Grapefruit and Jojoba Body Scrub

Grapefruit Jojoba Scrub
Relax and exfoliate with this soothing body scrub!
Ingredients:
  • 1-1/2 cups sugar
  • 8 drops grapefruit essential oil
  • 1/4 cup jojoba oil
  • 1/4 cup liquid castile soap
Directions:
  • Combine all ingredients (except essential oil); mix well
  • Add the essential oil to the mixture; mix well
  • Apply to skin and gently massage into skin for a few minutes
  • Rinse with water

Citrus Salt Body Polish Scrub

Citrus Salt Body Scrub
Leave your skin feeling and looking smooth and healthy with this exfoliating citrus body scrub!
Ingredients:
  • 1/2 cup mineral salts
  • 1/2 cup dead sea salts
  • 8 oz. macadamia nut oil
  • 30 drops grapefruit essential oil
  • 15 drops lemon essential oil
  • 10 drops ylang ylang essential oil
Directions:
  • Combine the nut oil with the essential oils; mix well
  • Add the remaining ingredients to the oil mixture; mix well
  • Apply mixture to skin and gently massage into skin for a few moments
  • Rinse with water

D.I.Y. Deep Clean Mouth Wash

Mouthwash

Create your own deep cleansing mouthwash!

Ingredients:

  • 5 oz. vodka
  • 4 oz. water
  • 1/2 oz. vegetable glycerin
  • 1/2 oz. powdered myrrh gum
  • 5 drops cinnamon essential oil
  • 5 drops clove essential oil

Directions:

  • Combine all ingredients: mix well

*Shake well before each use

*Due to the alcohol in this mouthwash, it is better to use on a non-regular basis and more when you are looking for a deep clean

Warming Foot Scrub

Warming Foot Scrub

Leave feet feeling relaxed and smooth with this warming foot scrub!

Ingredients:

  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1/4 cup sweet almond oil
  • 8 drops orange essential oil
  • 2 drops ginger essential oil
  • 1 tsp. cayenne pepper

Directions:

  • Combine the sugar and almond oil; mix well
  • Add the essential oils to the mixture; mix well
  • Add the cayenne pepper to the mixture; mix well
  • Apply to feet and massage into skin for a few minutes
  • Rinse with water

D.I.Y. Herbal Deoderant Stick

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Create your own herbal deodorant stick with this d.i.y. recipe!

 

Ingredients:

  • 1 1/2 tbsp. beeswax
  • 1/2 tbsp. cocoa butter
  • 1 tbsp. coconut oil
  • 16 drops white thyme essential oil
  • 16 drops rosemary essential oil
  • 26 drops lavender essential oil
  • 4 drops castor oil

 

Directions:

  • In a glass jar situated in the middle of a hot water bath, melt the beeswax
  • Add the cocoa butter; melt
  • Add the remaining oils to the previously melted ingredients
  • Stir well
  • Transfer mixture into a deodorant stick case
  • Let sit and cool completely before using

Rosemary and Honey Hair Conditioner

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Add moisture and shine as well as stimulate hair growth with this rosemary and honey hair conditioner!

 

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup honey
  • 1/4 cup warm olive oil
  • 4 drops rosemary essential oil
  • 1 tsp. xanthan gum

 

Directions:

  • Combine all ingredients; mix well
  • Transfer mixture into a container or bottle for storage
  • Apply to slightly damp hair
  • Let sit for 30 minutes (even better if you sit with a shower cap on)
  • Rinse with water
  • Follow up by shampooing hair and washing as you normally would

 

D.I.Y. Foot Balm

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Moisturize cracked and dry feet with this DIY foot balm!

 

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 oz. cocoa butter
  • 1/2 oz. jojoba oil
  • 2 oz. sweet almond oil
  • 2 oz. apricot kernel oil
  • 1/2 oz. vegetable glycerin
  • 1/2 oz. beeswax
  • 6 drops lavender essential oil
  • 6 drops peppermint essential oil
  • 6 drops tea tree essential oil

 

Directions:

  • In a double boiler or the microwave, melt together the beeswax and the cocoa butter
  • Stir in the almond and apricot oils as well as the glycerin
  • Remove from heat
  • Let cool slightly and add the remaining oils; mix well
  • Transfer the mixture into a container for storage
  • Let cool completely before using