There are various benefits of scrubbing the skin with oatmeal. Oatmeal is a mild abrasive. It helps in removing dirt and dead skin from face and body without harming your skin. It is known for its soothing and anti-inflammatory effects that help in reducing itching and irritation of the skin. An oatmeal scrub helps in keeping the skin smooth and moist. Regardless of your skin type, you can use oatmeal scrub for exfoliating your skin. This helps in supporting healthy renewal of the skin cells that helps in maintaining the youthfulness of your skin for a longer time.
Here Are 5 Soothing DIY Oatmeal Scrubs For Gorgeous Skin:
1. Oatmeal, Honey And Milk Scrub
2 tablespoons of rolled oats
1 tablespoon liquid honey or 2 tablespoons powdered honey
2 tablespoons whole milk powder
1 vitamin E capsule
In a blender, put the oatmeal. Pierce the vitamin E capsule and add the vitamin E oil. Blend the oatmeal and vitamin E oil together. Now add milk powder and honey and whisk for about 10 seconds. Rub your skin with the scrub in circular motion. Rinse off with water.
2. Oatmeal And Almond Oil Scrub
1 tablespoon ground oatmeal
1 tablespoon almond oil
Thoroughly mix the two ingredients. Spread the paste on your face and let it sit for about 15 minutes. In circulation motions, scrub your face for a few minutes. Wash off the paste with lukewarm water.
3. Oatmeal And Chamomile Scrub
4 tablespoons oatmeal
1 tablespoon chamomile flowers
1 tablespoon cornstarch
4 tablespoons ground almond
2 tablespoons almond oil
5 drops lavender oil
Put all the ingredients in a blender and mix them well. Add little water to the mixture and rub it on damp skin for a few minutes. Wash off with lukewarm water.
4. Oatmeal And Lemon Scrub
2 tablespoons oatmeal
1 ½ teaspoon lemon juice
1 teaspoon olive oil
¼ cup water
Soak the oatmeal in water, until it becomes soft. Mix the oatmeal with lemon juice and olive oil. Scrub your body with the paste.
5. Oatmeal And Aloe Vera Scrub
½ cup coarsely ground oatmeal
1 teaspoon aloe vera gel
1 teaspoon olive oil
¼ cup honey
2 teaspoons cucumber water
Blend all the ingredients. On damp skin, apply the mixture and scrub in circular strokes for a minute. Rinse off with lukewarm water.