Record-breaking low temperatures and harsh winter wind can leave your skin feeling dry and irritated. The secret to healthy and supple looking skin is exfoliating with a luxurious body scrub. Buff away dead cells to awaken your skin while hydrating to nix any problem areas. These five body scrubs made with natural ingredients have benefits like toning, soothing, and so much more. Adding this step while you take a shower or bath will leave your skin glowing and make you want to shed all of those heavy layers.
Give your skin a wake-up call with this caffeinated body scrub made with green tea and espresso beans. The combination of coconut oil, shea butter, and cocoa butter nourishes your skin and leaves it soft and moisturized. Brown sugar and Himalayan pink salt exfoliate your skin by buffing away dead cells, while the caffeine constricts blood vessels, creating the appearance of tighter skin. Not only is this scrub vegan and cruelty-free but a portion of the proceeds are donated to animal rescue organizations. What more could you want?
If you’re looking to heal both your body and mind, treat yourself to OY-L’s lavender scrub. The luxurious formula of hemp seed oil, pink Himalayan salt, and other essential oils exfoliates and soothes dry and irritated skin. While the salt removes impurities and buffs away dry patches, the hemp seed oil helps to naturally protect against signs of aging. Magnesium sulfate is a natural mineral used to relax your nervous system and reduce body pain. It even helps to treat colds and congestion—a must for the winter months! Plus, the lavender scent makes your shower feel like a spa.
Birch & Moss Sugar Scrub ($60)
Exfoliate your way to healthier-looking skin with this Scandinavian body scrub. As temperatures drop, Scandinavian birch, Icelandic moss, and black lava salt will be your skin’s saving grace, speeding up cellular turnover while providing heavy-hitting moisture to dry skin. Black lava salt reduces inflammation and detoxifies.
Made from a blend of all natural and unique ingredients, Marianella’s body scrub will help you achieve the softest, most hydrated skin you’ve ever had. Black lava Hawaiian sea salt, activated charcoal, aloe vera, brown sugar, green tea, and other luxe ingredients come together for a total treat. Add this pampering body scrub to your daily ritual by massaging it into wet skin in the shower or bath. Me-time just got even better!
Meant The Wonder Polish ($43)
Meant’s whole thing as that each of their products are multitasking, so you can Marie Kondo your shower to just a handful of products. This two-in-one body scrub is so moisturizing, you’ll be able to skip lotion all together. Plus, it’s like the most delicious wakeup call for your skin, scented of coffee and bright citrus. The Wonder Polish speeds cell turnover and improves the look of cellulite and scarring with every use. The ingredient list sounds good enough to eat: fine-grain sugar crystals, ground coffee, avocado, and argan and monoi oils.
Do you have a fave body scrub?