Sandalwood and rosewater also work wonders (Photo: Courtesy)

This is a powerful combination that really gets the job done. You can easily find these two ingredients in supermarkets and online stores but, make sure that you're buying sandalwood in the form of a fine powder and pure rose water, not the ones that have extra chemicals in them.

You will mix the two ingredients into a paste and apply it directly to your clean hands. You will then let it dry then rinse out as you gently massage it in.


Brown sugar is excellent for homemade scrubs compared to white sugar because it has most of the nutrients and natural acids intact. Its fine texture is also gentler on the skin which makes it perfect for this scrub.

Honey will also add some exfoliating properties to this scrub so mix them together and gently scrub your knuckles once or twice a week.

You can also add a little lemon juice to enhance its effectiveness.


Potatoes are very rich in vitamin C and other lightning properties. These are key ingredients that are needed for natural skin brightening.

Prepare this mask by extracting the juice, which can be done by a juicer or blending and straining. The next step is to apply to clean skin then let it sit for about 20 minutes before rinsing.

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