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Recommend me a budget friendly salt scrub

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KatyS36 Tue 07-Feb-17 17:02:05

Hello,

Please can you recommend me a budget friend salt scrub.
I love those by espa but at £37 they are a long way over current budget.

Thanks Katy

doggle Tue 07-Feb-17 17:04:46

why don't you make your own? there are tons of recipes online.

Kirriemuir Tue 07-Feb-17 17:21:28

Get yourself a pair of soap and glory scrub mits. Just used with your usual body wash.

KatyS36 Tue 07-Feb-17 17:26:47

I tried making my own, but the salt I used turned out to be too scratchy and I was left with scratch marks on my arms hmm
Looking for people's more budget friendly favourites.
Thanks Katy

Notreallyhappy Tue 07-Feb-17 17:31:21

Exfoliating gloves from Asda 75g and usual shower gel then nice moisturiser. X

Needastrongone Tue 07-Feb-17 17:55:59

The Sanctuary do a good one.

AllTheWittyNamesAreGone Tue 07-Feb-17 17:57:06

I like lush rub rub rub

chanie44 Tue 07-Feb-17 18:25:43

My mum uses The Sanctuary one. It's about £13.

DancingHouse Tue 07-Feb-17 18:55:01

Use sugar instead of salt. Brown Demerara with coconut oil and vanilla essence is a nice one. Or half sugar half coffee grounds with oil.

DancingHouse Tue 07-Feb-17 18:55:48

Doh, just seen you specified salt scrub. Ah well sugar scrubs are nice too!

LoupGarou Tue 07-Feb-17 19:22:24

I just mix table salt up with my shower gel in a ramekin, as a pp said demerara sugar is a gentler alternative and works equally well mixed with shower gel, I am tight though and the only one I've bought and loved was a Body Shop amber one.

70isaLimitNotaTarget Tue 07-Feb-17 19:38:35

I love the BodyShop Pink Grapefruit scrub.
Doesn't leave my skin 'coated' like oils can and it smells amazing

I did try exfoliating gloves but they left my skin itchy and jumpy, hypersensitive. Not for me.

KatyS36 Tue 07-Feb-17 20:42:52

Oh, liking demerara sugar with shower gel - have all ingredients already in house.
Thank you
Katy

Lululooselips Wed 08-Feb-17 03:34:15

Superdrug vitamin e oil and sugar scrub is really good and it's only a few pounds.

dementedma Wed 08-Feb-17 03:36:28

I use sugar with coconut oil. Cheers and effective.
Or a Lush Buffy bar which is fab.

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