There’s nothing I like more than making a sugar scrub. It’s a wonderful treat for yourself, and makes a fabulous gift, too! My Whipped Coconut Oil Lavender Sugar Scrub is especially good for hot summer evenings when you’re trying to cool off and relax. Hop into a cool shower and slather this all over – it’s a mild sugar scrub that will slough off dead skin, while the lavender scent relaxes you.
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Now, if you got a little too much sun, this scrub will feel really wonderful on your skin – to coconut oil will help treat the sunburn. You could add a couple drops of Tea Tree Essential Oil, which is great for your skin as well.
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Whipped Coconut Oil Lavender Sugar Scrub
- 1 cup Organic Extra Virgin Coconut Oil
- 2 cups white sugar
- 1/4 cup lavender body wash, such as Dr. Teal’s Ultra Moisturizing Lavender Body Wash
- 2 tablespoons Dried Lavender
- 5 drops Tea Tree Essential Oil (optional)
- 4oz jar (canning jars work wonderfully)
- Using a whisk, beat the coconut oil until creamy.
- Add the sugar and body wash and whisk the mixture until combined.
- The texture should be thick and fluffy. Stir in the dried lavender.
TIP: You may want to adjust the amount of sugar adding more or less to suit your taste – for a more coarse scrub, add more sugar.
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