A Lush, DIY Skin Scrub For A Relaxing Weekend

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A homemade, all-natural body scrub that has zero mystery ingredients? And, it leaves your skin feeling fresh and silky all day? Count us in! We're using ingredients that you quite possibly have laying around your kitchen already, as well as lavender (for its amazing aromatherapy benefits). This scrub is great for all skin types, easy to make, and definitely worth trying out!

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Coconut & Lavender Body Scrub

Ingredients
1 tbsp ginger, coarsely chopped
1/4 cup coconut oil
1/4 cup cold-pressed almond oil
3/4 cup granulated sugar
1/4 cup kosher salt
Lavender essential oil
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Directions
1. Heat ginger and coconut oil over low heat.
2. Let heat for five to 10 mins.
3. Remove from heat & strain.
4. While the oil is still warm, mix together almond oil & let sit until room temperature.
5. Stir in granulated sugar and kosher salt.
6. Add in 4-6 drops of lavender essential oil.
7. Bottle

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We recommend using this two to three times per week for its soothing benefits. Head over to LEAF.tv for more homemade beauty products!

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