Why to use an oatmeal to prepare a face scrubHOMEMADE FACE AND BODY SCRUBS RECIPES WITH THE USE OF COFFEE. Read more ... »? Well, first of all, soothing properties of oatmeal have been known for a very long time and it still remains very popular natural skin care7 TIPS ON HOW TO SHORTEN YOUR MORNING BEAUTY ROUTINE. Read more ... » ingredient. Oats are not only good for preparing homemade face masks15 BEAUTY TIPS EVERY GIRL SHOULD KNOW (PART 2). Read more ... », but also oatmeal is great for exfoliatingHOW TO GET PINK LIPS NATURALLY? 8 TIPS. Read more ... » your face (because of the grainy texture); oats can absorb and remove the dirt and impurities from the skin10 UNHEALTHY FOODS/DRINKS TO AVOID THAT ARE BAD FOR YOUR SKIN. Read more ... » surface.
Scrubs made with this amazing ingredient can help treat many skin conditions, as well as rejuvenate and sooth dry and itchy skin; this natural skin care20 MAIN ENEMIES OF OUR BEAUTY! . Read more ... » ingredient is very gentle and is also perfectly suitable even for sensitive skinMAKEUP TIPS: 6 ORIGINAL WAYS TO USE YOUR FOUNDATION. Read more ... », unlike many harsh chemical skin peels.
After using an oatmeal scrub your skin will feel soft, hydrated and silky smooth.
Wash your face with lukewarm water15 REASONS FOR DRINKING WATER. Read more ... » before applying an oatmeal scrub or use the scrub directly after shower, it will help open up your pores and prepare your skin for this exfoliating treatment.
1) Simple oatmeal scrub
Take 1 table spoon of oatmeal and add a little bit of warm water (3 table spoons or more), wait for about 5-10 minutes, until oats become soft.
Gently, in circular motions, massage your clean face with this scrub to exfoliate8 BEAUTY TIPS ON HOW TO FIX DRY SKIN. Read more ... » the skin; massage for 1-2 minutes, avoiding the eye area. Rinse with warm and then, cold water. (Cold water will help close your pores).
2) Another variation of the same homemade face scrub20 AMAZING MAKEUP AND BEAUTY TIPS FOR WOMEN (PART 2). Read more ... »: Oatmeal + Warm milk
Mix 1 table spoon of oatmeal with a little bit of warm milk (milk should be only slightly warmed up; it should be comfortable to touch). Wait for 5-10 minutes, until the substance becomes soft and then, use this oatmeal facial scrub8 TRAVEL BEAUTY TIPS TO HELP YOU SURVIVE LONG HAUL FLIGHT. Read more ... » the same way, as described above.
3) Baking soda14 UNEXPECTED USES OF BAKING SODA FOR BEAUTY AND HEALTH. Read more ... » + Oatmeal homemade face scrub
Some people love using baking soda, as a gentle facial exfoliator10 WONDERFUL DIY NATURAL HOMEMADE EXFOLIATORS. Read more ... », but I prefer to combine it with the oatmeal.
Mix oatmeal with baking soda in14 UNEXPECTED USES OF BAKING SODA FOR BEAUTY AND HEALTH. Read more ... » equal proportions. Add a little bit of warm water and leave the substance for 5 minutes in a bowl, until it turns into a soft paste.
Gently massage your face with this natural facial scrub, avoiding the eye area. Rinse your face with warm and then, cold water.
4) Here is another amazing and simple facial scrub recipe with the use of only natural ingredients:
This homemade face scrub will help to sooth, exfoliate, cleanse and hydrate your skin.
Make a cucumber paste in your blender.
Mix 2 table spoons of cucumber paste with 1 tea spoon of rose hip oil, 1 tea spoon of argan oil12 AMAZING BENEFITS OF MOROCCAN ARGAN OIL FOR HEALTH AND BEAUTY. Read more ... », 2 table spoons of oatmeal and 1 table spoon of milk. Mix well all the ingredients and leave the substance to get ready (it takes about 5 minutes), wait until oatmeal gets soft.
Gently rub your face with this wonderful, nourishing, facial scrub, avoiding the eye area (you can also use it as your body scrub20 AMAZING MAKEUP AND BEAUTY TIPS FOR WOMEN (PART 2). Read more ... »); then, rinse with warm and finish up with splashes of cold water.
Your skin will be super soft and gentle! Antioxidants in rose hip and argan oilsTOP 10 USES OF COCONUT OIL FOR BEAUTY. Read more ... » will fight free radicalsHOW TO PREVENT THE APPEARANCE OF WRINKLES? 8 NATURAL WAYS . Read more ... », preventing skin aging and appearance of wrinkles10 TIPS ON HOW TO LOOK YOUNGER FOR LONGER. Read more ... ». Isn’t it great?!
5) Here is another nourishing homemade face scrub recipe:
Mix whole milk, honey and extra virgin olive oil45 OLIVE OIL BENEFITS FOR HEALTH, HAIR, SKIN AND OTHER THINGS. Read more ... » in equal proportions (you will need about 1 table spoon of each ingredient), then, add 2 table spoons of oatmeal. Leave the paste for 5-10 minutes in a bowl, until oatmeal becomes soft; then, gently exfoliate your face, massaging it for 1 or 2 minutes. Rinse with warm, then cold water. This amazing, nourishing facial treatment20 MAIN ENEMIES OF OUR BEAUTY! . Read more ... » will not only exfoliate, but also soften and moisturise your skin, making it softer and adding a glow.
Here is the list of ingredients (straight from your kitchen) that can be used to prepare natural homemade facial scrubs:
- baking soda,
- white or brown sugar,
- sea salt (better to use it to prepare body scrubs12 NATURAL BEAUTY TIPS AND FIXES EVERY GIRL SHOULD KNOW ABOUT . Read more ... », because it can be too harsh on the face),
- almonds powder,
- whole wheat flour…
You can improvise and mix the above ingredients with warm water, warm milk, honey and natural oils5 NOURISHING OILS FOR YOUR SKIN AND HAIR + HOMEMADE FACIAL MASKS. Read more ... » to create your own homemade face and body scrubs.
In my opinion, it’s a lot more beneficial to use completely natural skinHOW TO MAKE REFRESHING FACE MIST WITH ALOE VERA, ROSE WATER AND CUCUMBER?. Read more ... » care ingredients for your face and body, rather than buying expensive facial scrubs with fancy labels and many harmful chemicals.
What are your favorite homemade face scrub recipes? Share your thoughts in the comment section below.