Brown Sugar Body Exfoliator

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If you’re like me, you don’t want to scrub any chemicals on any part of your body. I mean – who wants to spend money on something that can potentially harm you? I don’t – so that’s when I discovered the art of making scrubs.

Plus, just imagine how much money you’re going to save making body scrubs yourself! No more spending £12.50+ for popular brand name scrubs. No siree, it’s 2012 – the year to save money. Instead put your body scrub savings towards something else – like getting a new top or a nice facial.

You’ll be so soft and supple that you won’t need to put on much moisturizer afterwards. 🙂

Warning: The oils in this body scrub recipe will make your bathtub slippery – so be very careful!

Double Warning: Your husband or whoever shares your bathtub with you MAY get feisty if you use this since it makes the tub a bit “sticky.” LOL

Olive Oil and Brown Sugar Exfoliator

Ingredients:

  • 2 cups brown sugar
  • 1 cup extra virgin olive oil (you may not need all of the 1 cup)
  • 10 drops essential oil (I like lavender, vanilla and lemon)

Get a bowl. Throw in the brown sugar. Slowly stir in the olive oil until the mixture is smooth. Add your essential oil(s) and voila! Place it into a pretty container and you’re set.

Tip: 

Some people don’t like smelling like olive oil, so you can use grapeseed oil, jojoba oil, or sweet almond oil.