Eucalyptus and spearmint play together really well for creating a relaxing scent which makes this essential oil blend perfect for a diy body scrub!
This DIY Spearmint and Eucalyptus Body Scrub is made with three basics ingredients and will take less than a minute to whip up!
Eucalyptus and Spearmint Sugar Scrub Benefits
Eucalyptus: is an awesome decongestant. It is also an anti-inflammatory and an analgesic making it amazing for reddened skin and sore muscles. And on top of all that, eucalyptus is a natural antiseptic that is filled with antifungal, antiviral, and antibacterial properties making it highly effective in helping promote healthy skin.
Spearmint: is gentler than the popular peppermint making this mint oil perfect for skin products. Spearmint essential oil has a very relaxing aroma that will help wake you up. Topically it is great for sore muscles and promoting overall skin health.
Coconut Oil: is rich in vitamin E and proteins making it a fantastic moisturizer for skin and hair.
Homemade Eucalyptus and Spearmint Sugar Scrub Recipe
DIY Eucalyptus and Spearmint Body Scrub Ingredients
1 cup white sugar
1/2 cup coconut oil
5-7 drops eucalyptus essential oil
5-7 drops spearmint essential oil
1-3 spearmint leaves, optional
Items Recommended to Make a DIY Eucalyptus and Spearmint Sugar Scrub
Homemade Eucalyptus and Spearmint Sugar Scrub Directions:
- Combine all ingredients until thoroughly mixed.
- Transfer to a jar with an airtight lid.
- Store in a cool, dry place.
To Apply: Apply to wet skin in the shower, and rub in a circular motion, rinse away, dry skin by patting with a towel.
Use caution as coconut oil may leave your tub or shower slippery, rinse well with warm water and use a towel if needed to absorb any remaining oil.
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