Summers and downpour of rains call for rejuvenation and revitalization of you and the best way is to hit a waterpark or a breezy beach and have fun with your friends and acquaintances. Very rarely people do realize that in enjoying and beating the heat, they are causing harm to their skin but they overlook it owing it to tanned, dull, and dehydrated skin. Hence, you need something that can slough off impurities and tan. Nothing can beat lemon and sugar when it comes to tan removal.
Here is the easiest and the most effective recipe for lemon and sugar tan removing scrub:
- 1 fresh lemon
- I cup granulated sugar
- 2tbsp olive oil
- 2 tbsp. organic honey
- 1 bowl
Why these ingredients are used:
Lemon- it is the chief source of vitamin C which is responsible for squeezing out grime out of skin making skin complexion lighter and brighter. Besides, it removes existing sunspots and hyperpigmentation marks.
Granulated Sugar- it is the natural exfoliator that removes dead skin cells and impurities. Sugar is a natural resource of glycolic acid meaning that it clears pores, sloughs off dead cells and keeps skin glowing forever.
Olive Oil- it is a rich source of vitamin E, which is much essential for nourishing and hydrating our skin. Besides, it also acts as a skin soother for it acts too gentle on skin without irritating it.
Honey- it is the natural antioxidant that locks skin’s hydration and moisture levels while replenishing skin gently. It also has anti-bacterial properties for it helps to reduce breakouts making skin smoother and more even toned.
- Add lemon juice and olive oil in a bowl with lid o without lid. Mix thoroughly.
- Add honey and whisk all the three ingredients together so that the mix attains an overall medium consistency.
- Finally, add sugar and mix it all well so that you get a smooth and even consistency.
- Your DIY lemon and sugar tan removal scrub is ready to be used. However, if you find the scrubbing granules to be too mild for your body, you can add more sugar.