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DIY Essential Oils Exfoliating Sea Salt Foot Scrub Lotion

Homemade foot scrub with sea salt and essential oils, perfect for a home spa day!
Prep Time5 mins
Active Time20 mins
Yield: 2 jars


  • ½ pound glycerin soap base of your choice
  • ½ cup shea butter
  • ½ cup olive oil
  • One cup of sea salt
  • 1 teaspoon sweet almond oil
  • 10 drops lavender essential oil
  • 10 drops peppermint essential oil
  • 10 drops eucalyptus essential oil
  • 2-3 drops of food coloring


  • Cut the soap base into squares and place into a microwave safe bowl.
  • Heat at 30 second intervals 2-3 times until it is almost, but not quite completely melted.
  • Add shea butter to the melted soap base. Heat at 30 second intervals until everything is nicely melted.
  • Add olive oil to the bowl.
  • Add sweet almond oil to the mixture.
  • Add essentials oils.
  • Add salt
  • Add food coloring.
  • Mix everything together really well.
  • Store in an airtight container or ziplock bag until ready to use.