Coffee body scrub for smooth and fair skin at home
In winters, it is very common for people to get darker. Most of the time it is due to sitting in sun for quite long time and dry skin. When your skin gets dry, it doesn’t give your skin a chance to exfoliate or sometimes dry dead skin cells clog the pores. It might even give rise to uninvited acne.
Exfoliation and moisturizing is very important during this season as cold temperature reduce the production of natural sebum in skin cells and it leads to drier and scaly skin. Today this article will introduce you with a night cream that has exfoliating ingredients in it like coffee and rehydrating as well. It will exfoliate and hydrate your skin at the same time to avoid all these unwanted symptoms.
We mostly give time and attention to out facial skin while we mostly ignore the body. But when body doesn’t match your facial skin regarding fairness or smoothness then it doesn’t give a pretty picture. We should also take equal and effective measures for out body skin as well as it needs to exfoliation and cleansed as well.
That will be even better if we get some kind of cleansing scrub that will work for both our body and our facial skin. This article will teach you to make a certain type of cleansing scrub that will can be used overall on you skin. It will give you exfoliating, cleansing and moisturizing effects. You can use this cleanser for taking your makeup off as well. If you take a bath then you can use it as a body wash.
Here are the ingredients and their benefits to make this scrub:
Aloe vera gel
Almond oil/coconut oil
Benefits of coffee:
Coffee used as main ingredient in this scrub will help your skin to reduce cellulite effect which also help with anti-aging skin. It has abundance of vitamin B3 that prevent skin cancer. Coffee in anti-inflammatory and deal with some skin infections and fights acne. It also calms the irritable skin and treats dark circles. Furthermore, as scrub it will help you to reduce dead skin cells and promote the formation of new collagen and elastin. Which will give you young , fair and glow body skin.
Aloe vera gel:
Aloe Vera gel has outstanding and amazing benefits for our skin, hair and even the internal system. It is good for even those who people who have some underlying disease conditions like diabetes. It contains two hormones auxin and gibberellins that helps in wound healing and inflammation of the skin. Therefore used in some medicine to treat acne, psoriasis, and eczema. it has strong antimicrobial and antifungal properties thus can be used for hair and skin good health. Aloe Vera gel has strong anti-oxidant as well and prevents the skin from photo-aging.
Rose water is one of the most important thing that is being used for many ages in beauty products and skin care regime. It has never failed any one in any age. People with dry,oily and combination skin tend to respond very well to this water. This is highly unlikely that someone can get any bad reaction from it but still possibilities are there. You must try it on small patch of your skin to see if you get any allergic reaction from it. Most of the it is safe to use in any skin mask, moisturizer, scrubs and toner.
Rose water is anti inflammatory that will help skin with any kind of infection or swelling. Many types of skin condition like acne, eczema and dermatitis show good response to rose-water. dirt, oil, blackheads and dust particles come off from skin easily by its use. that is why many cosmetic and skin care brand use this in their cleansers and tuners.
Method to make the scrub:
First of all you need to take 1-2 teaspoon of coffee and crush it further so it doesn’t have any big or hard particles. Then add 4-5 drops of almond oil or coconut oil. If you have normal skin then use almond oil but if your skin is very dry then you can use coconut oil on the skin.
After that add a few drops of rose-water and add enough aloe Vera gel to make a smooth paste. Your paste should be smooth but not runny.Your scrub in now ready to use on face and body.
You can use this scrub especially in shower so it will work even better as your skin is smooth and pores are opened. Apply this on your face and body and massage it in gentle motion. Then rinse it off and apply body wash afterward.
One thing to remember is that never forget to apply face and body moisturizer on your skin to avoid tightness which can be uncomfortable after scrubbing.