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If you enjoy taking a bath or a shower in the evening, this Lavender Sugar Scrub is for you.
The smell of lavender will help you relax. Lavender is known as a calming and relaxing herb and is used for insomnia, anxiety, depression, and natural stress relief. I have not tried lavender for health reason, but I do know it helps you relax. To make my bath water smell great, I love adding about ten drops of lavender essential oil. I found my essential oils at an organic food supply place, but I have also heard that some Walgreens carry them. essential oils.
What is a Sugar Scrub?
A sugar scrub gently exfoliates your skin and leaves it soft, smooth, silky, and smelling fantastic. It smells good enough to eat. To make this sugar scrub super soft, I used Coconut Oil, Olive Oil, and Vitamin E. I have been taking Vitamin E for my hair and nails. Because of extreme dry cuticles, I have also been breaking open the capsules and rubbed the oil around my cuticles. Because it makes your hands so soft, I decided to try Vitamin E in this sugar scrub. Vitamin E helps make hands feel super soft. I broke open a few capsules, 1000 IE strength, for a teaspoon full and added it to the sugar scrub. Recently, I found out that you can purchase Vitamin E oil in the liquid form too. This sugar scrub turned out even better than I thought it would. You may want to try my other scrubs: Peppermint Scrub, and an Orange Sugar Scrub too.
If you need an inexpensive gift that smells amazing and leave your skin soft, try making this Lavender Sugar Scrub.
Ingredients for Lavender Sugar Scrub:
- 1 cup White Sugar
- 1/2 cup Coconut Oil (Do not heat oil up. It will soften)
- Two tablespoons Olive Oil
- 1/4 teaspoon Peppermint Essential Oil
- One teaspoon Vitamin E (I break the capsule open)
Mix all the ingredients well. I store it in a mason jar.