It’s official, we’re smack dab in the middle of beautiful summer weather, which can only mean one thing: lots and lots of bare skin. From slink-off-the-shoulder tank tops to sandals, shorts and swimsuits, there is ample opportunity to showcase your warm summer glow this season. But what if the colder weather has left your skin a little… rough around the edges?
Fear not because we’ve got 17 scrubs that you can throw together with ingredients you already have in your cupboards or fridges.
17 homemade scrubs you can whip up in minutes
Chocolate Sugar ScrubThis scrub smells so good you're going to want to eat it. But don't. Trust us.
GET THE RECIPEThe Idea Room
Snow Cone ScrubBring back a piece of your childhood with this indulgent riff on a snow cone.
GET THE RECIPEThe Gunny Sack
Calming Sugar ScrubRosemary and calming tea combine for a gentle, soothing scrub.
GET THE RECIPESavvy Naturalista
Baby Rose Sugar ScrubYou've buried your nose in roses, so why not your whole face? Fresh petals combine with sugar for a cleansing but oh-so-pretty finish.
GET THE RECIPESmart Schoolhouse
Cinnamon Vanilla ScrubRejuvenate the skin with anti-inflammatory cinnamon, which gets the blood going, and vanilla, which soothes it all out.
GET THE RECIPELittle House Living
Sugar Cookie ScrubThis scrub will make you want to eat your own arm -- whether you're hungry or not!
GET THE RECIPENot Quite Susie
Coconut Coffee Sugar ScrubSmooth out cellulite with coffee, while giving your skin a gentle, coconut oil- inspired glow.
GET THE RECIPELondon Like the City
Honey Citrus ScrubUse this bright and cheery scrub first thing in the morning for an extra burst of sunshine.
GET THE RECIPEFeeling Lovesome
Lavender Coconut Oil Salt ScrubDry skin will drink up this coconut oil-based scrub, while you relax thanks to the calming lavender.
GET THE RECIPEOne Good Thing
Vanilla Latte ScrubStarbucks, eat your heart out.
GET THE RECIPEWellenss Mama
Lemon SugarWhen life gives you lemons, add sugar and scrub away that crappy day.
GET THE RECIPELiving Well Spending Less
Mint Sugar ScrubThese minty jars of delightfulness make excellent presents -- especially if you're gifting something to yourself.
GET THE RECIPELove Grows Wild
Green Tea ScrubLoaded with antioxidants, green tea is just as good for your skin as it is for your tummy.
GET THE RECIPEInspire Beauty Tips
Strawberry ScrubLeftover strawberries in your fridge? Here's the ultimate beauty solution. If you're looking for a longer-lasting scrub though, opt for the freeze-dried variety.
GET THE RECIPEThe Gunny Sack
Warm Vanilla Sugar ScrubIf you love the Bath & Bodyworks scent, you're going to swoon over this homemade scrub, too.
GET THE RECIPESimply Shellie
Whipped Grapefruit MintThe cleansing properties of grapefruit combine with the soothing quality of mint for one scrub you won't soon forget.
GET THE RECIPEThe Kitchen McCabe
Pumpkin Body ScrubCan't wait for the fall for all things pumpkin? Get an early start with this gourd-tastic scrub now.
GET THE RECIPEThe Pennywise Mama