To make a simple face scrub with sugar and honey, combine granulated sugar and honey in a bowl, then massage the scrub onto a clean face. Use brown sugar instead of granulated sugar, and add coconut or olive oil plus a drop of essential oil for an enhanced facial scrub.Continue Reading
Measure 1 tablespoon of organic, fair trade sugar and 1 tablespoon of raw honey. Mix the two ingredients together in a bowl.
Prior to using the scrub, wash your face well. Using your fingers, gently massage the sugar and honey scrub into the skin for about a minute. Leave the scrub on your face while you shower, then rinse it off with warm water.
As an alternative, combine 1/2 cup manuka honey, 1/2 cup brown sugar, 1 tablespoon coconut oil or olive oil, and one drop of an essential oil, such as lavender or jasmine. Mix the ingredients well, then gently massage onto the skin in a circular motion. Rinse with warm water, and gently pat your skin dry with a clean towel. Apply a gentle facial moisturizer after exfoliating with the sugar and honey scrub.