Are you ready for an excellent apple and cinnamon-based scrub? Be ready to prepare the exfoliating scrub that will help you obtain a soft skin and be part of a unique experience you never had before! Before talking about the secrets to prepare and use this impeccable scrub, let us see what are the beauty benefits of apple and cinnamon for teasing your skin?
How can apple and cinnamon help your skin, of used in the form of homemade scrub?
Apple is popular for its ability of both hydrating and purifying the skin. Apple applied on your face in any form of mask will eliminate oil from your skin and hydrate it in the same time. Wrinkled skin is also possible to treat with apple, in its form of exfoliating mask (scrub), by playing the role of preventing accelerated aging. During the sunny days, applying scrub on your face is a great thing because it has UVB defending particles as well against the sun rays. Dark spots, blemishes and acne are three other common skin problems that can be easily treated with the perfect homemade apple-based scrub. Thanks to its cooling properties, apple is also able to relieve sunburns and acne. This fruit plays the role of toner as well because of its ability to tighten the skin and promote blood circulation in the skin surface.
Cinnamon powder helps to maintain the health of your skin and eliminate pimples in the same time. If you have skin itching and wound issues, you should try a natural approach based on cinnamon. The ultimate acne solution is also considered to be cinnamon powder.
How to prepare the perfect apple cinnamon scrub recipe at home?
The ingredients that you will need, in order to prepare this scrub recipe are:
- 1 cup of coconut oil;
- sprinkle of cinnamon powder;
- 4-5 oz. jelly jars;
- Cinnamon extract;
- 1 medium sized apple
- and 1 ½ cup of sugar.
Once you have all of the ingredients, slice the apple with a proper knife and then puree it with the help of a food processor or blender until it becomes smooth. Place 1-2 drops of cinnamon extract, the sugar, the coconut oil and the apple mixture in a medium sized bowl and mix them well. Sprinkle a little bit of cinnamon powder on the mixture and mix all of these ingredients once again. When you are done, place your apple mixture in the refrigerator and leave it there for 2 weeks.
From this amount of ingredients, you will be able to use the scrub 4 to 5 times. In case that you want your scrub to last for a longer period of time , skip using raw apple and add instead one more cup of sugar and several drops of chamomile essential oil which has a slight apple smell.
How to use your homemade apple cinnamon scrub?
When you are ready to make your skin become smoother, apply this fantastic scrub on your feet, hands and elbows. Once you are done with massaging the scrub into the mentioned body areas, rinse your body well with warm water.