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Oatmeal Cookie Hand Scrub Recipe

The ingredients in this delicious and decadent oatmeal cookie hand scrub will leave your work worn hands soft and smooth. The scent creates an aroma therapy experience that cant help but leave you with a smile on your face (and a cookie craving or two).

A perfect fall scent that makes a great back to school gift for teacher. Each ingredient adds a spa like benefit- a little pampering goes a long way in the midst of a busy and stressful day. Mix up this hand scrub, package in a pretty container, tie on a ribbon and you have a lovely gift to bring besides an apple. This would make a great hostess gift, as well as a baby or bridal shower gift.

Oatmeal Hand Scrub

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Oatmeal Cookie Hand Scrub


  • 1 ½ cups oatmeal
  • 1 Tbsp. brown sugar
  • 2 tsp. Cinnamon
  • ½ cup coconut oil


Place oatmeal in blender or food processor and pulse until it is nearly powder.

Oatmeal Hand Scrub

Stir oatmeal, brown sugar, cinnamon, and coconut oil together until well blended.

Oatmeal Hand Scrub

Don’t be afraid to use your hands to combine-the heat will help soften the coconut oil. Not to mention the added benefit of giving yourself a spa treatment while you’re mixing!

Oatmeal Hand Scrub

Package up in shallow mason jar or similar container for ease of use. This recipe perfectly fills the half pint platinum ball jars.

Oatmeal Hand Scrub Gift

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Then just tie a cute piece of ribbon, twine, or string around the lid to dress up your gift our make a custom label for the recipient. This will remind you of a sugar scrub with the texture to exfoliate your hands but with a rich scent and texture that elevates this recipe above a basic sugar scrub.

What’s your favorite homemade gift to make?


Monday 29th of December 2014

This sounds wonderful. My granddaughter and I are planning on making some this during this holiday vacation. Thank you for sharing at Share It One More Time. Cathy

Christie Selken

Monday 22nd of December 2014

I love that this recipe uses natural ingredients. Can't wait to try this!

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Monday 22nd of December 2014

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Wednesday 17th of December 2014

Soo.... what are the instructions for use? I'm not much of a scrub user. Also, how long does it last?

Danielle K

Tuesday 16th of December 2014

This looks amazing - I totally need to make some of this for myself :)

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