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Gifts in a Jar: Peppermint Foot Scrub

Peppermint Foot Scrub

Peppermint Foot Scrub


I know I am repeating myself but I love sugar scrubs! I love how easy and cheap they are to make, I love knowing exactly what ingredients are in them, and I love that they make great gifts that everyone enjoys! This Peppermint Foot Scrub smells amazing! I am calling it a foot scrub, but seriously, you can use it anywhere you want.



Peppermint Foot Scrub

Here is what you will need:

2 cups Sugar

1/2 cup Grapeseed Oil

1 teaspoon Peppermint Essential Oil


Combine ingredients and place in a clean, dry jar of choice.

To use scrub: Place a small amount of the scrub in your wet hand, and massage into foot. Rinse, and pat dry. 

This makes about 3 half pint size jars of sugar scrub.


I like using grapeseed oil or almond oil in my sugar scrubs. Neither of them add a scent to the scrubs and they tend to be a little less “oily” feeling when you use the scrubs. You can use whatever your favorite oil is in these kinds of recipes. I know some people like to use olive oil because it is an oil that most of us already have on hand. Personally, I don’t like to us it because it has a distinct scent and makes the scrubs feel too oily when I use it. Of course, that is just my opinion.


I also have a  Coconut Sugar Scrub and a Coffee Sugar Scrub. It would make a great gift to put all three scrubs in a cute basket and give as a gift to someone special. 


Do you have a favorite sugar scrub that you make? I’d love to hear about it!




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Robyn is a Certified Ophthalmic Assistant, Author/Owner of Robyn's View, Contributing Author on Daily Dish Magazine, and Network Virtual Assistant for Entertainment New Media Network. She enjoys DIY projects, working on crafts, researching her family history, walking on the local beaches, watching TV sitcoms, and movies. Robyn is a mom to two adult children, both of whom have flown the nest and are married. She also has two grandchildren, 4 dachshunds, 4 chickens, 2 cats, a bunny, and an amazing man in her life.

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  1. Chris Thompson says:

    Great post and a neat idea! I’d love for you to share your posts on my weekly link ups each Wednesday. The link up for this Wednesday is still up and running if you’d like to come link up. I host a new link up each Wednesday and they last a full week, so come link up most any time at
    God bless.

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