You can never go wrong with a great sugar scrub recipe. Especially when they smell amazing.
They can be great if you tend to have rough skin, want to get rid of dead skin cells, or need a facial refresher after a harsh skin week.
One of the great things about sugar scrubs is that you can make them in almost any flavor imaginable. And you can always store the extra for later in your favorite mason jar.
Not to mention they also make amazing gift ideas for any occassion!
To inspire some sugar scrub recipes of your own, here are 12 awesome recipes to choose from.
Lavender Sugar Scrub
Recipe Via April Golightly
You can’t go wrong with a lavender sugar scrub, especially when it looks this good! Lavender is an all around good scent that almost everyone likes. It can even make a great lip scrub gift idea for a friend.
Pumpkin Spice Sugar Scrub
Via Beauty Crafter
The pumpkin spice sugar scrub is perfect for a fall spa day with your closest girlfriends. The best things about sugar scrubs is that it can be used all around your body.
Peppermint Sugar Scrub
Recipe Via Living Well Mom
If this isn’t your perfect winter wonderland type sugar scrub then we don’t know what is. It’s a beautiful sugar scrub that you can make in no time.
Sugar Scrub Bars
Recipe Via The Paleo Mama
Sugar scrubs don’t only go in mason jars. You can make sugar scrub cube soap cubes too that you can use in the shower whenever you like. The full recipe for these are over at The Paleo Mama.
Grapefruit Sugar Scrub Recipe
Recipe Via A Life Adjacent
Grapefruit is a nutritious and delicious fruit. Why not incorporate it into one of your sugar scrubs and use it to get rid of your dead skin cells. It’s a truly amazing recipe.
Oatmeal Brown Sugar Scrub
Recipe Via Simply Stacie
If you want to create a stronger sugar scrub for some personal spa treatment then this oatmeal sugar scrub is your go to recipe.
DIY Warm Vanilla Body Scrub
Recipe Via How To This And That
A warm vanilla body scrub is just what you need after a long day out and what better than this recipe to give it a go. Remember, you can store your sugar scrubs in the fridge for a few days. This means you can use it a couple of times per batch.
Unicorn Sugar Scrub
Via A Beautiful Mess
Unicorn themed anything is all the rage these days. And with sugar scrubs its no different. A Beautiful Mess shows you how you can make a unicorn sugar scrub to keep your skin nice and soft.
Unicorn Frappucino Sugar Scrub
Recipe Via Savy Naturalista
This frapuccino sugar scrub is worth a try if you like colorful things. It can be fun to make for yourself or as a gift too!
Super Cute Soapy Sugar Scrubs
Recipe Via Frugal Family
Soapy sugar scrub cubes are pretty genius if you ask us. And thankfully they’re not hard to create. Just the the full directions on Frugal Family.
Peppermint DIY Lip Scrub
Recipe Via Country Hill Cottage
This cute peppermint DIY lip scrub was too cute to pass up. The packaging makes it even more appealing and worth making at home. The great thing about sugar scrubs is that you can DIY them for a fraction of the price of what it takes to buy them pre-made.
Orange Mint Sugar Scrub
Recipe Via A Blissful Nest
If you like zesty things then this orange mint scrub is worth a try, especially in the summer. But be careful you don’t eat it, though you might be tempted to.