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Matcha Sugar Scrub Recipe

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Green tea has been used in beauty regimens for thousands of years. Not only has it been shown to help delay or reduce signs of aging and wrinkles, but it’s also excellent for exfoliation, hydration, and softer skin too.

A matcha sugar scrub makes a great handmade gift. It is very simple to make and will keep in a tightly closed decorative airtight jar for up to 6 months. Visit the body scrub packaging guide, to discover unique ways to package your scrub for gifting, selling, or self-use.

Unsure if a matcha sugar scrub is right for you? Read our article about the benefits of using a matcha green tea scrub in your skincare routine.

Ingredients used in this recipe:

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Make a unique and natural sugar scrub with matcha at home! This easy-to-follow recipe will have you pampering your skin with a luxurious matcha scrub in no time.

  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1-2 tablespoon Jojoba or coconut oil
  • 1 1/2 teaspoon matcha powder
  • 1 teaspoon green tea leaves (optional)
  1. Mix dry ingredientssugar scrub ingredients

    In a medium-sized bowl, mix together the sugar, matcha green tea powder, and green tea leaves, if using.

  2. Add oilpouring oil into sugar scrub dry ingredients

    Slowly add one tablespoon of jojoba oil to start, and increase it gradually to get to the desired consistency.

    If using coconut oil, melt the coconut oil on the stovetop in a water bath. Once melted, pour into the bowl with the sugar and tea and mix well.

  3. Package until ready to usematcha green tea scrub

    Scoop the mix into an 8-ounce jar or two 4-ounce jars. Seal the jar with an airtight lid.

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