Himalayan Salts Bergamot, Petitgrain & Chamomile Essential Oils with Shea Butter : Himalayan Salts, Essential Oils, Shea Butter, Vitamin E and Jojoba Oil
A Himalayan salt scrub with bergamot, petitgrain, and chamomile essential oils, along with shea butter, can make for a delightful and soothing skincare product. Here’s a recipe for a DIY scrub:
Himalayan Salt Scrub with Bergamot, Petitgrain, Chamomile, and Shea Butter:
- 1 cup Himalayan salt
- 1/4 cup shea butter
- 10-15 drops of bergamot essential oil
- 10-15 drops of petitgrain essential oil
- 5-10 drops of chamomile essential oil
- In a mixing bowl, combine the Himalayan salt and shea butter. You may need to slightly melt the shea butter for easier mixing, but avoid overheating it.
- Add the drops of bergamot, petitgrain, and chamomile essential oils to the mixture. Adjust the number of drops according to your preference for fragrance.
- Stir the ingredients until they are well combined and have a uniform texture.
- Transfer the mixture into a clean, airtight container for storage.
To use, follow these steps:
- Wet your skin with warm water to prepare it for exfoliation.
- Take a small amount of the scrub and gently massage it onto your damp skin in circular motions. Pay extra attention to rough or dry areas, like elbows, knees, and heels.
- Rinse off with warm water.
This luxurious scrub will help exfoliate dead skin cells, leaving your skin feeling refreshed and smooth. The combination of bergamot, petitgrain, and chamomile essential oils can provide a delightful fragrance and offer potential benefits for relaxation and skin health:
- Bergamot Essential Oil: Bergamot has a sweet, citrusy scent and is known for its mood-lifting properties. It can also help balance the skin and may have antiseptic and antibacterial properties.
- Petitgrain Essential Oil: Petitgrain has a fresh, woody, and slightly floral aroma. It is often used to promote relaxation and relieve stress. In skincare, it can help balance oily skin and reduce acne.
- Chamomile Essential Oil: Chamomile has a sweet, apple-like fragrance and is well-known for its calming and soothing properties. It can help reduce skin irritation and redness.
As with any new skincare product, it’s a good practice to perform a patch test to ensure that you do not have any adverse reactions to the ingredients. Enjoy your pampering skincare experience with this homemade scrub!