Gift-giving season can be a stressful time for many of us – finding the perfect “thank you” gift without breaking the budget can seem impossible, but the world of ‘Do It Yourself’ has an answer that might be perfect for the important people in you and your children’s lives!
Sparkly sugar scrub soaps are a luxurious product that can be pricey at the store…but it turns out is super easy to make at home! Using a soap base, coconut oil, white sugar, and soap coloring, easy gifts can be molded into just about anything – for any occasion! That’s right, use a pineapple mold for a summer birthday, or a flower mold for a spring garden party!
She combined the coconut oil and the soap base and heated them together slowly until they blended perfectly. She then added pearl powder for a shimmer effect! Once it was done, she added in white granulated sugar.Then, she transferred the mixture into silicone molds and left them out to harden. Depending on the humidity in your area, this could take anywhere from 30 to 60 minutes, she says.
They will dissolve easily and gently exfoliate the skin during use, but due to the use of coconut oil and sugar, they will last only one to two baths. (Depending on the size of the mold, of course!) The personal touch to a cute gift makes a lot of difference, but making a lot of gifts all at once makes it easier when you have four kids who need gifts for all of their teachers!
Will you be trying this awesome DIY? You can find details and exact measurements here!
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