April 28, 2015 – Making Mother’s Day special requires a personal touch! If you’re unable to splurge on a spa-day for mom, try bringing the spa home with DIY sugar scrubs. These simple yet invigorating homemade sugar scrubs are a fun and thoughtful way to give mom the spa experience in the comfort of home. Apply any of the below scrubs to clean, wet skin and massage in a circular motion on any area of the body, removing dead skin cells. Rinse well and enjoy the feeling of refreshed skin all day!
Coffee Sugar Scrub
For a scrub that smells delicious and feels amazing, this caffeinated creation will not disappoint. Perfect for the mom who can’t survive without her morning cup o’ Joe!
1 cup of both coffee grounds and sugar, a quarter cup of olive oil and 1 teaspoon each of vanilla extract and ground cinnamon is all you need.
Lemon Honey Sugar Scrub
Honey and lemon are the perfect sweet-and-sour duo and make for extra refreshing sugar scrub ingredients. Combine lemon juice and honey with sugar and olive oil for a simple yet stimulating scrub.
Combine 2 cups ofsugar, 1-2 tablespoons of olive oil, 2-3 tablespoons of honey and the juice from one lemon.
It’s as easy as blending 2 cups of sugar, 1 cup of olive oil, a half cup of pureed strawberries and 1 tablespoon of orange zest.