December 23, 2007

Homemade facial scrubs for normal skin

Are you the lucky one with normal skin? Then here are some terrific scrubs to gently exfoliate and whisk off those dead cells from your face and make it appear fresh and glowing. They are neither too harsh, nor too mild. Just the right ones for your skin type. Use them once in a week or twice a month.woman applying cream

Oatmeal face scrub


Oatmeal 1 tbsp
Almond oil 1 tsp


Mix these ingredients well and apply it to your face. Let it sit for 10 minutes. Before it dries up, gently start rubbing with your finger tips in gentle circular motions. Then wash off with lukewarm water, followed by a splash of cold water.

Orange peel face scrub


Dried orange peel powder 2 tbsp
Oatmeal 2 tsp
Any cold cream 2 tbsp


Mix all the ingredients to get a paste and apply it on your face. When it slightly dries up, gently start scrubbing your face without tugging at the skin. Wash off with lukewarm water and rinse off with cold water to close the pores.

Barley face scrub


Barley powder 1½ tsp
Lemon juice 1 tsp
Milk 1 tsp


Mix all the ingredients to get a smooth paste. Apply this on the face, leave on for 15 minutes and then remove it off by scrubbing as mentioned above.


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  1. Soumya10:12 AM

    Interesting recipes Do you think that oatmeal could also be use as facial scrub?

  2. Aparna10:15 AM

    Oatmeal is a wonderful exfoliater


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