DIY Ginger Sugar Scrub

DIY Ginger Sugar Scrub Recipe with Body Scrub Benefits

Want gorgeous, glowing skin? Body scrubs are a great way to achieve this. Try this DIY Ginger Sugar Scrub to delight your senses and naturally clean your skin. It will help to slough off dead skin cells as well as deeply hydrate the skin.

Know someone who would enjoy a sugar scrub? Sugar scrubs make awesome gifts and with the upcoming holidays, here is a great item you can make and give as a gift. Decorate the jar with label and ribbons or bows.

High end spas and beauty stores sell sugar scrubs for around $20 but it is so much cheaper to make them at home. You probably already have all the ingredients too.

What is Ginger Essential Oil Good For?

Ginger is great for reducing pain and inflammation, it is perfect to add to pain relieving blend recipes. It is also well known for assisting with nausea and travel sickness.

Here are more benefits of ginger essential oil:

  • Encourages warmth and circulation
  • Brings feelings of optimism
  • Promotes energy and focus
  • Soothes sore muscles and joints
  • Calms muscle spasms

Ginger oil tends to aromatically overpower other oils in a blend.  You may only want to add a few drops of ginger so the other essential oils can shine too. Ginger essential oil can be skin-irritating for some.

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Ginger Body Scrub Benefits

If you are looking for a way to exfoliate your skin, remove dead cells and stimulate circulation then try this ginger body scrub. The combination of sugar with the natural oils will leave your skin feeling soft and smooth.

This is also great for people suffering from conditions like psoriasis or eczema because it will help maintain moisture levels in the dry patches on your skin.

DIY Ginger Sugar Scrub Recipe

Ginger essential oil is warming and uplifting. Use this delightful diy sugar scrub in your morning shower or bath. The aroma is empowering and energizing, a perfect way to start the day.

  • 1 cups Brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup of Fractionated coconut oil
  • 1/4 cup Honey
  • 12 drops Ginger essential oil

Directions: Mix all ingredients together, store in a jar until ready to use.

To use take a small amount in hands and rub on to the skin, focus especially on heels, elbows, and knees. Use caution, shower or bath may be slippery from oils. Step away from the shower stream and massage over clean, wet skin with hand or wash cloth. Pay extra attention to dry, rough patches. Rinse. Pat dry with a towel. Do not use on broken or freshly shaven skin

Homemade Ginger Essential Oil Sugar Scrub

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Ginger Essential Oil Sugar Scrub recipe

Ginger essential oil is warming and uplifting. Use this delightful diy sugar scrub in your morning shower or bath. The aroma is empowering and energizing, a perfect way to start the day.

Prep Time 2 minutes
Total Time 2 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1 cups Brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup of Fractionated coconut oil
  • 1/4 cup Honey
  • 12 drops Ginger essential oil

Instructions

  1. Mix all ingredients together, store in a jar until ready to use.
  2. To use take a small amount in hands and rub on to the skin, focus especially on heels, elbows, and knees. Use caution, shower or bath may be slippery from oils.

Notes

Know someone who would enjoy a sugar scrub? Sugar scrubs make awesome gifts and with the upcoming holidays, here is a great item you can make and give as a gift. Decorate the jar with label and ribbons or bows.

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This video will show you how to make a ginger spice essential oil scrub that smells like the holidays. This is such an easy recipe and it’s great for your skin, too! Feeling stressed and overwhelmed? Don’t worry, this homemade spa treatment can help you feel relaxed and de-stressed in no time at all.

How to Use Ginger Sugar Scrub

When in shower, step away from the shower stream and take a small scoop of ginger body scrub, massage it over wet skin with hand or wash cloth. Pay extra attention to dry, rough patches. Rinse off body. Pat dry with a towel. Be sure to avoid broken or freshly shaven skin.

This ginger body scrub can make the shower slippery, use caution and be sure to rinse out after to ensure the next person how uses the shower doesn’t slip.

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About the Author: Jenna Lee

Hello! I’m Jenna Lee, an Oily Gal that is all about natural skincare, essential oils, and fun DIY recipes! I created OilyGal.com as a place to share my oily experiences on my journey to use only natural products on my skin. I love EASY Natural Skin Care and Simple DIY Recipes… and I am always willing to share them with you here

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