Friday, June 3, 2011

Simple Sugar Scrub

Because you all appreciated my simple salt scrub that I posted recently, here is a gentler version. The simple sugar scrub!

Simple Sugar Scrub

2 lb. bag of sugar
5 oz. of your favorite scented shampoo (the Philosophy shampoo/body wash works great!)
5oz. of olive oil (the darker the better, not "Extra Virgin," or as Rachel Ray says, "EVOO")

Use a 1 quart container with a lid, like a disposable food storage container. 
Fill it about 2/3 of the way with sugar (about 22 oz.)

Add the shampoo

Add the olive oil

Mix ingredients together. 

Seal the container and label with directions: Mix before each use. Product will separate. 

Can be stored for up to 3 months. 

Tip: I like to omit the shampoo and replace 10-20 drops of tea tree and lavender essential oils for the face. Sugar is a great exfoliator because it is anti-bacterial! Did you know that? 

Quick tip: Use plain ole' sugar to exfoliate your chapped lips...yum-o!

Have a BEAUTIFUL day!

Monday, May 30, 2011

My Guest Blog is Posted!

Hi all. I have some very exciting news. Remember when I told you I was going to be a guest blogger on Rub Some Dirt on It? The time has blog has been posted! Check it out here! 


And while you're there, check out the giveaway for an adorable froggie lunchbox...Tell her I sent you there!

Have a BEAUTIFUL day!