This will make a great, refreshing natural body scrub ... and additionally a Christmas gift! Ingredients:
1 1/2 cups of brown (turbinado) sugar
1 cup of coconut oil
1 tablespoon of sweet almond or jojoba oil
Petals from one rose (pink or red)
1 clean mason jar with a lid
This scrub has to be made a few days before you plan to use it, or to give it as a gift. Pour the coconut oil into the jar, and follow it with a handful of rose petals. Then add the raw sugar, and top with the almond or jojoba oil. When you're ready to use it, mash it all together with a large spoon, slather it all over your body, massage into your skin, and then rinse well.