Dr Oz: Super Body Scrub Recipe
Fix your most annoying complaints with ingredients you already have in your kitchen. For this segment, Dr Oz spoke to 2 audience members who wanted to learn how to lighten up stretch marks and how to soften dry, cracked skin. Check out Dr Oz’s recipes below and help get rid of those irritating issues.
The first audience member wanted to fix her stretch marks. She has had them for 25 years following her first pregnancy. Over the years, she tried lightening creams and cocoa butter but nothing has worked.
Dr Oz: Stretch Mark Scrub Recipe
Place the ingredients into a bowl. Thoroughly mix the ingredients. Saturate a body brush with the mixture and brush it onto the troubled area. Dr Oz used the brush and scrubbed the mixture onto her belly. (What a brave, brave soul she was to bare her midsection on national television.)
Audience member 2 had rough, dry, cracked elbows. She stated that her elbows have looked like that off and on for 5 years. It gets better and then it gets worse again.
Dr Oz: Elephant Elbow Scrub Recipe
½ tsp wheat germ
2 Tbsp oats
1 tsp coconut oil
¼ C cream
Mix the ingredients and pour into cellophane wrap. Place the elbow onto cellophane and wrap your elbow. Massage the scrub into your elbow. Leave on for 15-20 minutes to break through crusty barrier. (With a name like Elephant Elbow Scrub, it better work!)