Winter Respite: Lemongrass and Chamomile Foot Scrub – Metro Shoes

During the winters, your heels tend to crack and your skin tends to get rough and prickly. Not just the winters, if you’ve been up on your feet for extended hours, your feet need some respite. And of course if you’ve been a part of Standard Chartered Marathon, Mumbai, then you definitely need something to relieve your feet. We have the answer in the form of a Lemongrass and Chamomile Foot Scrub. Not only does this foot scrub rejuvenate your feet but also makes them smell decadent. Oh and did we mention you can make it at home?

Here’s what you’ll need:

1 Cup of Granulated Sugar

A half-cup of Coconut Oil

A half-cup of Epsom Salt

A half-cup of baking soda

2 Chamomile tea bags

15 drops of chamomile essential oil

10 drops of lemongrass essential oil

5 drops of lavender essential oil

Blue Soap Colouring (Optional)

Here’s how you’ll do it:

Step 1: Combine the sugar, coconut oil, Epsom salt, baking soda, essential oils, tea bags in a large bowl and mix until they come together.

Step 2 (optional): Add the blue soap colouring.

Step 3: Transfer to your jar (preferably air tight).

That’s it!

Here’s how you’ll use it:

Apply the foot scrub generously to your feet and vigorously rub it into your problem areas like your heels and sides of your toes. Rinse your feet once you’re happy with the scrubbing, post which, you can pat your velvet smooth feet dry. To finish use Dr. Scholl’s Cracked Heel Repair Cream and watch your feet transform.

In this chilly winter, the battle against cracked and rough feet is real. Try this DIY foot scrub and let us know how you’ve won the war against dry and dead skin.

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