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Super Easy! How to make your own Lemony Sugar Hand Scrub
A FiberArtsy Tutorial

I don’t know about you guys, but between wet felting and taking care of alpacas and chickens, my hands take a beating in the winter! Dry, cracked skin is not fun so I thought I’d share my favorite hand scrub recipe.

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Step 1: Ingredients

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White sugar
Olive Oil

Lemon Juice

Lemon Extract or Essential Oil

You also need a medium sized bowl, measuring cup and spoons, sealable container and mixing spoons. This recipe will fill a pint sized Mason jar.

Step 2: Mix it up

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In a bowl, mix together 2 1/2 cups of white sugar, 2/3 cup olive oil, 2
Tablespoons lemon juice and 1 Tablespoon or lemon extract or essential oil. If the scrub is too dry for you, go ahead and add a bit more oil.

Step 3: Finish

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Spoon the hand scrub into a Mason jar or other sealable container.
These scrubs make wonderful gifts! Make a bunch and give it away to your friends! Anybody that works outside will appreciate a good hand scrub and love you forever.

Next week, I will share my favorite Brown Sugar, Vanilla Body Scrub recipe so keep an eye on FiberArtsy for that tutorial.

Happy Valentine’s Day!


mehlani1 year ago
Thank u for this recipe! This is so close to a sample I received at a spa and always wanted to replicate! The lemon juice is a great skin brightener and olive oil moisturizers alllllll day. I did not have lemon oil but had grapefruit and orange which mixed together and was just as good. Love this!
fiberartsy (author)  mehlani1 year ago

Thank you so much. I love this recipe too. Orange oil makes it smell amazing!

Loves it also it makes my skin really soft
ekiessling1 year ago
I like it and will try it!!
fiberartsy (author)  ekiessling1 year ago

Let me know how it turns out!

I love this idea and am going to give it a try!! Keep your great ideas coming!!☆★☆
fiberartsy (author)  cheesecakeqween1 year ago

It's super easy and makes a great gift! All my girlfriends ask for it :) Enjoy!