Do you love homemade gifts? How about homemade beauty gifts? Today, I’m sharing a simple DIY beauty recipe for Oatmeal Brown Sugar Scrub. Package it up in a nice jar with a few finishing touches and you have yourself a thoughtful holiday gift!
Oatmeal Brown Sugar Scrub
After spending years making my own beauty products, I can tell you this for sure. People love to receive DIY beauty gifts! My family always knows to expect a little something from me every Christmas and it’s also something I enjoy doing too. Each recipe is made with love and are all items that I’ve tested out myself.
DIY beauty gifts are also budget friendly. Most of the ingredients you’ll probably already have in your pantry and use on a regular basis. Mind you, you most likely EAT these ingredients, but as you’ll see, they have other interesting and beneficial uses too!
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- Coconut oil
- Brown sugar
For this recipe, you’ll only need to go to your pantry! This Oatmeal Brown Sugar Scrub is a perfect for beginners. It makes a simple, budget-friendly holiday gift.
If I’m keeping the scrub for my own personal use, I’d use a regular household mason jar. For gift giving, I like to get a bit fancier. Make it pretty! Buy a decorative mason jar or spiff one up yourself with a little burlap and ribbon.
On the lid, give it some rustic charm with a chalkboard label. Write the name of the product with a White Liquid Chalk Marker. Put it in a festive gift bag filled with coloured tissue paper, add a holiday label and voila! You have a heartfelt, homemade gift!
I have lots more homemade scrubs for you to try!
Oatmeal Brown Sugar Scrub
Easy to make scrub with only 4 ingredients! So moisturizing and makes skin feel soft and supple.
- 1 cup finely ground oatmeal
- 1/3 cup coconut oil
- 1 tbs honey
- 1/4 cup brown sugar
- Jar with lid
- Food processor
- Combine the finely ground oatmeal, coconut oil, honey and brown sugar. Mix well until there are no lumps in the mixture.
- Pour the scrub into a jar, seal with a lid and give as a gift or keep for yourself.
Directions to Use
- Apply a generous amount of scrub to wet skin and massage in a circle motion.
- Rinse off with warm water.
- Pat dry and apply moisturizer to keep your skin feeling soft and smooth.
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12 Ball Mason Jar with Lid - Regular Mouth - 16 oz by Jarden
Hamilton Beach (70730) Food Processor & Vegetable Chopper with Bowl Scraper, 10 Cup, Electric
Organic Fractionated Coconut Oil - Amazing Massage Oil & Aromatherapy Carrier Oil for Essential Oils - Face Moisturizer & Body Oil, Non Greasy, 10 oz
Hope it goes to my face before i eat it
Does it mold? How long is it usable for?
Hi! Where can I find the recipe?
Were do u find recipe
Daveene Smith says
Where’s the recipe?
The recipe is there now. Sorry about that!
Does it mold
If you have it too long, it can because it has food ingredients in it. Try to use it within a month and if you can store it in the fridge so it will last longer.
Hi, is the oil melted and added or just chunked and added??
It will be easier to mix up if it’s melted.
Janice Moyer says
So you put it all in the processor to mix up?? I’m not understanding where rhe processor comes into play??
No, it’s to make sure the oatmeal is finely ground.
Hi can I use olive oil ? I’m allergic to coconut
I use argan oil in place of coconut oil bcs I’m allergic to coconut oil also and it works so well for me dearie