Homemade Gingerbread Sugar Scrub

Looking for a wonderful holiday themed homemade gift to give this year? Look no further than this Homemade Gingerbread Sugar Scrub.  Great for your skin, smells like the holidays should and best of all simple to make, inexpensive and makes a beautiful gift to give.  Gather up the ingredients, a beautiful jar or container to put it in and create this awesome gift today!

GINGERBREAD SUGAR SCRUB

INGREDIENTS

  • 1/2 cup Sugar
  • 1/2 cup Brown Sugar
  • 1/4 cup Coconut Oil
  • 1/2 tsp Vanilla
  • 1/2 tsp Almond
  • 1/2 tsp Cinnamon
  • 1/2 tsp All Spice
  • 1/2 tsp Ginger
  • 1/2 tsp Nutmeg

 

DIRECTIONS

  • In a medium sized bowl combine all ingredients except the Coconut Oil.
  • Gradually add Coconut Oil (add additional oil if you like your scrub in a very wet consistency).
  • Place Mixture in Jar.
  • Add Gingerbread Sugar Scrub Label to front of Jar and a ribbon if gifting.

 

Check out your local dollar stores for inexpensive plastic containers to put this Gingerbread Sugar Scrub in for easy gift giving.  The label above can be printed on plain paper or labels for easy gluing or just peel and stick on the side of the jar or container.  You can dress this up with a ribbon, garland or embellishment of your choice for a beautiful holiday gift for any friend on your list.

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  • 12.10.13 md Kennedy

    How easy! I am going to make some for myself as a treat.

  • 12.14.13 Celeste

    Would you melt the coconut oil first, or use solid? I tried solid and it didn’t seem to get oily, just like asugar paste. Maybe I just need to add more, but I already added more than the 1/4 cup.

  • 12.16.13 Jaime Prideaux

    Yes, if yours is in a solid form, you can melt it – put the jar in some warm / hot water (being careful not to burn yourself) until it melts. You can find some coconut oil that is already in “oil” or “melted” form, which is what was used for this recipe.

  • 12.22.13 Kris D

    do you mean almond extract or almond oil for the 1/2 tsp?