Mint Sugar Scrub

Today we’re sharing a recipe for Mint Sugar Scrub.  This sugar scrub is the perfect way to welcome Christmas with everything we love about peppermint and this season. This scrub is the perfect thing to make to pamper yourself but also can make a great gift.  

With the holiday season upon us, we’re bringing you another DIY gift you can inexpensively and easily make.  This sugar scrub is super easy to make and requires very little ingredients. 

You can package this scrub in a cute jar with a hinged lid or small mason jar.  You can then make a cute little tag or label to put on it or just dress it up with some ribbon or twine. 

You can give this scrub away by itself or in combination with other bath items. You can even make a cute little pampering or relaxation gift where you include other items with this scrub such as candles, chocolate or wine.  

Mint Sugar Scrub

This homemade mint sugar scrub is the perfect DIY gift.  It is both inexpensive and easy to make!

Author Sunup to Sundown


  • 1/2 cup coconut oil
  • 1 1/2 cups granulated sugar
  • 1 tbsp peppermint extract
  • 1 drop green food coloring


  1. Combine all ingredients in a small bowl.
  2. Transfer to a cute jar or container. 

  3. Create a tag or stick to affix to the jar if gifting.

If you’re getting low on funds but still have a few people you haven’t purchased gifts for a homemade or handmade gift is really the way to go.  Make up some of this scrub or some homemade candies or cookies and you will have a great gift.  You may even be able to coordinate the scrub with the other items such as mint scrub and mint candies or cookies. 

We’d love to hear what you think about this recipe.  Let us know in the comments below. Thank you for stopping by and visiting Sunup to Sundown. We’ll be back soon with another recipe or update regarding our garden or our journey to becoming more self-reliant.

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