Perfect Prezzies: 3 DIY Sugar Scrubs to Gift this Season
Posted Thursday December 6, 2012 2:47 PM GMT
People love receiving gifts from the heart. Whether it’s a hand-crafted scarf or homemade lip balm, personalized presents are sure-fire ways to impress your closest friends, family, and acquaintances.
This Christmas, we plan on whipping up a slew of sugar scrubs to give our loved ones. A gift that's budget-friendly and beautifying — it's a win-win for everyone!
Below are the ingredients you’ll need to put together three of our favorites: A Luxurious Brown Sugar Scrub, a Revitalizing Peppermint Scrub, a Guilt-Free Chocolate Body Scrub, and a Relaxing Sea Salt Scrub.
Here’s what you need to get to gifting:
Luxurious Brown Sugar Scrub
- 1 Cup brown sugar
- 1/2 Cup mashed avocado
- 1 Cup olive oil
Guilt-Free Chocolate Body Scrub
- 1/2 Cup sugar
- 1/2 Cup brown sugar
- 1/2 Canola oil
- 1/4 Cup cocoa
Relaxing Sea Salt Scrub
- 1/2 Cup sea salt
- 1/2 Cup olive oil
- 5 Drops of lavender essential oil
A Revitalizing Peppermint Scrub
- 1 Cup sugar
- 1/3 Cup olive oil
- 1-2 Drops peppermint essential oil
How to: (applies to each scrub)
- Combine all dry ingredients together first.
- Then, add in the olive oil.
- Massage onto body, and then rinse with warm water.
- Don’t forget to moisturize!
By Jessica Bruno