Sea salt is gaining popularity not only on the dining table but also in the skincare closet. Here are different ways in which sea salt can be used in skincare:
Draw Out Toxins
Massage a paste of fine-grained sea salt and water onto your skin. Let it rest for 2 to 3 minutes and bathe as usual. The salt rub will wash away all the toxins.
Relaxing Bath Soak
Add 1/8 cup powdered oatmeal to 1 ½-cup salt and ¼-cup milk powder. Add this to a warm bath along with few drops of lavender oil and soak in for reliving your stress and tiredness.
Soften Tough Skin
Use sea salt mixed with oil and water to scrub off dead skinfrom problem areas like the knees and elbows.
Make your own body scrub with sea salt. Mix together sea salt and almond oil. Add few drops of your favorite essential oil and gently scrub your entire body in a circular motion. Keep the paste for a few minutes and wash off with warm water for a super soft skin.
Gently massage a mixture of fine sea salt and lavender oil on your face to avoid acne and pimples. Wash off with warm water and apply a light moisturizer when done.
Revive Tired Feet
In warm water bucket put a handful of sea salt, few drops of essential oils, soak your tired feet for few minutes, and bid adieu to tired feet.
Soothe the symptom of eczema by rubbing the problem area with a mixture of sea salt, bay leaves, almond oil and lavender oil. Wash off with warm water post the scrub.
Sleep Like A Baby
Massage your body with a mixture of sea salt and oil and wash off with warm water. Doing this right before you retire to bed improves the quality of your sleep.
Great Foot Scrub
Get rid of all the dead skins on your heels by rubbing them with a mixture of sea salt and oil. Soak your feet in warm water. Gently rub the salt mixture on the heels and the entire feet until all the granules dissolve. Re-soak your legs for a few more minutes before washing off with clean warm water.
Flaunt a flawless back with the help of a moisturizing scrub made with sea salt. Massage your back with almond/olive oil. Take a mixture of sea salt with essential oils and gently rub the entire back in a circular motion until all the salt dissolves. Wash off with warm water to reveal super soft back.
Gentle Hand Scrub
Get soft hands with the help of sea salts. Make a mixture of sea salt with almond oil, lemon and few drops of essential oil. Moisten your hands and massage the scrub gently all over the hands to remove all dead skins and tan from your hands. Wash off with warm water and apply a light moisturizer.
Sea Salt Toner
For those suffering from acne try this sea salt toner. Simply mix one-tablespoon sea salt in filtered water in a spray jar. Shake the bottle until the salt dissolves. Wipe your face with this solution everyday and say good-bye to acnes.
Make a paste with sea salt, tea tree oil and liquid glycerin. Cover your zit with the paste until it dries and wash off.
Sea Salt Mask
Mix together olive oil, egg, flour and sea salt, microwave for 1 minute. When the paste cools down to room temperature use it as a mask to detoxify and tighten your skin. Try the above-mentioned tricks to get a glowing skin with sea salts.