DIY with Katie : Peppermint Sugar Body Scrub

A simple mixture to make your body look and feel better

Katie Pope, Staff Writer

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Materials Needed: 2 cups of white granulated sugar

1/2 cup of olive/ coconut oil

Peppermint essential oil, red food dye

Red food dye



Measuring cups

Jars and 2 piece of lids

Decorating items ( optional)

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  • Set out all the materials to make you have everything ready to mix.

  • Mix the olive oil or coconut oil with the sugar bowl in until it has a pasty consistency.

  • Add four drops of of peppermint essential oil into the mixture or until it smells the way you want it.

  • Add 3 drops of red food dye, and mix until the scrub turn pinks.

  • Transfer the scrub mixture into your jars evenly

  • Decorate jar (optional). You could cut pieces of fabric and mini bows, like i did.

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