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DIY Gardener's Hand Scrub

Moisturizing and exfoliating hand scrub that smells amazing, for use on dirty hands after a long day of gardening (or any other work!)
Prep Time 4 mins


  • zest of 1 large lemon
  • juice of 1 large lemon
  • 1/4 cup liquid castille soap
  • 1/4 cup coconut oil
  • 1 cup white sugar
  • 3 drops of lemongrass and peppermint essential oil
  • 1/2 cup fine sea salt (other salts would work as well)


  • Combine all ingredients in a medium sized mixing bowl. Transfer to a glass jar with a lid. Keep at your kitchen sink or bathroom sink to be used when washing hands.


To Use: Take a tablespoon amount and scrub dirty hands until clean, rinse with water. 
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