When it comes to your face, there is not a shadow of doubt that you’ve got your skincare routine down pat! We are sure if we were to come over, we’d find a shelf lined with your trusty cleanser, moisturiser and scrub! Are we right or are right?! *winks*

But did you know that it is equally important to pay attention to your hands? Apart from applying some hand cream at least a few times a day, you must also exfoliate your hands twice a week. Exfoliation helps remove dead skin cells and keeps your hands soft and moisturised.

Here’s a simple DIY hand scrub that you can concoct in just a few minutes using ingredients that you would easily find in your kitchen. Read on for a super simple hand scrub recipe that you’re definitely going to love...


You will need:

You will need:

1 tablespoon coconut oil

2 tablespoons raw honey

1/4 cup sea salt

1/4 cup organic sugar

1 tablespoon lemon juice


How to use:

How to use:

Step 01: In a medium-sized bowl, take some honey and coconut oil and stir well.

Step 02: In another bowl, mix together salt, sugar and lemon juice until it forms a crumbly mixture.

Step 03: Pour the salt mixture over the honey mixture and stir until smooth.

Step 04: Take a marble-sized amount of the scrub and gently rub it into your hands for one to two minutes. Don’t forget to exfoliate between your fingers too.

Step 05: Rinse with warm water and pat dry.

Step 06: Repeat this process twice a week for best results.

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