DIY Honey and Chai Body Scrub

Evening my chai lovers!

This week I thought I’d bring you a DIY body scrub, I’ve seen a few recipes floating around on the blogosphere so I thought I’d give it a whirl.

You only need 4 ingredients for this scrub and they can be picked up pretty cheaply, definitely less than a fiver!

So here goes, you will need:

3 Dessert Spoons of Coconut Oil

3 Chai Tea Bags (They don’t have to be the fancy stuff, this is just what I had in my cupboard)

200g of Sugar

60g of Honey

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First melt the coconut oil in jug.

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Then rip open the tea bags and add them in, you can use as many or as few as you like, I love the smell of chai and the tea adds to the scrubby-ness.

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Add the sugar.

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And finally add the honey (honey makes a great moisturiser as well as coconut oil) and mix, the mixture may separate a little but that’s not a problem as you’ll be scooping it out when you use it.

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Voila! Put the mixture in an old tub (this one used to have a Soap&Glory body scrub in it) screw the lid on and pop it in your shower, ready to use. Again the mixture may separate a little and the coconut oil may harden but it’ll soon warm up in your hands once you scoop some out.

I’ve used this scrub a few times since and I’m really loving the gritty-ness of the sugar, give it a try and tell me what you think.

Lots of Love

Liv x

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