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Body scrubs at home
You want to ask, of course, why cook them when you can buy them at any store. What is written on the packaging does not always correspond to the internal composition of the product. These "extra" components of many body scrubs and other cosmetics can be evidenced by such a rather long shelf life, such as a year or two. Many cosmetic companies add a lot of dyes, preservatives, which in the future cause problems not only with our skin, but also with health. We hope that we have made a sufficiently convincing argument.
So, let's start cooking. We would like to share with you a few recipes that popular Hollywood stars recommend to always be beautiful, healthy and active.
As you know, sea salt is a remedy that soothes, tones, relaxes, improves blood circulation and much more. Therefore, if you have repeatedly used it and are satisfied with the result, then we suggest preparing a scrub from this particular cosmetic product. For him you need 3 tbsp. spoons of cereal, 2 tbsp. tablespoons of sea salt, 4 tbsp. tablespoons of chopped sea buckthorn and 1-2 tbsp. tablespoons of grape seed oil. Apply to those areas of the skin that bother you the most.
For oily skin, cosmetologists recommend preparing a mixture of almonds filled with boiling water (50 g of nuts per 100 g of boiling water). The cooled mixture is twisted in a meat grinder, a little lemon juice is added and mixed well.
The following recipe is for dry to normal skin. To prepare it, you need 5 tablespoons of grated chocolate, a spoonful of olive oil, 3 tablespoons of grated citrus. Mix all these ingredients thoroughly. Apply to a steamed body, gently massaging. It is also used as a body mask, leaving it on for 15 minutes. Gives a feeling of lightness, relieves fatigue.
For oily skin, you can also make a chocolate scrub. For this "dish" you need to stock up on such ingredients as 4 tbsp. tablespoons of chocolate or cocoa, 50 g of skim milk, 2 tablespoons of crushed eggshells and a spoonful of honey. Apply this product to well-washed and steamed skin in a circular motion. Can be left as a mask for 10 minutes. This scrub cleanses the skin of dead skin and oily sheen.
The following "chocolate" recipe is suitable for all skin types. We take 5 tbsp. tablespoons of chocolate or cocoa, 100 g of milk, 3 tbsp. tablespoons of brown sugar, 1 teaspoon of vanilla oil. First, mix the chocolate with milk, cool, add the rest of the ingredients and apply to the skin. Then we apply on the body, rub in, rinse off or leave for 15 minutes.
If you have cellulite deposits, then the following recipe is for you. You will need 2 tbsp. spoons of ground coffee, 2 tbsp. spoons of ground porridge "Hercules", 3 tbsp. spoons of fruit puree, 2 tbsp. tablespoons of grape seed oil. The scheme of application is the same as in the previous cases.
If you have very sensitive skin, you can use this scrub. First of all, melt 2 tbsp. tablespoons of butter, grind 2 tbsp. tablespoons of walnuts and mix it all with 2 yolks of quail eggs.
For problem skin, you can prepare such a scrub: a spoonful of chopped rice, 2 tbsp. tablespoons of cereal, a spoonful of olive oil. We mix all this thoroughly and the scrub is ready.
Oatmeal and milk scrub. Ingredients: 3 tbsp. tablespoons of grated cereal are mixed with milk to make a porridge.
The scrub can also be made with cereal and carrot juice to form a mushy mixture.
A very interesting and rich in ingredients such recipe: 2 tbsp. spoons of brown sugar, 2-3 tbsp. spoons of oatmeal, 2 tbsp. spoons of honey, 2 tbsp. tablespoons of olive oil, a little lemon juice and 2 tbsp. spoons of aloe vera. The last component perfectly heals wounds, and lemon juice whitens the skin and disinfects well.
Let your wild imagination run wild, because now is the time to apply it. Sometimes, not only for health, but also for beauty, a few foods from your refrigerator are enough.
The variety of recipes we have listed does not end there. Every day someone comes up with something new, experimenting with mixing products and taking pride in their body scrub recipe and the result of its use on themselves.
Remember that almost any food product can work, only one must be abrasive, that is, rough, to cleanse your skin.
Author: Zhanna Sh. (Specially for Calorizator.ru)
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