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DIY: Mayonnaise And Oatmeal Foot Scrub

By Rima Chowdhury

Smelly, dry or cracked feet may be among the common problems each one of us suffers from. Due to excessive walking, harsh conditions, going barefoot and other factors may leave you with troubled feet.

May be this is the right time to pamper your feet, as here we have brought to you an excellent recipe to pamper your feet.

Yes, we are talking about a foot scrub and the one that you could prepare at hoem easily. This homemade mayonnaise and oatmeal foot scrub is all that you need to pamper your troubled feet. Check out the recipe below.

Ingredients Needed

- 2 spoons of mayonnaise

- 3 spoons of oatmeal

- 1 spoon of honey

- 2 spoons of sugar

- 2 spoons of gram flour


- Take two spoons of mayonnaise in a bowl.

- Now, add three spoons of oatmeal to it.

- Then, mix two spoons of sugar to the mixture.

- Add one spoon of honey for the smoothening affect.

- Add two spoons of gram flour to it.

- Mix all the ingredients together and make sure no lumps are formed.

- You can add some more sugar if you feel the mixture is not that grainy.

- Massage your foot with this and wash off with lukewarm water.

This mayonnaise and oatmeal foot scrub will help to get rid of the dead skin from the foot. It helps to keep your skin moisturised, thus leaving you with soft and crack-free feet.

Check out some of the benefits of each ingredient that goes into the making of this mayonnaise and oatmeal foot scrub.

Benefits Of Mayonnaise

- Mayonnaise contains a high amount of Vitamin K which helps to keep the skin tissues healthy and strong.

- Due to Vitamin E present in the mayonnaise, it helps to keep your skin smooth and soft.

- Using mayonnaise on the skin can help to keep your skin hydrated and supple for a long period of time.

- It contains essential proteins that help shrink the size of pores.

Benefits Of Oats

- Oats can help to tackle with extra oil on the skin.

- Exfoliating with oats can help to remove dead skin cells easily.

- Due to anti-inflammatory properties found in oatmeal, it helps to heal dry and damaged skin.

- It works as a natural exfoliator that deals with debris and dust accumulated on the skin.

- It proves to be an excellent skin-lightening agent.

Benefits Of Gram Flour

- The gram flour helps to give you glowing and moist skin.

- Due to essential proteins present in gram flour, it helps to protect your skin from sun damage.

- It helps to remove excess dead skin cells from the feet.

- It is one among the important agents that helps to heel cracked heels.

Benefits Of Honey

- Due to anti-inflammatory properties found in honey, it can give you skin that is infection free.

- It prevents occurrence of awful odour from the feet.

- Honey is an excellent agent that helps retain the pH level of the skin.

- It helps to reduce inflammation and itching on the skin if any.

- Regular application of honey on the skin can help relieve dryness.

Benefits Of Sugar

- Sugar is an excellent product that helps to remove the dead skin cells.

- It helps to treat dry and flaky skin.

- Due to essential fats and proteins found in sugar, it helps to heal cracked heels easily

- It proves to be beneficial in keeping your skin moist all the time.

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