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Your grooming routine should consist of skincare, haircare, oral care and bodycare. Most people always do the first three, yet forget about the latter. The skin on the body is exposed to the sun’s harmful UV rays, especially in summer, as well as a range of other aggressors. A body exfoliator is a vital step in any bodycare routine, and here’s why.
Exfoliating the body smoothes the skin, removes dead skin cells, prevents breakouts and visibly decreases the appearance of pigmentation and pores. Not only that, it also helps your skin to better absorb moisturiser applied afterwards. If you like to self-tan, your tan will also apply more evenly, as well as prevent patchiness when fading.
The Anthony Blue Sea Kelp Body Scrub is an innovative body exfoliator which eliminates rough, flaky patches. Polishing the body whilst nourishing skin, it soothes, tones and protects. Formulated using sea kelp extract, aloe vera gel and nutmeg extract, it removes both dead skin cells and impurities for smooth, healthy skin from head to toe.
The Organic Surge Tropical Bergamot Skin Perfecting Body Scrub is a gentle, refreshing and refining exfoliator. Designed to cleanse and soften the skin whilst removing dulling dead skin cells, it’s suitable for all skin types. Formulated with sweet orange and bergamot essential oils, sunflower seed oil and natural pumice, it polishes and moisturises skin whilst providing a subtle, uplifting fragrance.
The Ole Henriksen Rub ‘N’ Buff Salt Scrub contains natural exfoliant sea salt, for a therapeutic spa experience at home. Created to cleanse the skin by removing dirt and impurities, skin becomes brighter and healthier-looking through continued use. Formulated with soothing lavender and lemongrass, it relieves muscular tension for ultimate relaxation.
The Jack Black Turbo Body Bar on a Rope is a powerful exfoliant for removing excess oil, dirt and impurities. Containing natural lava rock, Murumumu, shea butters, blue lotus and ginkgo biloba, this deeply cleansing scrubbing bar leaves skin nourished and hydrated. The body will feel refreshed and rejuvenated with smoother skin after use. Following with a body moisturiser will allow the effects to last for even longer.
The Bean Body Coffee Bean Scrub is a hydrating, exfoliating treatment with powerful skin renewing properties. Made with organic cold pressed coconut oil, Robusta coffee beans, organic cacao, vitamin E, Himalayan pink rock salt and demerara sugar, skin becomes softened, repaired and restored. Stimulating blood flow, it minimises appearance of cellulite and stretch marks whilst providing antioxidant protection and eliminating black heads and breakouts.
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