Using Vitamin E in skin care is thought to have multiple benefits to your skin. Vitamin E is chuck-full of antioxidants that are extremely beneficial to your skin. It fights off free radicals, which cause aging signs. Some examples of free radicals are smoke, pollutants and excess sun .Vitamin E can also help prevent wrinkles and reduce age spots.
One extra benefit of adding vitamin E to sugar scrubs is that it will help prolong the life of your scrub. It's not a preservative, so it won't make them last as long as a store-bought scrub with preservative, but it will help it last longer than using the oils alone.