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Body Scrubbing Can Make You Look and Feel Younger

Body Scrubbing Can Make You Look and Feel Younger (flickr)

JAKARTA, NETRALNEWS.COM - Facial and body treatments have long been part of the services of clinics, spas, and beauty salons all over the world. Currently, facial scrubs may already be part of our daily beauty ritual, but there are other types of treatments that are not less important, for the body and even the soul, namely body scrubbing.

This type of treatment helps remove dead skin cells and impurities that block the skin from receiving nutrients from serum, lotions and essential oils. Body scrubbing can also accelerate blood circulation, as well as detoxification.

Dermatologist dr. Ruri Pamela, SpKK from Dr. Suyoto Hospital in Bintaro, acknowledges the benefits of body scrubbing in making the skin look smoother and fresher. Body scrubbing also has many benefits for skin health and appearance.

According to Ruri, without doing body scrubbing regularly, the pores of the skin will be easily clogged, making it difficult for moisturizers to enter the deeper layers of skin, and create a rough and unattractive appearance. So to get the skin as healthy and as smooth as possible, the key is body scrubbing.

"Using body scrub regularly will help make the skin look fresher and younger," Dr. Ruri said.

Aware of the many benefits of body scrubbing, a beauty brand completes the series of treatments by launching two series of skin care body Marina UV White which consists of Body Scrub and Hand & Body Lotion. Two of these products come in two variants.

First, the Healthy & Glow variant in a series of blue colors specially formulated with Bio Whitening Complex, an alloy of Vitamin B3 and Vitamin E, and Milk Protein, Pearl Nutrient for clean, smooth, bright and healthy shiny skin.

Second, the Bright & Fresh variant in the pink series containing Bio Whitening Complex, alloy Vitamin B3 and vitamin E, Mulberry, Licorice and Lemon for clean, smooth, bright skin, plus Vitamin C as a source of antioxidants.

According to Dr. Ruri, essentially UV White Body Scrub useful to remove dead skin cells from the body and dirt, make a person feel fresh and clean skin and look healthy, because it continues to be rejuvenated and revitalized.

UV White Body Scrub is also able to eliminate the appearance of dull and not fresh skin. Human skin cells are actually shed daily (about 11,000 -23,000 skin cells per hour) and usually take about 27 to 30 days before new skin cells reach the top layer of skin (stratum corneum).

In addition to making skin cearh, UV White Body Scrub able to moisturize the skin and remove dead skin cells that facilitate moisturizing the skin to absorb into healthy skin.

"Ideally, a good body scrub not only serves as a soft exfoliant but also moisturizes the skin at the same time," she added.

The importance of using body scrub also prevents acne on the skin. When skin cells die and dirt that accumulate lifted from the surface of the skin it helps to prevent the appearance of acne on the skin of the body caused by dirt clogging in the pores.