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    • Gingerbread Sugar Scrub

      Homemade Gingerbread Scrub Soothe your dry skin with sensuous Gingerbread Sugar Scrub . . . or add it to a gift basket or spa jar for a gorgeous, useful yet inexpensive handcrafted gift.

      You'll Need:
      • 2 cups brown sugar - OR - 1 cup brown sugar AND 1 cup granulated sugar
      • 2 teaspoons cinnamon, powdered
      • 2 teaspoons ginger, powdered
      • 2 teaspoons nutmeg, powdered
      • 2 teaspoons pumpkin pie spice, powdered
      • 2 to 4 drops vanilla extract
      • 1 cup almond oil

      Combine all in a small bowl, blending well.

      How to Use a Body Scrub:

      1. Sit on the edge of a tub and moisten the area you wish to scrub.
      2. Place a tablespoon or so of the body scrub in the palm and gently work each area for approximately 1 minute. If you work too quickly you won't properly exfoliate.
      3. Be sure not to scour too hard or too long.
      4. If you want baby smooth skin, exfoliate once weekly.
      5. Body scrubs should never be used on the face.
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      Comments 5 Comments
      1. cbrogdon's Avatar
        I am going to do this for Christmas gifts. Looks easy and sounds like it will smell divine.
      1. reneemc's Avatar
        This looks like a great gift , do you think I can use Coconut oil instead of Almond oil??
      1. jmrascoe's Avatar
        This is gonna save me so much money and I will have fun personalizing it for each lady in my family.
      1. Dreamcatcheramy's Avatar
        Just reading these ingredients makes my mouth water. I bet it smells fabulous!
      1. pomsmom's Avatar
        This sounds amazing! Maybe Christmas gifts for next year!

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