Show loved ones you care (and save a little cash!) with holiday gifts you made yourself.
Winter Body Scrub
TIME: 30 min.
• Measuring cups • Bowl • ¼ cup coconut oil (99¢; at mass retailers) • Spoon • 10-oz. jar or plastic container with lid
ADDITIONAL MATERIALS FOR CINNAMON BROWN SUGAR SCRUB:
• 1¼ cups coarse brown sugar ($1; at grocery stores) • 6 drops cinnamon essential oil (24¢; at health food stores)
ADDITIONAL MATERIALS FOR PEPPERMINT SUGAR:
• 1¼ cups coarse white sugar (80¢; at grocery stores) • 6 drops peppermint essential oil (18¢; at health food stores)
ADDITIONAL MATERIALS FOR INVIGORATING SALT SCRUB:
• 1¼ cups coarse salt (60¢; at grocery stores) • 6 drops rosemary essential oil (18¢; at health food stores)
1. Pour 1¼ cups base ingredient (sugar or salt) into bowl; add ¼ coconut oil. Mix with spoon until ingredients are fully combined.
2. Add 6 drops essential oil; stir. If you prefer a stronger scent, add more. Spoon mixture into jar and close.