The benefits of the warmer months are painfully obvious in September as we say goodbye to beaches, bathing suits, and naturally glowing skin. And as we inch closer to fall and winter, we start to remember all the cons of cold weather, like dry skin. But the good news is, stopping thirsty skin in its tracks is as simple as adding a body scrub and rich cream to your routine.
Textured exfoliators packed with nourishing ingredients will buff away dead skin cells and leave your body feeling silky and hydrated. An added bonus? You don’t have to spend a ton of money to get a good scrub.
We did some digging, slathering, and scrubbing to reveal some of the best body formulas that can be found right at your local drugstore and they're all under $10. Click ahead for budget-friendly body scrubs that will benefit your skin and save you some cash.
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Some body scrubs can be harsh, but this one is gentle and hypoallergenic, so it won't irritate even the most sensitive skin.
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Brown sugar and karite butter makes this oldie (but goodie) drugstore favorite a sweet recipe for hydration.
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If your skin is really dry, then you should shower with this Shea Moisture Scrub. It has coconut oil which will soothe and hydrate your skin, while also keeping it super soft.
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Body acne may be hidden from sight under your winter sweaters, but that doesn't make it any less annoying. This scrub has a high dose of salicylic acid, the same bacteria-busting ingredient you use on your facial breakouts, to help get rid of hard-to-reach pimples on your chest, back, and butt.