How To Make Coconut Scrub

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Coconut ScrubCoconut is a wonderful item for skin care and coconut scrub is an ideal example of its wonderful properties. But the real good news is that you can make your own scrub at home using ingredients from your kitchen shelf and refrigerator. Wait no more and just get started!


 


How To Make Coconut Scrubs At Home


This is going to be a lot of fun. All you have to do is pick one recipe that best suits your needs and skin type. Then just follow the guidelines.


 


  • Coconut-Citrus Scrub


1. Take a small bowl and put orange and lemon peel powder in it.


2. Add some powdered oatmeal and wheat bran.


3. Stir in enough coconut oil and coconut milk to form a thick paste.


4. Add a few drops of orange and lemon essential oils and mix well.


 


  • Yummy Coconut Sugar Scrub


1. Take a bowl and combine raw sugar with coconut shell powder.


2. Add some shredded coconut.


3. Stir in enough coconut oil and coconut milk to form a paste.


4. Add a few drops of geranium and lavender essential oil. Mix well.


 


  • Nourishing Coconut Scrub


1. Take a bowl and combine raw sugar with flax meal.


2. Add some shredded coconut.


3. Stir in enough coconut and wheat germ oil to form a paste.


4. Add a few drops of fennel and patchouli essential oils. Mix well.


 


Almond-Coconut Anti-Aging Scrub


1. Toast the almonds in the oven to release their natural oils.


2. Take a grinder jar and combine toasted almonds with rolled oats.


3. Add coconut milk, vanilla and honey.


4. Process to form a coarse mixture.


5. Transfer to a bowl and add a few drops of geranium essential oil.


 


Rejuvenating Coconut-Chocolate Scrub


1. Take a bowl and put shredded coconut  in it.


2. Add cocoa powder and almond meal.


3. Stir in some sugar.


4. Gradually add enough coconut milk to form a coarse and thick paste.


5. Add a few drops of neroli essential oil.


 


How To Apply Home-Made Coconut Scrub


  • Scoop out some of the prepared scrub and apply all over clean skin.



  • Let sit for a couple of minutes and then start massaging in gentle circular movements.



  •  Keep massaging till the scrub becomes to flake off from the skin’s surface.



  •  Wash off first with warm water and then with cold water.



  • Pat dry and quickly apply an organic and natural moisturizer. This will help seal the moisture causing the nutrients of the scrub to benefit your skin more.


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What To Keep In Mind When Using the Homemade Scrub


  •  Always use organic and fresh ingredients. This will protect your skin from the damage caused by preservatives, pesticides and chemical additives.



  • Do not use any scrub more than once a week. Over-exfoliation can cause rips on the skin’s surface.


 


Now that you know the secret to making your own rejuvenating coconut scrub, waste no time. Head to the kitchen and get started!


 


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