galinda
3 years ago10,000+ Views
Sugar-Lemon Face Scrub
1 cup of sugar or baking soda 1/2 cup of coconut oil or olive oil 1 teaspoon of lemon zest 1-2 drops of lemon extract (optional) Simply mix all ingredients together and place in an air tight glass container (use baking soda if you have sensitive or dry skin). In order to use as a body scrub, replace sugar with sea salt or Epson salt. Here are some tips when exfoliating - Do not use body exfoliators on your face as these tend to be coarser and could damage the sensitive skin on your face - Do not apply makeup after exfoliating - Exfoliate your neck also - Always test on the back of your hand prior to applying on your face - Exfoliate at night.
5 comments
I haven't tried making my own exfoliating scrub before, I shall try this tonight! :-)
3 years ago·Reply
Ooh I've done sugar before but never baking soda! Is it a gentler exfoliator?
3 years ago·Reply
Coconut, lemon, and sugar sounds like a recipe for a cookie :)
3 years ago·Reply
Trying this tonight
3 years ago·Reply
This is wonderful, by the way. And it smelled so good.:-)
3 years ago·Reply
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