A few years ago I went on my first Spa retreat and it was amazing. I discovered salt scrubs and boy am I glad.
I used a special salt scrub to help remove all the dead skin from my body before spending time in a jacuzzi, having a facial and a massage.
It was part of blogging experience and one I will never forget.
Today on The Inspiration Edit we have a special recipe to make your very own Himalayan Salt scrub using essential oils.
I do hope you enjoy this and find it super useful. Relax and enjoy.
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Ingredients for Himalayan Salt Scrub
1 C. Pink Himalayan Salt
½ C. Coconut Oil
1 teaspoon *Sweet Almond Oil
5-10 drops Citrus (Grapefruit, Lemon or Orange are great!) Essential Oil
5-10 drops Peppermint Essential Oil
2-4 drops pink food colouring
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How To Make An Essential Oils Himalayan Salt Scrub
In a large bowl, add salt.
Place the coconut oil in the microwave until melted.
Then add the coconut oil. To the bowl.
Mix together until a thick paste is formed.
Next, add in your *Sweet Almond Oil.
Add in your essential oils. I added two to complement one another.
Next, add your colouring. Stir until mixture is well blended and fluffy.
Store in an air-tight container until ready to use.
When using essential oils on your skin, it is a good idea to use a carrier oil that is recommended to pair with them.
I used the Sweet Almond Oil, but you can use whatever is available in the essential oil section of the store you shop with.
Angela Milnes is a Qualified Early Years Teacher who has specialised in Preschool and Kindergarten teaching. She has a wealth of experience teaching young children and is passionate about kids crafts and having fun as a family. Angela has also taught cooking skills and loves to share both family recipes and easy crafts here on The Inspiration Edit. Follow her on Pinterest!