These days, most of us girls are so busy that we don’t find enough time for self pampering. Even if we somehow manage to take care of our face, but other body parts are left ignored, especially our feet. Feet are one of our most important and most ‘used’ parts of our body. Standing, running, walking..poor feet has to go through a lot. Yet we always end up ignoring them. Result? Tired feet, cracked heels, patchy skin etc. Because of all these, we have to ditch our stylish shoes and are left with no other option than wearing full feet covered shoes. And they don’t always look nice. To avoid such situation, we need to take care of our feet and using foot scrub is a great way to pamper our feet. So let’s check out my post on how to make foot scrub at home.
The skin on our feet is typically dry compared to the rest of our body. This is because there are no oil glands in our feet to keep them moisturized. And so it becomes super essential that we take extra care of our feet. It doesn’t matter how beautifully your nails are painted, if you have dry flaky skin on your feet. Bad feet are a big turn-off. But don’t worry. You can easily have soft, beautiful feet without spending hefty bucks and long time on salon for pedicure. Neither you need to buy those expensive foot care products from market. In this article we have shared some foot scrub recipes that you can easily make at home. So read on to know, how to make foot scrub at home.
Yogurt and Pineapple Foot Scrub
Put ½ cup of chopped pineapple in food processor and blend it till it becomes crushed. In a separate bowl, take 1 tbsp of yogurt and ½ cup of sugar. Now add the crushed pineapple to that bowl and combine everything well. Scrub this all over your feet and wash off.
This is a yummy homemade foot scrub that gives you clean and nourished feet.
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Strawberry and Sugar Foot Scrub
Put 3-4 strawberries in blender and crush them. To this add ½ cup sugar and 1 tbsp olive oil. Mix well and gently scrub your feet with these and wash off.
It instantly freshens up your tired feet as well as nourishes them.
Coconut Oil and Salt Foot Scrub
Mix ½ cup of salt, 3-4 tbsp of pure coconut oil and few drops of any essential oil of your choice. Scrub your feet with these and wash off with lukewarm water.
This is a great foot scrub for dry and cracked feet. The best thing about this foot scrub is that it can be stored upto 3 months.
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Brown Sugar and Olive Oil Foot Scrub
This scrub is very easy to make. Take 1 tbsp each of brown sugar, olive oil and baking soda. Mix well together. Scrub this all over the feet and wash off. This scrub can be used on elbows and knees too.
Brown sugar exfoliates the feet, olive oil moisturizes and nourishes our feet, while baking soda cleanses and whitens the skin.
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Coffee Foot Scrub
Take 4 tbsp of ground coffee in a mixing bowl. To this, add 3 tbsp each of ground oats, sea salt and olive oil/almond oil. Mix all the ingredients well. Your coffee foot scrub is ready. You can also add a few drops of lavender oil to it for a relaxing feeling.
This is an awesome homemade foot scrub that instantly refreshes and relaxes our tired feet.
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Sugar and Lemon Foot Scrub
Put ½ cup of granulated sugar in a mixing bowl. Pour ¼ cup of almond oil gradually while stirring the sugar continuously to get a soft and wet paste. Add a few drops of lemon essential oil to it. Gently massage your feet with this homemade foot scrub for few minutes and rinse off.
This foot scrub will give you a refreshing feeling of foot spa.
These all natural foot scrubs will not only make your feet soft and beautiful, but also save you a lot of money. These are free from chemicals and preservatives and moreover, it’s quite fun giving your feet a spa like treatment at home with these super easy foot scrubs.