Exfoliating is an important part of your weekly skincare routine. Both dry and oily skin types should be exfoliating at least once a week.
It helps to get rid of dead skin, dirt, excess oil, and it preps the skin for maximum serum and moisturizer absorption. This homemade face scrub recipe works for both oily and dry skin types.
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Benefits: Oat ﬂour is hydrating and exfoliates without being too harsh on your skin. Dried tea leaves also exfoliate and provide nutrients to your skin, while coconut oil and honey hydrate and smooth skin.
Tips and Tricks: This exfoliator can also be used as a masque. After exfoliating, leave on your skin for 10—15 minutes.
Variations: Oat ﬂour can be replaced with almond ﬂour and green tea with mint. You can also leave out the raw honey if you don’t have any.
How to Use: Rub 1 tablespoon of mixture on face, neck, and chest, in a circular motion. Exfoliate for about 3 minutes and rinse off with a warm cloth.
Level of Difficulty: Easy
Watch the video below for a step-by-step tutorial for making this DIY homemade facial scrub recipe.
Homemade Face Scrub
- 2 tbsp oat ﬂour
- 1 tbsp dried green tea
- 1 tsp dried lavender
- 1 tbsp tablespoon of ﬂaxseeds
- 2 tbsp coconut oil
- 1 tbsp raw honey
Tools & Supplies
- Measuring spoons
- Sanitized container with twist lid
Place all ingredients into a bowl and stir until combined.
Transfer exfoliator into your container.
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