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Apple Pie Spa Treatment Skin Polish

Apples are notorious for their nutritional benefits; they’re 85% water and high in potassium and vitamins A and C. Perhaps even more beneficial is the malic acid, an exfoliating enzyme in apples that is useful for removing dead skin cells and surface dirt.

  • 2 tablespoons brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoons granulated sugar
  • 1 tablespoon fresh apple puree or apple sauce
  • 1/8 teaspoon cinnamon
  • Mix all ingredients, stirring well. In the bath or shower, apply scrub to skin in a circular motion, using a washcloth, bath gloves, or a loofah sponge. Pay special attention to rough spots like elbows, heels, and knees. Rinse well, and follow with a rich body lotion.
Note: If using on the face, omit granulated sugar. Brown sugar, because it dissolves gently, is a more appropriate choice for the delicate skin of the face.

* Courtesy of The Bachelor Gulch Spa at The Ritz-Carlton

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