Exfoliation is an integral part of skincare regime, men need to not only follow men’s fashion blog but also need to follow grooming tips for men’s face as scrubbing is a process that can do more harm than good if overdone.
If you have skin problems like an active acne or rosacea, it is advised to avoid using the scrub on your face as it may aggravate the problem. Otherwise, on your freshly scrubbed face, you need to apply through a soaked cotton ball, an alcohol-free toner or preferably rose water dipped to smoothen your facial skin. Given below are the homemade scrubs that you can use to regularly scrub your skin.
1. Silky Banana scrub: You need to mash two ripe bananas by adding ground sugar and honey to form a thick paste. Apply it to a clean face and leave it for at least 7-8 minutes for best results. Wash thoroughly with cold water, to experience the gentle soft silky facial skin in minutes. Remember to apply the scrub and gently massage all over your face and neck avoiding the under-eye area.
2. Curd and papaya scrub: To remove toxic environmental pollutants, add ripe papaya with yogurt, lemon juice, and honey to form a soft paste without any lumps. Apply the paste on all the areas of the face, even around the eyes to leave it for at least 7-8 minutes before washing it off thoroughly with the cold water. While scrubbing do not apply too much pressure and remember not to keep scrubbing for more than two minutes. You should scrub a little harder on the T-zone area of the face.
3. Raw Honey Orange scrub: You need to add an equal proportion of oats and orange peel powder with honey to make a soft paste. Clean your face and gently apply on your face give a massage in a circular manner. Do remember to apply toner and moisturizer.
4. For your hands and feet, you can apply lime for best results once in a week. Slice lime into two halves, and dip it into powdered sugar and scrub your hands and feet for at least 7-8 minutes. You need to wash off this hands and feet natural scrub with lukewarm water, to experience pure naturally soft skin. Remember not to use this scrub on the face.