She’s a special woman- your Mother! Your mother has always been your source of inspiration, your role model, and your very first beauty expert. How about gifting her the goodness of antioxidants, providing her the protection against sun damage, helping her skin cells rejuvenate and making her look younger this Mother’s day?
Here’s a wonderful Mother’s day DIY gift – Petite Jars of Lemon Green Tea Sugar Scrub.
This scrub besides removing the dead skin layer of her skin provides hydration, has humectant properties, cleanses and tones the skin, reduces scars and sun spots, rejuvenates her skin cells, prevents and reverses UVA damage and boosts her skin with antioxidants- All goodness packed in a jar!
Ingredients; to make 5 petite jars of this awesome scrub:
- 15 green tea bags
- 1 cup Epsom salt
- 5 cups brown sugar
- 1 cup olive oil
- 1/2 cup honey
- 2 large lemons
- 1 Tbsp. freshly squeezed lemon juice
- 5 petite air tight mason jars
In a large bowl, mix the 5 cups of brown sugar, 1 cup of Epsom salt, 1 cup of olive oil, and 1/2 cup of honey. Mix this well until moist. Enjoy the refreshing, lemony fragrance of this mixture! Now, zest 2 large lemons in this mixture. Give it a quick mix. Tear open the 15 tea bags; add the loose tea to this salt+sugar mixture. Lastly, add 1 tbsp. of lemon juice. Fold in and mix in the entire ingredients well. Your scrub is ready to go. Ensure the jars are washed and air dried. Scoop in a little of this scrub into each jar. Close the lids. Entwine a colorful ribbon around each jar with a personalized message card for your Mom 🙂