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How to choose exfoliation ingredients

 



 

Choices of clean exfoliation ingredients and carrier oils abound, so choose the most appropriate option for your particular situation and desired benefits.

 

Exfoliation ingredients 

 

Sugar

 

A gentle alternative to salt, sugar will not disrupt the natural, slightly acidic pH of skin.

 

Salt

 

A purifying and cleansing exfoliant.

 

Coffee Grounds

 

Spent coffee grounds provide a gentle physical exfoliant action and their slightly acidic pH helps preserve the natural pH of skin. Gently activating and energizing.

 

Ground Almonds

 

Provide a creamy, granular texture and add a particularly nourishing benefit to scrubs.

 

Oatmeal

 

Exceptionally calming and soothing addition to scrubs, ground oatmeal is the best choice for people with tender, sensitive skin.

 

Cornmeal

 

A good choice for any skin type, cornmeal provides a gentle -- but not too gentle -- exfoliation.

 

Skin care oils

 

Sweet almond and apricot kernel oils

 

Great, multi-functional oil carriers for any exfoliant. A good choice for dry skin.

 

Grapeseed oil

 

A thinner, more absorbent oil that pairs well with fine grain exfoliants.

 

Rosehip

 

High in unsaturated fatty acids and with a thin, absorbent texture a good choice for gentle facial scrubs.

 

Coconut Oil

 

The thick, salve-like texture of coconut oil is rich in skin protecting saturated stearic acids and lends itself to extended glide time.

 

Aloe Vera Gel

 

A non-oil based alternative, hydrating and soothing. Can't be used with sugar or salt as they well dissolve.

 

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