DIY Candy Cane Soap Tutorial from Gluesticks. This soap is made from melt and pour glycerin soap. The crushed candy canes embedded in the soap are for decoration and wash off after several uses, but make the soap so festive. For homemade soaps like Vanilla Peppermint Loofah Soap and many more go here: diychristmascrafts.tumblr.com/tagged/soap and for more DIY beauty and spa recipes including roundups from 2012, 2013 and 2014 go here.
DIY 2 Ingredient Scented Bath Oil Recipe from Soap Deli News. This is so easy and I found the discussion about which oils you can use for this bath oil gift really informative.
DIY Gingerbread Scrubs. These are similar but use different oils – some oils are easier to find and cheaper than others.
- Left Photo: DIY Gingerbread Sugar Scrub Recipe and Printable from Mommy Musings. This recipe uses coconut oil and almond oil.
- Right Photo: DIY Gingerbread Sugar and Oat Scrub Recipe from Imperial Sugar. Readily available safflower oil is used as the carrier oil.