If you've had a tough day and need some invigorating, or if you simply want healthy skin, making this completely natural body scrub--infused with chocolate-- is sure to be a success.
This is very simple to make and easy to store.
Step 1: Ingredients
-2 1/2 Tbs cocoa powder
-1/4 cup raw oats
-2 Tbs honey
-1/8 tsp vanilla
-2 tsp olive oil
-a healthy dash of cinnamon
Step 2: Beneficial Properties of Ingredients
Cocoa is full of antioxidants and remove many dead skin cells.
Oatmeal is an exfoliator that has a nice effect on skin.
Honey and olive oil both help to soften and moisturize skin.
Vanilla is said to help relax people.
Step 3: Grind Oats
Below are before and after pictures.
Step 4: Mix Ingredients
Then add olive oil to make a pasty substance. Add the cinnamon.
Note: Clumps will appear naturally, but if clumps become too large, use the back of a spoon to get rid of them.
Step 5: You're Done!
Keep refrigerated if you want it to be cool when applied to skin. It works best on wet skin, or in the shower.