10 Best Homemade Face Scrubs for Dry Skin to Get Gorgeous Look

Looking for the best homemade face scrubs for dry skin”? Yes! You are at the right place. Even though many face scrubs are available in the market, the homemade face scrubs are more effective and without any side effects. Here I give you the 10 best homemade face scrubs for dry skin.

Don’t worry about how to get rid of dry skin. Home remedies for dry skin are more effective and also prevents dry skin for a longer time.

Before you start your DIY face scrubs, just know about the need for scrubbing your face. You have to do scrubbing to make your face gorgeous.

DIY Homemade Face Scrubs for Dry Skin

How to do Face Scrub?

If you are not following the correct methods of scrubbing, facial scrubs are not effective. So follow the below directions religiously.

  • Starts from your Cheek, gently move your palms in the upward direction.
  • Then move upwards in a circular motion.

Note: Don’t move towards the downward direction.

Usually, warm water opens up your facial pores and cold water closes the pores.

So it is highly recommended to wash your face with warm water before you do scrubbing and wash your face with Cold water after scrubbing. Thus, your skin deeply absorbs the ingredients and gives effective results.

Homemade Face Scrubs for Dry Skin

Now, let’s see how to prepare homemade face scrubs for dry skin. You can get rid of dry face by using the below home remedies.

1. Homemade Walnut Face Scrub 

Walnut face scrub is the best face scrub for dry skin. Walnut acts as a natural moisturizer for your skin. It nourishes your skin and enhances the growth of radiant cells. Many skin care products use walnuts as a major ingredient.

Walnuts are densely packed with omega 3 fatty acids. These fatty acids help to smooth wrinkles. Most of the dry skin treatment includes walnut and Aloe Vera.

Ingredients

  • 1 handful of walnuts
  • 1 Lemon
  • Honey

Directions

  • Take 1 handful of walnuts in a small bowl.
  • Grind the Walnuts as a fine powder.
  • Add 5 teaspoons of lemon juice in it and mix it well.
  • Then finally add 1½ teaspoon honey to the mixture and stir it well.
  • Apply this mixture on your face and scrub it for 15 minutes.
  • Then wash your face with cold water.
  • Use it for twice per week to get smooth and moisture skin.

2. Walnut and Apple Face Scrub

Apple is one of the best skin-friendly fruits. The Vitamin C presents in the apple help in the restoration of the collagen component of your skin. Collagen is responsible for the skin elasticity. It makes your skin soft and flexible. Further, you will be free from wrinkles.

You can not skip apple in the list of home remedies for dry skin. The combination of both Walnut and Apple gives you the unbelievable results in treating the dry skin.

Ingredients

  • 1 handful of walnuts
  • Saffron Powder
  • 1 Apple

Directions

  • Take a bowl and add ½ teaspoon of saffron powder in it.
  • Take an Apple and smash it well.
  • Then add the smashed apple into the bowl.
  • Add 1 tablespoon of mashed walnuts into this mixture.
  • Then add 1 tablespoon of honey or cold water with that and mix it well.
  • Apply this paste on your face.
  • Gently Scrub your face for 10-15 minutes.
  • After that wash your face with cold water.
  • Washing your face with cold water is good for dry skin.

3. Apricot Face Scrub

DIY Homemade Face Scrubs for Dry Skin

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Apricot is one of the best face scrubbers for dry skin. Apricot has numerous benefits on your skin. It heals the damaged skin tissues, maintains elasticity, helpful in removing blemishes, and improves your skin tone.

The antioxidants presents in the Apricot protects your skin from free radicals. So that premature aging is prevented and it gives you young look.

Ingredients

  • 4 Apricots or 1 orange peel
  • 10-12 Almonds
  • 1 Lemon

Directions

  • Take 10-12 numbers of almonds and grind it. (No need to grind it to a fine powder)
  • Add 3-4 apricots and 5 teaspoons of lemon juice.
  • Smash it well.
  • Apply this mixture on your face and scrub it for 10-20 minutes.
  • Now wash your face with fresh water.
  • Repeat this process three times per week.

Note: You can replace apricots with the fresh orange peel to make an alternate face scrub.

4. Aloe Vera Face Scrub

Aloe Vera is one of the best skin care ingredients and the best exfoliating scrub for dry skin. Almost all of the skincare brands use Aloe Vera as their primary ingredient in their products.

It acts as a natural moisturizer and to helps to get rid of an dry face. It has antibacterial, anti-inflammatory and antiseptic properties. It accelerates the healing process of damaged skin.

Ingredients

  • 1 Aloe Vera Leaf
  • Neem powder
  • Turmeric powder
  • Lemon

Directions

  • Take the Aloe Vera leaf and smash it to get its juice.
  • Add 1 teaspoon of turmeric powder in it.
  • And add 1 tablespoon of Neem powder.
  • Finally, add some lemon juice and stir it well
  • Apply this scrub on your face for 15- 20 minutes and allow your face to dry.
  • Then wash your face with cold water.
  • Repeat this process twice per week.

5. Papaya, Aloe Vera, and Turmeric

Papaya is another priceless skin care ingredient for dry skin. It is a natural exfoliator and one of the best dry face remedies. The beauty of papaya is, it is applicable for all type of skins.

DIY Homemade Face Scrubs for Dry Skin

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It is helpful in removing pimples and blemishes, increasing skin tone, and removes the clogged pores on your skin. The alpha-hydroxy acids presents in the papaya helps to repair damaged tissues and regenerate skin.

Turmeric is an excellent healing agent. This accelerates the healing process of damaged skin tissues. Turmeric is known for its smoothing and anti-aging properties.

The combination of these 3 ingredients will do a magic on your dry face.

Ingredients

  • 1 Papaya
  • 1 Aloe Vera leaf
  • Turmeric powder

Directions

  • Take 3 slices of papaya.
  • Then cut the Aloe Vera leaf and smash it to get its juice.
  • Add papaya slices and Aloe Vera gel into a bowl.
  • Add 1 teaspoon of turmeric powder and smash it well.
  • Apply this paste on your face and scrub your face from downwards to the upward direction.
  • After that wash your face with cold water.
  • Repeat this process 2 times per week.

6. Papaya Face Scrub for Dry Skin

As I said earlier, papaya has numerous benefits over your skin. Milk is a natural exfoliator. It nourishes and moisturizes your dry skin.

Curd also has the same benefits of Milk. Curd has antifungal properties which protect your skin from further tissue damage.

Ingredients

  • 1 Papaya
  • 1 cup of Milk
  • Curd

Directions

  • Take 3-4 slices of papaya without skin.
  • And add some Milk or curd into papaya and grind it well.
  • Apply this mixture on your face and scrub it for 15 minutes.
  • Allow your face to dry.
  • Then wash your face with cold water.
  • You can feel smooth and moisture skin after this scrubbing process.

7. Walnuts, Yogurt, and Olive Oil

You can use olive oil as a homemade face scrub for your dry skin. Olive oil moisturizes your skin and improves its health. It also has the anti-aging properties.

Olive oil is rich in three antioxidants such as Polyphenols, Vitamin E, and Phytosterols. These antioxidants prevent the premature aging. Moreover, olive oil removes the clogged pores on your skin. So that your skin absorbs sufficient nutrients.

Ingredients

  • A handful of Walnuts
  • Yogurt
  • Olive oil

Directions

  • Take a handful of walnuts and grind it well.
  • Add some yogurt and olive oil into the smashed walnuts
  • Mix all the ingredients and make it into a fine paste.
  • Apply this paste on your face and scrub it gently.
  • And wash your face with cold water.
  • You can feel your smoothness on your skin.

8. Turmeric, Aloe Vera, and Curd

These 3 ingredients are helpful in moisturizing your skin, healing damaged skin tissues, repair the damaged tissues and protects it from further damages.

Ingredients

  • Turmeric
  • Aloe Vera
  • Curd

Directions

  • Take some Aloe Vera leaves and squeeze its juice.
  • Add 2 teaspoons of turmeric powder and 1 teaspoon curd in it.
  • Smash the mixture well and make it into a fine paste.
  • Apply this paste on your face and gently scrub your face for 10 minutes.
  • Then wash your face with cold water.

9. Sandal Wood With Rose Water

Sandalwood nourishes your skin and makes it smooth. Sandalwood is known for its skin glowing property. It also has astringent, antiseptic, and anti-inflammatory properties. So it clear your clogged pores, heal the damages tissues and strengthen your skin cells.

It acts as a natural cleansing agent and removes the grime from your skin. Not only for dry skin but also for dry skin, sandal wood scrubbing gives you good results.

Sandalwood has some drying effect on your skin. In order to overcome that use rose water. Rose water softens your skin and makes it glow. It strengthens your skin cells and makes it free from further damages.

Ingredients

  • Sandalwood powder
  • Rose water
  • Papaya

Directions

  • Take 2 slices of papaya without skin and smash it.
  • Add 1 ½ teaspoons of Sandalwood powder and 2 teaspoons of rose water in it.
  • Mix all these three ingredients and make a paste.
  • Apply this paste on your face and scrub it for 10 minutes.
  • Wash your face with cold water.

10. Saffron and Sandal Wood Face Scrub

Saffron is one of the best beauty ingredients of the royal families. It is noted for its skin lightening property. It is the best scrubber and exfoliator for your face.

Apart from that, it gives brightness to your skin, fights effectively against the acne, improves the cell formation and repairs the damages skin cells.

Ingredients

  • Saffron powder
  • Sandalwood powder
  • Milk

Directions

  • Take 2 tablespoons of sandalwood powder.
  • Add a ½ spoon of saffron powder and 2 teaspoons of milk in it.
  • Mix the ingredients and make it as a paste.
  • Apply this paste on your face.
  • Gently scrub your face for 10 minutes.
  • Wash your face with cold water.
  • Repeat this process 3 times per week.

Hope these 10 DIY homemade face scrubs for dry skin makes your face free from dryness. Follow these scrubs regularly to get better results.

Okay! Now you are free from dry skin. If you have any pimples or Acne, get rid of acne with these simple home remedies. If you have any queries, feel free to ask me via comments. If you like this post, Share it with your friends.

About the author

Divya Nagendran

Divya is one of leading cosmetic dermatologists. Has over Five years experience in the beauty industry.
She is covering Beauty Therapy, Body Treatments, Relationships, and Dermatology for askmyhealth.

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