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SALT SCRUBS help circulation and are a wonderful way to invigorate your skin. The abrasive action of the salt will remove dead skin cells and open pores, allowing them to breathe. Because oils have been added to the salts, this scrub will create a healthy glow and moisturize your skin as well. To use, scoop out a tablespoon or two and begin to massage it onto your skin while in the shower or bath. Work in a circular motion, starting with your extremities and toward your heart. Leave the scrub on your skin for 5 to 20 minutes, and then rinse off with cool water.

SCENTED SALT SCRUB

  • 3 cups fine sea salt
  • 1/2 cup of olive oil
  • 1/2 cup of sweet almond oil
  • 1/2 tsp. tree tea oil
  • 1/2 tsp. eucalyptus oil
  • 1/2 tbsp. peppermint oil
  • 1 tbsp. rosemary oil

Mix salt and oils, then add the essential oils. Store in a tightly sealed glass container. Will keep up to two weeks in refrigerator.
NOTE: do not use any equipment with copper, aluminum, cast-iron or Teflon finishes. Do not use on cut or irritated skin.


One Comment

  1. Andreea
    1:27 pm on September 2nd, 2012

    There is good news! You can use homemade acne scar cream as an alrtntaeive healing acne scar treatment. Whether you have adult acne or teen acne, you might find that the homemade acne scar cream is helpful. Follow these step by step instructions to make your homemade acne scar cream. You can use this scar cream to help fade other scar areas on your body as well.Things You’ll Need: * 10 g cocoa butter * 10 g beeswax * 50 ml grapeseed oil * 50 ml extra virgin olive oil * 25 ml vitamin E oil * 4 drops chamomile * 4 drops lavender * 30 mL warm distilled water * Enamel Double boiler * Sterilized Jars# First of all grate the beeswax fairly finely and place it and the cocoa butter in the double boiler. Gently melt the cocoa butter, beeswax, grape seed and extra virgin olive oils in your double boiler. If you don’t have a double boiler, you could always use a heat proof dish over a saucepan of water to start the process of making your homemade acne scar cream.# Add the warm water to your wax and oil mix one drop at a time beating it well with a whisk or food mixer on a medium speed. Continue adding water in this manner until you have added around two teaspoons of water.# Remove the mixture from the heat and continue to add the water slowly, until all of the water has been absorbed. You are really close to having your own homemade acne scar cream.# The mixture will begin to thicken and as soon as you notice this happening, stir in the essential oils and vitamin E oil. These are what pack the real punch against acne scars.# Transfer your homemade acne scar cream from the double boiler to the sterilized pots. Label and date them clearly as your acne scar cream, before storing them in a cool dark place.# Massage your acne scar cream into affected areas for at least ten minutes once a day to speed the process up.

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