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Honey & Citrus Foot Scrub

Honey & Citrus Foot Scrub

Sandal season is here, and pretty feet are a must for all those upcoming weddings, barbecues and other fun summer endeavors ahead. We’ve discovered an amazing foot scrub recipe that’s refreshing, rejuvenating, and all natural. Super simple to make, and it’s a citrusy delight. Your skin will feel like summer, and it’s the perfect hand-made treat for any bride or bridal party too.



1 tablespoon honey (talk to your local beekeeper to get the good stuff)

1 tablespoon fresh citrus juice (grapefruit, orange, lemon, or lime)

1 tablespoon mango butter (cocoa butter or shea butter can also be used)

1 tablespoon jojoba oil, coconut oil, or sweet almond oil

1 cup fine sea salt (or use fine-grained sugar for freshly-shaved legs)DIY Honey & Citrus Foot Scrub Image 02PUTTING IT TOGETHER

In a microwave-safe bowl, use half-power to melt the mango butter and oil in short bursts. Blend in the honey, then the lime juice, stirring constantly. Add the salt and stir well. Then simply scoop the mixture into a clean jar. That’s it! This recipe makes one cup of skin-loving scrub. Store your scrub in the refrigerator, and use it within seven days. And be sure to label the jar clearly, this treat is just for feet.DIY Honey & Citrus Foot Scrub Image 03To use your spa-quality scrub, sit on the edge of the bathtub and massage a generous handful onto your legs, feet and especially your heels. Rub gently for a few minutes, then rinse with warm water. Be careful when standing up, as the butter and oil are slippery.DIY Honey & Citrus Foot Scrub Image 04This recipe is easy to customize for every woman in the wedding party. We used Real Salt® which is rich in minerals that are absorbed through your skin. Let us know your favorite formula on Facebook and Pinterest.