Sometime beautiful things are around us but we dont see that eyesight. Ayurveda is around us, in our kitchen too.
So many herbs and spices are common in India’s kitchens. I found something good for the SKIN. yeah, almost everybody is very much sensitive for their looks n skin. And in spite of using those chemicals and harmful products of malls, we must turn our face to nature. Some time those inexpensive natural things works better then synthetic-un natural and costly beauty products.
Here in this post i m giving such very useful homemade Ayurveda remedy for Refreshing skin – A unique Scrub for ur body.
it saves a ton of money and the finished product is quite rewarding.
This unique lemon,lentil,oil n sugar scrub can be used on both the body and face. It is ideal for rough spots like feet, knees, elbows and hands. It’s also great for nail beds and cuticles. To use on the face, this scrub works wonderfully for those with acne-prone skin. But, of course, the entire body can benefit from a lentil, essential oil, lemon and sugar exfoliation that leaves skin soft and insanely smooth. Indulge in this scrub from head to toe!
What you’ll need:
2 cup of fine crushed Urad Dal (White lentil) +
1 cup of white sugar +
1/4cup Almond Oil +
1/4 cup Coconut Oil +
1/2 cup olive oil +
1/2 cup Honey +
2 cup of Lemon Juice
Add lemon juice and all oil in to a bowl, Add the honey and stir quickly until the ingredients bind together into a medium thick consistency.
You can add or subtract the amount of oil and honey that you use depending on how thick you want your scrub to be. Add in the sugar and White lentil and mix.
As a body scrub:
Apply to body, paying extra close attention to elbows, knees, feet and hands (nails and cuticles especially) and rub in circular motions for 3 to 5 minutes. Rinse. Enjoy the silky softness of your impossibly smooth skin.
As a face scrub:
The scrub is also great for the face, but use with gentle circular motions. This scrub is ideal for people who suffer from breakouts and acne as all of the ingredients are highly beneficial to acne prone skin. Lemon tightens pores and evens out the skin tone, sugar removes dead skin cells and cleans pores, olive oil heals acne scaring, and honey prevents future breakouts.
To use, follow the same recipe instructions then apply to clean face in gentle, circular motions. Be cautious of using on open wounds as the lemon may sting. Leave on for 7-10 minutes and rinse with cool water.
Benefits of the Ingredients:
Urad dal- easily remove dead skin cells that make the skin look dull and lackluster. It quickly removes the superficial dead skin cells to reveal the fresh ones underneath. Skin instantly looks more youthful
Lemon – A natural source of Vitamin C; an ingredient commonly used to lighten sun and age spots and even out skin tone; A natural astringent that tightens pores and brightens the complexion.
Sugar – A natural exfoliator; a natural source of glycolic acid which evens out skin tone, cleans pores, and improves overall skin texture by removing dead, dull skin cells.
Olive Oil – High in Vitamin E which soothes and heals skin; a natural moisturizing ingredient often used for it’s anti-aging benefits.
Almond oil – i is rich in vitamins A, E and D, and also contains linoleic and oleic acids.Best nourishment for skin.
Coconut oil – its used as a skin moisturizer, helping with dry skin.
Honey – A natural source of anti-oxidants making it a perfect ingredients for age prevention n a natural humectant so it locks water into the skin keeping the complexion hydrated; the antibacterial properties benefit acne-prone skin by reducing breakouts.
Enjoy the vitalize lustrous n Glowing skin with this amazing scrub….!!! Let me know if you try it and how it works for you and happy bathing!!!