Oranges are rich in vitamin C and can be a great addition to your skincare routine. Vitamin C can help even out your skin’s texture and tone by naturally boosting the production of collagen.
When the elasticity of your skin is restored, it appears firmer and helps to minimize the appearance of wrinkles.
Coconut oil helps to moisturize and reduce inflammation. It also has antibacterial and antiviral properties.
Sugar helps to exfoliate your skin and cleanse your pores helping to give a more vibrant appearance.
Honey is a natural humectant, which means that it keeps skin moist without being oily.
All of these ingredients are included in this Orange Creamsicle Sugar Lip Scrub. Give this recipe a try.
- ¼ Cup White sugar
- ½ of an orange, juiced
- ½ Tbsp. Honey
- ½ Tbsp. Coconut oil
- 3 Drops of vanilla extract
- 5 Drops of Sweet almond oil
- 2 drops of Vitamin E (optional)
Combine all ingredients in a bowl and mix well.
As you begin to add the mixture into your jar, add one spoonful of your mixture, then grate your orange over this layer. Repeat this process until your container is full.
Seal and refrigerate for up to a month.
Use to exfoliate your lips once or twice each day.