Essential Oil DIY: Cheerful Citrus Body Scrub
This uplifting body scrub is an easy, all natural way to give your skin some TLC while putting a little pep in your step. If you’re feeling a bit bummed out about cooler weather setting in and need a little pick me up, this scrubs got you covered! It’s full of mood-boosting citrus essential oils that help banish bad moods and combat anxiety, depression, and stress. This scrub gets an extra skin-quenching boost from the addition of super moisturizing coconut oil, which helps to soften and nourish dry skin.
Here’s how to make it:
- 5 drops of Bergamot Oil
- 8 drops of Lemon Oil
- 5 drops of Orange Oil
- Zest of 1 lemon
- ½ cup of Coconut Oil
- 1 ½ cup of Granulated Sugar (brown sugar also works well)
- A Sealable container for storing your scrub
- Mix all of your ingredients together in a large bowl.
- Store in a sealable container at room temperature and enjoy!
How to Use:
Massage it into wet skin during in the shower and rinse off for soft, smooth, great-smelling skin and an instantly better mood. Follow up with your favourite lotion to lock in moisture.