The best thing about making your own body scrub (except being toxic free and all natural) is that you get to choose your favourite consistency and fragrance. You can start by making only a small amount and experimenting.
Here is our favourite recipe for a beautiful detoxifying and refreshing all natural body scrub.
The recent shift in mindful consumption has lead to more people making their own products at home. There are many benefits of creating DIY products, in particular reducing waste and the toxic chemicals that can enter your body. If you're interested in getting started with DIY products, the easiest place is in the bathroom. We've created a recipe for a DIY body scrub that is all natural and chemical free, better for you and the environment. The best thing about making your own body scrub is that you get to choose your preferred consistency and fragrance. We recommend starting with a small quantity and experimenting with the consistency before creating the full amount.
You can also change fragrance depending on the time of the year, choosing more warming and hydrating oils in Winter; and opting for more uplifting and cooling oils in summer.
Using your hand or a spoon, apply a small amount of body scrub to the desired area to help detoxify and hydrate the skin. Note: Mix before each use as the oil may accumulate on the top layer.
Essential oils with uplifting and balancing properties can gently support and lift our spirits. Begin by choosing essential oils with the desired properties and spend some time inhaling the healing scent from the bottle. The oils that resonate with us will be the ones to use, they will smell ‘divine’ and ‘delicious’. Now we can choose how to apply the essential oils in a way that will be simple, fit into our lifestyle and will allow us some restorative down time.