Vanilla Sugar Scrub

Thank you Barlean's for sponsoring todays post. As always, all opinions are my own. You guys--I haven't shared a sugar scrub recipe in forever. They are one of my favorite go-to gifts to make and give for any occasion. I've made them as a bridal shower favor, teacher and neighbor gifts. I also make them for myself. Nothing keeps your skin more hydrated them a homemade sugar scrub. I kept this one very simple with just 3 ingredients! The star ingredient is Barleans Organic Virgin Coconut … [Read more...]

DIY Lavender Milk Bath with Label

Today, I'm going to show you how easy it is to make your own DIY Lavender Milk Bath. I love making sugar scrubs, but find that I can only enjoy them in the shower. I love to take baths. I take at least 3 baths a week. I can always count on a little "me" time which is hard to find these days. I've blown through bottles of bubble bath over the past few months. Last month, my mom gave me a lavender milk bath to try--I loved it and although I know I should have used the entire package in one sitting … [Read more...]

Spicy Apple Brown Sugar Scrub

Do you like to make DIY gifts for your friends and family? I do. There is just something special about it. I recently made these Spicy Apple Brown Sugar Scrubs for a few close friends of mine. I literally whipped them up one morning before work. That is how easy it is to make this gift! Supplies: 2 cups Brown Sugar 1 cup Shea & Cocoa Butter Baby Oil 2 cups Epsom Salt 1 tablespoon Cinnamon 20 drops of Spicy Apple Fragrance Four, 1/2 pint mason jars Red & White Bakers … [Read more...]

{Bridal Shower Favors} Lemon Tea Sugar Scrub

As most of you know I co-hosted my best friends bridal shower last weekend. I posted about the Burlap Wrapped Mason Jars the other day, and today I'm excited to share the DIY beauty product I made! I volunteered to take care of the bridal shower favors for all of the guest since I wanted something that would tie into our theme and also something that was memorable and that people would use. That's when I remembered seeing a recipe for a sugar scrub in my favorite craft book, Mark Montano's Big … [Read more...]