DIY Lemon Salt Scrub

Your pantry has all the ingredients you need to make this homemade, skin-smoothing recipe.

  • Prep Time 5 min
  • Total Time 5 min
  • Servings 0


tablespoons olive oil
tablespoon grated lemon peel
cup kosher (coarse) salt

  • 1 In container with tight-fitting cover, mix all ingredients.
  • 2 To use, place approximately 1 tablespoon scrub at a time on skin (avoid eye area). Scrub onto skin in circular motion using washcloth or hands. Leave on 3 to 5 minutes. Rinse with warm water, and pat dry with towel. (Not intended for consumption.)

Expert Tips

Recipe can be easily doubled or tripled.

Add 1 teaspoon finely chopped rosemary for a twist.

If this salt scrub is too coarse for your preference, add an additional tablespoon of oil.