Lemon Sugar Scrub by The Birch Cottage

Lemon Sugar Scrub

This simple lemon sugar scrub has the wonderful aroma of lemonade and makes for an aromatic handmade gift!
Servings 8 oz
Author Pam: The Birch Cottage


  • 1 cup Sugar
  • ¼ cup Coconut Oil melted
  • 1 lemon


  • Melt ¼ cup coconut oil in microwave safe measuring cup for about 30 seconds.
  • Measure 1 cup sugar into a medium size mixing bowl.
  • Gradually add melted coconut oil to sugar and mix to combine.
  • Roll a lemon against the counter, applying pressure with the palm of your hand until the lemon has softened. Cut the lemon in half and squeeze the juice into the bowl with the sugar and coconut oil. Mix until well combined with a wooden spoon or spatula.
  • Grate 2 tablespoons lemon zest and add to sugar mixture. Mix with wooden spoon until well combined.
  • Spoon sugar scrub into one 8 oz wide mouth jar or two 4 oz jars.