We opt for many tricks and tips to perk up our beauty during the summers. And to add up to that list, we are here with one another ingredient that will sure help you get a sparkling shiny skin this summer.
Sugar, which is a natural humectant and has antioxidant properties, helps to clear out the impurities from our skin. It even prevents the breakouts and blemishes to occur on your skin. Combined with other useful kitchen ingredients, it makes a great scrubbing ingredient for your skin.
In this article, you will read about various scrubs made at home using sugar as the main ingredient of the remedies, to remove and control tanning and hydration on your skin. No matter what the temperature would be outside, your skin will remain naturally healthy from the inside.
Here is a list of 7 homemade sugar scrubs that will help you get tan-free, acne-free, hydrated and sparkling shiny skin at home.
1. Sugar With Olive Oil
Both sugar and olive oil, has amazing antioxidant properties that can help you get the tan-free and hydrated skin.
Make a gentle scrub from one tablespoon of olive oil and one teaspoon of sugar. Use this homemade scrub to massage your scrub and wash off using lukewarm water.
2. Sugar With Lemon Juice
This is one of the best remedies to remove suntan. Lemon juice mixed with sugar makes an amazing and effective scrub to moisturize and hydrate your skin.
Mix 1 tablespoon of lemon juice with 1 teaspoon of sugar. Use this mixture to scrub off the dirt from your skin. Rinse off with plain water.
3. Sugar With Coffee Grounds
Coffee grounds and sugar, both has great antioxidant properties, that will leave you with soft, supple and toxin-free skin.
Take one teaspoon of sugar and one teaspoon of coffee grounds in a bowl and pour one tablespoon of rose water in it. Mix all the ingredients to form a scrub. Gently massage with the scrub on your skin and wash off using tepid water.
4. Sugar With Vanilla Extracts & Vitamin E Oil
The three best ingredients, sugar, vitamin E and vanilla, to make a scrub that will hydrate and moisturize your skin in the best possible way.
Take a small bowl and pour one teaspoon of vanilla extract and sugar each, mix it with 2 vitamin E capsules. Make a scrub and use it to massage on your skin. You will notice a visible difference on your skin while scrubbing the impurities away.
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5. Sugar With Lavender Oil
Lavender oil has great antifungal properties that help you stay clean and refreshed.
Take 1 ½ tablespoons of lavender oil and mix it with 1 tablespoon of sugar. Make a scrub of the both ingredients together and use it to massage gently on your skin. Wash off with lukewarm water to get a moisturized and fresh-looking skin.
6. Sugar With Honey & Oatmeal
Where oatmeal is loaded with antioxidants, honey is enriched with antibacterial properties, and when combined with sugar, its cleansing power makes a great scrub for your skin.
Take 2 tablespoons of honey and mix 1 tablespoon of cooked oatmeal & sugar each with it. Use this mixture as a scrub and you will soon get a soft and dirt-free skin. Rinse off using plain or lukewarm water.
7. Sugar With Watermelon Juice
Watermelon naturally moisturizes your skin and helps to combat suntan as well.
Take 2 tablespoons of watermelon juice and 1 tablespoon of sugar, mix to form a scrub. Now, using a scrubbing pad, gently massage it onto your skin for 10-15 minutes and then wash off with lukewarm water.
Now get up and get started, and remember, ‘No cheating’! Just apply, don’t eat *wink* Tell us how you feel about your skin after you have tried the remedies. Comment in the box below.