Sunday, February 08, 2015
BODY SCRUB / METHOD 1
Pineapple juice 4 Tbsp
Sugar 1 Cup
Coconut Oil 3 Tbsp
Honey 1 Tbsp
Benefits of ingredients on skin-
Pineapple juice contains enzymes which helps in the removal of dead skin cells.It reduces wrinkles and firms the skin by stimulating collagen production.
Sugar contains glycolic acid, an alpha-hydroxy acid which help condition and moisturize the skin.Its
It gently exfoliates the dead skin cells and smoothens and softens the skin.
Coconut oil consists of saturated fats which act as a great skin moisturizer.It has anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties which helps healing damaged skin cells. It also contains Vitamin E which has skin smoothing properties and hence helps in reducing the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines.It retains moisture content of the skin, and keeps it supple.
Honey has anti-aging and moisturizing properties.Honey is a humectant that is it has the ability to absorb and retain moisture and hence keeps the skin moist.
Mix all the ingredients.
Wet the face or body with lukewarm water.
Take some of this mixture and massage gently with fingers into skin using circular motions. Do not apply too much pressure while applying mixture, as sugar crystals may cause abrasions.
Remember to massage elbows, knees, ankles and avoid area close to the eyes.
Once done, wash it off with lukewarm water and pat dry with a clean towel.