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Simple Vanilla Brown Sugar Scrub DIY

This all-natural Vanilla Brown Sugar Scrub recipe smells good enough to eat plus it’s super easy to make! It can soften and exfoliate your entire body. A simply perfect homemade beauty DIY made with coconut oil!

 

This Vanilla Brown Sugar Scrub recipe smells good enough to eat plus it's super easy to make! A simply perfect homemade DIY!

 

Vanilla Brown Sugar Scrub 

Homemade Sugar Scrub Recipes [1] are a wonderful way to pamper yourself and smooth out those rough spots or give as thoughtful gifts without spending a ton of money. These are the kind of gifts we love! This Vanilla Brown Sugar Scrub is one of our absolute favorites! 

We just have to keep telling ourselves not to lick the jar!

Did you know there are many benefits to sugar scrubs [2] beyond just their ability to soften and remove your dry dead skin so well? 

Store-bought varieties of body scrubs are lovely, they really are, but can be expensive or contain questionable ingredients. It’s easy to make your own sugar scrub at home [3]in less than 10 minutes with a few simple natural ingredients you might already have in your kitchen.

So, let’s get started!

 

Brown Sugar DIY Scrub in a jar with a wooden spoon next to it. It has a homemade tag tied on with twine.

This Vanilla Brown Sugar Scrub smells so darn good and softens and moisturizes your skin beautifully.

This post originally appeared on Somewhat Simple [4]

Sugar Scrub Recipes [1]

Ingredients for DIY Brown Sugar Scrub

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How to Make

  1. First, place all ingredients in a bowl and mix together. You can add more or less oil to your liking. If you like a thick scrub, use less. If you like a thinner scrub, use more. 
  2. Store in an airtight container. Since this recipe doesn’t contain any preservatives, it’s best if it’s used within a month or two.

 

Sugar and oil for sugar scrub recipe

Tips for Making Your Sugar Scrub

 

Tip: If using coconut oil, it may solidify over time. Just place in a shallow bowl of warm water to soften it again. 

 

Brown Sugar Scrub in a jar tied with twine and a aqua tag.

How to Use Vanilla Brown Sugar Scrub

 

You may use your scrub up to 3 times per week. 

 

How to Make Your Sugar Scrub a Gift + Printable Tags

This sugar scrub makes the perfect DIY gift!

  1. Place your finished scrub in a pretty jar or container and you’ll have your handmade gift ready to go. We find mason jars extremely cute for this recipe. 
  2. Print the free tags and tie them on with a pretty ribbon or twine. 

 

This DIY sugar scrub works well for a baby shower, birthday or holiday gifts, too. Oh, and don’t forget your co-workers!

If you want the darling tag to go with your Vanilla Brown Sugar Scrub, click here [10].

Printable Vanilla Brown Sugar Scrub tags

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Yield: 1 8 ounce jar

Simple Vanilla Brown Sugar Scrub DIY

Simple Vanilla Brown Sugar Scrub DIY

This all-natural Vanilla Brown Sugar Scrub recipe smells good enough to eat plus it's super easy to make! It can soften and exfoliate your entire body.

Prep Time 1 minute
Active Time 5 minutes
Total Time 6 minutes
Difficulty easy

Materials

  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup oil (almond, olive or coconut work best)
  • 1/2 teaspoon vitamin E oil
  • 1 teaspoon real vanilla extract
  • storage container

Tools

  • bowl
  • spoon

Instructions

    1. Place all ingredients in a bowl and mix together. You can add more or less oil to your liking. Sugar and oil for sugar scrub recipe
    2. Place in an airtight container and use within 3 months.

Notes

Since this recipe doesn’t contain any preservatives, it’s best if it’s used within a month or two.

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This Sugar Scrub DIY was originally publish in 2016. It was updated on March 24, 2020 with enhanced instructions and video. 

You may also like these other DIY Beauty Ideas:

Vanilla Lavender Sugar Scrub [16]

Lavender Vanilla Sugar Scrub - FB [16]

Peppermint Bath Salts [17]

DIY Peppermint Bath Salts [17]

 

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