Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Gardener Hand Scrub

Your hands can take beating when gardening. This homemade hand scrub can help rejuvenate your hands after a long day of digging in the dirt. This recipe has coconut oil which can amazingly heal your skin. You could also use this recipe on your dry hands in winter or on your feet for a little extra pampering.

Gardener Hand Scrub


  • In a medium bowl, combine sugar and salt. Mix to combine.
  • Add essential oils to sugar mixture. Add olive oil.
  • Melt coconut oil in a microwave dish for 30 - 60 seconds.
  • Pour coconut oil over sugar mixture and stir to combine.
  • Pour sugar scrub mixture into the mason jar.

Need a last minute gift idea?
Tie a ribbon or raffia around the jar. And add the below label to piece of paper. Cut the label to the size of a mason jar lid. Place the label on top of the lid and screw the band in place.

Citrus Garden
Hand Scrub

Use a small amount
in place of soap.