Few things in life feel as wonderful
as a little pampering.
With Summer getting closer all the time, sandal and
sundress weather will be upon us before we know it.
I cannot wait to soak up some sunshine, and enjoy
as much time as I can outside during the warm months.
But after a long, rainy winter, my skin needs some
Am I the only one who waits until it’s shorts and
flip-flop weather to realize my skin and nails
are in need of an intervention?
but it is good for our skin as well.
And, making a few homemade spa treatments
are a thrifty splurge we can treat
ourselves to any time. Homemade beauty
treatments also make a wonderful gift for a
friend, or thoughtful Bridesmaids gift too.
(I love to follow up with a great dry skin moisturizer)
you can find my recipe for homemade body butter here.
Honey Sugar Scrub
Brown Sugar, oil, honey & almond extract
Fill a large Mason Jar half full with light brown sugar
3 T. honey
10-12 T. carrier oil (such as walnut oil, almond oil,
or even a good canola oil is great too!)
1 t. almond extract
Blend well (oil will naturally separate upon standing for a while)
and store in a sealed jar or container.
Honey Sugar Scrub can be used for your skin and for
lips as a gentle and moisturizing exfoliant.
Thank you so much for reading friend, I look forward
to seeing you Monday night for another
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