I don’t know about you but the winter wreaks havoc on my skin. Dries it out nothing else.
I wake up and my lips are gross and cracky and my skin is all gross and scaley. Such a pretty picture I know.
So how do I get rid of all that dead skin? A little DIY home scrubbing action.
Homemade Natural Lip Exfoliator
1 tsp olive oil
1 tsp honey
2 tsps granulated sugar
Mix it all together, dip an your finger or I prefer an old toothbrush in the mixture and scrub srcub scrub those lips. Gently of course.
Dampen a washcloth with warm water and wipe lips clean. Then apply a moisturizing lip balm.
Homemade Body Scrub
1 cup oatmeal
1/2 cup organic sugar
1/2 cup honey
1/2 cup coconut oil
Pulse oatmeal and organic sugar in a food processor until fine. Add honey and coconut oil to form a paste.
Store in a closed jar in the refrigerator. Scrub on body by the teaspoon in the shower to exfoliate. Rinse thoroughly.
Enjoy a home spa day with these two simple, fun and effective scrubs.