Scrubs are so simple to make and great for beginner DIY-ers! I bet you have most, if not all, of the ingredients in your pantry right now. Feel free to use whatever citrus fruit you have, substituting the lime for lemon, grapefruit, orange etc. I have made the move away from commercial gifts (where possible) and will often make a scrub like this, package it in a pretty jar, and gift it to someone I love.
Makes: 170 g | 6 oz Prep time: < 5 min.
125 g | 4.4 oz sugar
30 g | 1.1 oz coconut oil
10 g | 0.4 oz coconut (desiccated)
1 lime – zest only (finely chopped and dehydrated)
10 drops of essential oils
My choice of essential oils…
- Add all ingredients to a bowl and mix until combined.
- Transfer into
I strongly suggest you check out the blog posts under “Recommended Reading.” Here you will get plenty of recipe tips and tricks, and advice on shelf life, cleaning up, essential oil use, etc.