DIY: Sugar Scrub

Going to a department store to find a sugar scrub can be difficult. Some are expensive and don’t fit your choice of fragrance. Today I am going to show you how to make an affordable sugar scrub with a  more appealing aroma. This homemade beauty product can be used all over your body. This scrub will leave your skin feeling smooth and soft.

Ingredients for sugar scrub Ingredients:  

Small Mason jar

½ cup of sugar

½ cup of olive oil

Food coloring of your choice

Scented oil of your choice




Step 1: Add ½ cups of olive oil in a bowl

Step 3: Add ½ cup of sugar into the bowl and stir until solid, thick grainy texture

That’s all! If you would like a color and a scent follow the next few steps

Step 4: Add three drops of your scent of choice of essential oils

Step 5: Pick color of your choice and add two drops of food coloring

To use this scrub first you should wash your hands with soap. After you are done apply a small amount of the scrub to your hands, rub it in and rinse it off. Now you have a pair of smooth hands!


Author : Anika Steed, 12th grade


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