This sugar scrub is the perfect thing to add to your bed time routine or to gift to a friend.
There’s just one thing I love more than creating my own beauty products. And that’s the beach – hah!
But when I can’t get to the beach, a simple sugar scrub that has coconut oil, lime and vanilla will have to do. These tropical notes are subtle, which is perfect for winding down at the end of the day.
WHAT YOU NEED TO MAKE STRESS AWAY SUGAR SCRUB
Granulated white sugar
Stress Away essential oil blend
Coconut oil, melted
Glass, air-tight storage container
HOW TO MAKE STRESS AWAY SUGAR SCRUB
In a small saucepan, melt coconut oil
Combine sugar and carrier oil of your choice. Stir until almost combined.
Add Stress Away essential oil blend and combine.
Pack lightly into air-tight containers. Avoid contact with water. Enjoy within 6 months.
WHY MAKE YOUR OWN BEAUTY PRODUCTS?
There are a slew of reasons you would want to begin creating your own beauty products – gaining control of what products your family uses, cutting out a grocery store and choosing higher quality products being chief among them.
Whatever route you take to creating your own beauty products, just know that you are creating something beautiful for you and your family. And taking ownership of what we put on, and in, our bodies is never something to be ashamed of.
What you need to create your own sugar scrub
Would you like to create other beauty products? Check out this recipe for DIY bath bombs! Are you wondering if essential oils are for you, check out this post.
Paradise Valley Sugar Scrub
Bring the tropics to your shower! A sweet blend of lime, vanilla and coconut, this sugar scrub is sure to brighten your mood.
- 2 c granulated white sugar
- 1/2 c melted coconut oil
- 10 drops Stress Away, Young Living essential oil blend
In a small sauce pan, melt ½ cup coconut oil.
In a glass dish, measure out 2 cups granulated white sugar. When coonut oil is completely melted, combine sugar and oil.
When half combined, add 20 drops of Stress Away essential oil blend.
Combine until sugar scrub crumbles when rubbed between fingers.
Store in an air-tight, glass container for up to 6 months. Avoid contact with water.
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