Chocolate is a popular edible skin care ingredient that is used in a lot of commercial skin care products. Edible skin care is quite popular now because it is safe (just as it is safe for consumption) and has great benefits without any side effects. Here we are with a delicious skin care DIY- Chocolate Face and Body Scrub:
Oats- Oats have skin soothing and anti-inflammatory properties. It helps sooth the skin and reduces any inflammation or redness.
Cocoa powder- Cocoa powder is rich in anti-oxidants. It helps repair any skin damage and also reduces sun damage. It adds a healthy and visible glow to your skin with regular usage. More: Chocolate face mask >>
Sugar- Sugar is a natural skin exfoliator that helps your skin get rid of oil build-up, dead skin cells and clogged pores.
Sea salt- Sea salt too works as an amazing skin exfoliator and it also provides your skin with minerals and nutrients to keep it healthy.
Coconut oil- Coconut oil is a natural skin moisturizer and also works as a binding agent in the product. It keeps skin soft and smooth.
RECIPE FOR CHOCOLATE FACE AND BODY SCRUB
Things you need-
- 3 tablespoon oats flour
- 4 tablespoon cocoa powder
- 4 tablespoon sugar
- 1 tablespoon sea salt
- 2 tablespoon coconut oil
- In a blender, add oats flour, cocoa powder, sugar and sea salt.
- Add in coconut oil and blend until well combined.
- Store the scrub in an air-tight container and use it while you bath.