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Work With Me Wednesday: Making Fine Grain Body Scrubs

Welcome to Work With Me Wednesday. I love it when you tag along with me in the lab. Today, I'm formulating fine grain body scrubs. When I formulate body scrubs, I like to get the grains as fine as possible. This helps you exfoliate safely so you don't damage your skin or increase redness. Watch the short video (4:43) below and I'll show you my technique.      Thank you for tagging along to Work With Me Wednesday. Be sure to 'like' and share this video. If this was forwarded to you by a friend, sign up for our newsletter to receive these videos and more direct to your inbox. See you next week.

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Sugar: A Sweet Treat for Dry Skin

  Sugar may not be the best thing for your stomach, but it’s sweet treat for dry skin. Thanks to Cleopatra, we are gifted with the revered sugar scrubs. With a little extra pampering, you can fend off dry, flaky skin before it makes a home on your body. Body scrubs are great for exfoliation. Body scrubs gently remove the outer layer of your skin. Thus, eliminating dead skin cells, dirt and oil. This facilitates in unclogging your pores and exposing healthier looking skin. Body scrubs are blended with sugars, moisturizing oils, sea salts, and essential oils. Sugar naturally contains the alpha hydroxy acid, glycolic acid, which exfoliates skin and boosts hydration. It's also a humectant, which retains moisture. Oils...

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Pro Tip: Dry Hands Solution

Are your hands overly dry like mine from all of the washing and hand sanitizers? Here's an easy dry hands solution for you. Body scrub. Yep! Body scrub exfoliates the dead, dry skin cells that are making your hands look downright ashy. Infused with moisturizing Mongongo Seed oil, your hands will be smooth and moisturized in no time.

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