16 DIY Tips and Tricks for Soft Spring Skin
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16 DIY Tips and Tricks for Soft Spring Skin

With all the recent sunshine and warm spring evenings, we’ve got seaside vacations and pool parties on the brain. And while the suit you choose is important, pampering your skin into soft oblivion will serve you even better. Plus, after the long cold winter, your skin deserves a little attention… or A LOT of attention. Check out these 16 recipes that will have your skin soft and ready for that bikini.

1. Foot Soak: Sandal season means it’s time to check in with your feet. Give them a good soak with peppermint and orange and they’ll be ready to take on the world. (via Hello Natural)

2. Face Scrubs: Whether your skin is dry, oily or even prone to acne, we’ve got a scrub that will let your natural beauty shine. Plus, they’re made of all-natural ingredients. (via Brit + Co)

3. Citrus Salt Scrub: Are you ready to smell like oranges this spring? Try this delicious scrub once and you’ll be BFFs all spring and summer long. (via Offbeat and Inspired)

4. Coconut Oil Shaving Cream: Shaving our legs is one definite warm-weather downer. But this DIY shaving cream promises to make the process easier and more enjoyable. (via Hello Natural)

5. Morning Face Mask: You probably already have all the ingredients in your kitchen to make this face mask. So start mixing and get your skin glowing. (via Brit + Co)

6. Stretch Mark Oil: Pregnant mommas opting out of a bikini this spring? Give yourself new options with this organic anti-stretch-mark oil. (via Hello Natural)

7. DIY Cuticle Balm: If your green thumb is getting in the way of your manicures, try out this healing balm that can give you the best of both worlds. (via Evermine)

8. Chocolate Banana Coffee Scrub: Put away those chemical bronzers. This natural body scrub will not only help your skin stay soft, it will also give you that coveted sun-kissed glow. Boom. (via Brit + Co)

9. Honey Sugar Lip Scrub: It’s easy to forget about protecting your lips from the sun. If you’re having trouble keeping your pucker soft, use this scrub to heal and make it kissable again. (via Hello Natural)

10. DIY Sunscreen: Yes, you can make your own sunscreen. This might just be the perfect gift for all your your pregnant friends. (via Hello Natural)

11. Moisturizing Spray: Whip up this concoction before you head out on your vacation adventures and you won’t have to worry about moisturizing your skin or your hair. (via Free People)

12. Honey Avocado Face Mask: Avocado protects your skin and decreases inflammation. Honey moisturizes and fights acne. Together they make an unbeatable team. (via Brit + Co)

13. Underarm Lightening Treatment: Worrying about your poolside pits already? Start using this combination of lemon juice, baking soda and hydrogen peroxide now for underarms you’ll be proud of. (via Hello Natural)

14. Sugar Lip Scrubs: Are your lips ready for some spring date nights? If not, gather your friends for a lip-scrub-making party and you’ll all be kissable well into summertime. (via Brit + Co)

15. After Sun Lotion: We’ve all been there. Your face and shoulders are super tender from all those rays you soaked up. Lather up with this soothing lotion for fast relief and healing. (via Cocorrina)

16. Pumpkin Honey Scrub: Grab the glow with this organic scrub that will help replenish your skin’s natural vitamins. (via Brit + Co)

Do you have any secret recipes that save your skin? Share them with us below!