All posts tagged: body scrub

Emulsified Pink Body Scrub

Hello and happy new year! This is my first post of the year and it is an emulsified sugar scrub. Normally adding sugar/salt/jojoba beads etc to a good carrier oil/honey (which by the way I love) is good enough for a proper and effective exfoliation, however it tends to be messy, tacky and difficult to pack as gifts or presents. ¬†Emulsified scrub on the other hand is prefect, because it will not leak,it is less messy and easily washes off under the shower without leaving behind any oil residue. Emulsification simply means the combination of water and oil/butter with the help of emulsifiers. The amazing thing about this particular recipe(originally from soapqueen.com) is that it is a moisturising lotion because it contains oils and butter, a cleanser because it contains natural liquid soap and obviously a scrub so it is a 3 in one scrub. I have modified this recipe by adding a pink clay and infusing my sweet almond oil with dried rose buds and petals. Original Recipe (Soap queen.com) 1.9 oz Sweet Almond …

Delicious Grapefruit Body Scrub

This is a really fun, packed full of skin loving natural vitamins & antioxidants, and sweet,I mean insanely sweet body scrub. What You Will Need Grapefruit (white, pink or red) Honey Sugar Vitamin E How To Cut the grapefruit in two, squeeze out the juice into a blender including the flesh but excluding the outer peel. Blend well together and add your sugar, oil, essential oil and honey. If you want to use on your face then you can blend the sugar to make it smoother and more gentle on the face. The consistency of your scrub will depend on the amount of sugar you add. Pour in a bowl and use as you would a normal body scrub. Your skin will feel fresh and smooth and you will smell so good!. I love this body scrub so much because not only are you getting the benefit of the grape fruit but also the honey. And regular use of this skin loving scrub will make your skin glow for sure. I make just enough to …