Salamalaikum beautiful, peace be upon you.
Today this post is about sugar scrub and what essential oils we can add for maximum benefits for our skin. Natural sugar scrubs are a great way to exfoliate the skin And avoid all nasty chemicals found in supermarket bought scrubs.
Adding Essential oils to your scrub is a great natural addition to your beauty regimen in order to give your skin a good and well deserved refreshing boost.
In this recipe, I’m adding Lavender essential oil for its soothing relaxing and regenerative properties and it smell also really nice
and frankincense our liquid gold for the skin
For this recipe, you will need
- 1 cup of brown sugar
- 1/2 cup of olive or melted coconut oil
- 2 to 3 drops each of lavender and frankincense essential oils.
- The ratio of oil sugar is important for our skin to be exfoliated and moisturised, at the same time, keeping our skin soft and refreshed.
- Add essential oils to the carrier oil
- Mix well
- Add the sugar.
- You can also add 1 TSP of honey for its anti-bacterial properties.
And that’s if you made for yourself and your family a great natural face and body a sugar scrub with essential oils. You can use it on wet skin 2 to 3 times a week on face and body for a beautiful and healthy glow. This scrub can last for a month depends how many times you ll do it. Mine last usually a month or less.
Remember essential oils need to be used diluted and with caution. Always ask the advice of your health practitioner.
I would love to hear what other essential oils you are using in your scrubs or maybe you don’t use any. Well, I hope now reading this article you will be encouraged to use them more for their amazing benefits. You can leave a comment below and remember sharing is caring.
Peace and blessings to you.
Amanee founder of Naturaleeyou.