Say goodbye to dry winter skin – buff yourself with a proper pick-me-up scrub! This recipe is the perfect DIY remedy if you don’t have the time or the money to go the a spa. Give your body a good peel and you’ll feel refreshed and smell like chocolate all day.
0.5dl almond oil (or olive oil)
1tbsp coconut oil
1tsp raw cacao (or cacao/ carob powder)
2tbsp shredded coconut
A pinch of cardemom seeds
1.5 dl sugar (preferably white sugar to get a nice texture)
Melt the almond & coconut oil together over hot water. Grind the cardemom seeds and mix together with the sugar, cacao and shredded coconut. Gently stir the oils and the other ingredients togehter until smooth. Add some extra sugar if you wish to have a thicker scrub and more oil to achive a thinner scrub. When you are happy with the concistency, pour everything in a clean jar with lid and store in the fridge. For the best results, use on sooked skin when taking a shower. Voila – this treatment will help you relax and pamper your body, mind and soul.
By: Linnéa Nilsson