Sometimes your skin can be as dull as your last boyfriend. What a charmer, eh? But it doesn’t have to be that way.
Our skin is our body’s biggest organ and it needs our help to look its best. If you want to brighten up dullness and make your complexion ravishingly radiant from head to toe, you’ve really got to try this skin whitening body scrub that you can make with all natural ingredients in your home!
Why Use a Skin Whitening Body Scrub?
As we get older, age spots, tans, and hyperpigmentation can dull our sparkle too, so having a secret weapon you can whip up and use in your beauty regimen is essential for always looking your most youthful and bright.
What Do I Need to Make a Skin Whitening Body Scrub at Home?
Chances are, you’ll have most of these ingredients sitting around in your pantry. Fine white sugar might not be good for your insides, but for your outside, it is fantastic for lifting away dead skin cells. Raw organic honey should be in every woman’s kitchen. It’s so good for your body inside and out, but it also has a lightening property on skin if you use it on the regular. Lemon juice naturally bleaches thanks to citric acid. Dried parsley is great as a finishing touch on your culinary creations but it also has skin lightening effects and reduces age spots and blemishes too.
Other ingredients you probably don’t have just sitting around your home like jojoba oil which is ideal for balancing skin, orange peel powder for whitening, and lemon essential oil made from lemon peels for extra whitening powers.
How to Make Homemade Skin Whitening Body Scrub
To make this, you’ll need to have ready an air-tight jar to store it in. A mason jar is a good choice. You’ll also need a large bowl and a whisk to mix all the ingredients together.
1 cup white sugar (fine)
1/4 cup raw organic unprocessed honey
1/4 cup freshly-squeezed lemon juice
1 tbsp dried parsley
1 tbsp jojoba oil
1 tbsp orange peel powder
8 drops lemon essential oil
1. In your large bowl, add the sugar. Then add the honey, jojoba oil, and lemon juice.
2. Whisk these ingredients together. It should form a paste that’s a little bit on the gritty side.
3. Next, add the dried parsley and the orange peel powder.
4. Add the lemon essential oil.
5. Whisk once more to evenly disperse all ingredients.
6. Spoon mixture into your awaiting jar.
Tips on Using Your Skin Whitening Body Scrub
Now that you’ve got your skin whitening body scrub ready, you’re probably wondering what to do with it. Here are some tips for you.
– Timing is everything
Because of the ingredients in this skin whitening body scrub, it can leave your skin a bit sensitive. Use it at night time for your best results. Be sure to moisturize well afterward!
– How to use it
The easiest way to use the scrub is to spoon around 3 tablespoons of it into a plastic dish and bring it in the shower with you. Wet your body first and then scoop up your scrub with your fingers and scrub onto the parts of your body, face too, that you want whitened. Scrub vigorously for about 2 minutes and then rinse and wash away. Don’t forget to moisturize when you’re out of the shower.
– How often to use it
Unless you have sensitive skin, you can use it every day. For sensitive skin types, every other day should work.
After regular usage, you should notice tan lines fading away as well as other spots and blemishes that you have wanted to be rid of. It’s a natural and nourishing scrub that leaves skin looking refreshed, feeling smoother, and smelling purely delightful.