Whether your skin is dry or oily, exfoliation is necessary to keep the pores clean and unclogged. Body scrubs are not the same for all skin types, if you have dry skin you need a moisturizing body scrub that won’t dry your skin further. There are a lot of body scrubs available in the market that might be effective too, but they aren’t cheap for sure! Here is a homemade moisturizing salt body scrub recipe for dry skin:
Sea salt- Sea salt has skin beneficial minerals and nutrients that purify skin. It has great exfoliating properties that buff away dead skin layer gently.
Honey- Honey is a natural humectant that keeps skin moisturized, hydrated and very soft. It also has skin brightening properties.
Coconut oil- Coconut oil is a natural skin softener and moisturizer. It keeps skin healthy and plump.
RECIPE FOR SALT BODY SCRUB FOR DRY SKIN:
Things you need-
- 1 cup sea salt (if you have salt flakes, grind them really fine)
- 2 tablespoons raw and organic honey
- ½ cup organic coconut oil, melted
In a jar, add sea salt. Add in honey and coconut oil. Mix it well and use it as a regular body scrub right before using a shower gel/soap. The scrub is natural and gentle.
Caution – Patch test before use.