By Erica Metzger
Easy does it. Use just once or twice a week. A bead or sugar scrub works well for most skin types, especially sensitive or dry.
Clear up "backne." Try a clarifying body wash with glycolic or salicylic acid or, if you can tolerate something more invigorating, Hollywood spa owner Ole Henriksen recommends a salt scrub, which has natural antibacterial properties.
Tackle rough spots. Elbows, knees, and heels may need extra attention. Use an exfoliating cream with salicylic acid or lactic acid to soften dead skin, says New York City dermatologist Sapna Westley, MD. Try Amlactin Foot Cream Therapy, $10.