Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Oatmeal Cookie Bath Salt and Coffee Mud Scrub

I love giving homemade gifts along with store bought ones for Christmas. I found recipes for both of these on pinterest and they were so easy to make.

Oatmeal Cookie Bath Salt
  • 1 cup cornstarch
  • 2 cups powdered milk
  • 1/2 cup oatmeal (not instant)
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  1. Mix all ingredients in food processor until mixture is a fine powder.
  2. Add to jar with a note describing the name and to add 2 tbsp to bathwater for a soothing bath.

Coffee Mud Scrub
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 5 tbsp coffee grounds
  • 1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 tsp peppermint extract
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  1. Mix sugar and coffee until combined
  2. Add small amounts of oil at a time until mixture is coated (you may not need all the oil)
  3. Add peppermint and vanilla.
  4. Mix well and add to jar.
  5. Decorate Jar and give as gift.

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