Collagen

Collagen masks are one of the most widely used masks. Why? Collagen is an essential protein found in our bodies that can improve skin elasticity.

Some studies indicated that this citrus fruit is a natural means to increase collagen in the face.

Ingredients You Will Need:

  • 1 tablespooon of lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon of salt
  • 1 tablespoon of distilled water

Directions:

Step 1: Combine all the ingredients adequately in a bowl

Step 2: Now, apply the scrub on your face in a circular motion and let it rest on your face for two to four minutes.

Step 3: Rinse off with lukewarm water and repeat the process regularly.

What do you think of these facial scrubs? Please share your comments

Post Author: Harry Camaro

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