Want Glowing Skin? 3 Easy DIY Sea-salt Scrubs You Need | Awayion Beauty

Hi, Friends!

Sea-salt scrubs are your best friend, if you have dull skin. And you want beautiful glowing skin, right?

Sure, you can go to the store and buy sea-salt scrubs, and it works.

If your cash flow is super low, eventually it feels like an expensive luxury item and something you can do without.

Now you wonder… how are you supposed to have glowing skin?

In this post, discover 3 DIY Sea-Salt Scrub recipes for beautiful glowing skin. Because all girls deserve to have glowing skin regardless of their budget. 

*Disclaimer This post contains zero affiliate links. Always check with your physician first before trying any health or beauty hacks. Please see an honest licensed pro. And always do further research.The posted beauty brands/blogs below do not equal a full endorsement of each company. Nor does it equal a full endorsement of each of the owners’ personal views by Awayion.com.*

TL:DR A quick post glance:

  1. Bright Skin-Lemon Sea-salt Scrub
  2. Tighter/Firm Skin-Rose Sea-Salt Body Scrub
  3. Reduce Redness-Vanilla Pumpkin Spice Sea-salt Scrub

Sound fabulous? Okay, ladies, let’s start. 

1. Get Brighter Skin with Organic Lemon Sea-Salt Body Scrub

3 Super Easy DIY Salt Scrubs You Need by Awayion Beauty

For starters, everyone loves having bright skin. So, with this awesome DIY sea-salt scrub you could get rid of dull looking skin and enjoy fresh glowing skin.

The advantage of using this scrub to buying a chemical alternative, is that organic lemons act as a natural skin brighteners! At that, this awesome DIY comes from the awesome folks at Bittersweet Walnut Grove.com.


Items for Lemon Sea-Salt Scrub:

Body scrub label

8.5 x 11 inch White Card Stock

4 oz Mason Jars (or other air tight containers)

1 1/4 cup Organic sea-salt

1 Organic Lemon

2 Tbsp Organic Virgin Pressed Olive Oil

Scissors | 2.5 in circle punch (optional)


  • 1. To start, in a small bowl mix the olive oil and sea salt together. (Once the salt is coated by the oil, the lemon can’t dissolve it!)
  • 2. Next, zest the lemon rind until only white it remaining on the outside of the lemon. Add the zest to the salt and oil mixture.
  • 3. Roll the lemon firmly on a cutting board to burst the juice capsules. Cut the lemon in half and squeeze over the mixture. Use a fork or spatula to blend and mash creating a body scrub.
  • 4. Print the Summer Thyme Mason Jar Labels onto white card stock. Cut labels from printed card stock or punch out. Place label inside lid and seal.
  • 5. Store scrub in an air tight container for up to one month.  Yields 2 – 4 oz mason jars (Bittersweetwalnutgrove.com, 2018).

2. Keep Your Skin Tight with Rose Sea-Salt Body Scrub

Everyone loves youthful firm skin. So, this amazing DIY sea-salt scrub will keep your skin nice and firm.

That’s because rose oils contain high levels of vitamin A, which increase skin-cell turnover and reduce wrinkles, and vitamin C, which helps even skin tone (Prevention, 2018).

As a bonus, you will smell like a lovely rose. Nice! That being said, this awesome DIY comes from the awesome folks at Oh So Pretty.com. (No exact measurements provided by source)


Items for Rose Sea-Salt Body Scrub:

 Fine organic sea salt

 Coarse organic sea salt (Himalayan Salt)

❤ Pure Rose essential oil

 Pure Jojoba Oil

Glass jar / bottle

Clear inkjet labels (full sheet)

 Body scrub labels

  • 1. First, Mix together the fine and coarse sea-salt or Himalayan Salt (so it will be pink) with the jojoba oil (you can use any type of natural unscented oil)
  • 2. Then, add drops of the rose oil to your desired scent. Make a consistency that’s the perfect middle between wet and dry – not too oily, not too crumbly (Oh So Pretty, 2018).

3. Reduce Redness with Vanilla & Pumpkin Spice Sea-Salt Scrub

Easy DIY Salt Scrubs You Need by Awayion Beauty

We all experience skin irritants once in awhile. So, to naturally soothe skin, this great DIY sea-salt scrub contains vanilla. Vanilla extract has anti-inflammatory properties, which can help to soothe and calm irritated skin. As well as, anti-oxidants help to protect against free radical damage and the effects of environmental stresses on the skin (Ecology Skincare, 2018).

Vanilla also contains B vitamins, including niacin, thiamine, riboflavin, vitamin B6, and pantothenic acid. All of which help to maintain healthy looking skin (Ecology Skincare, 2018).

Meanwhile, Pumpkin is great for healing the skin from problems caused by irritants. Pumpkin is packed with fruit enzymes and alpha hydroxy acids (AHAs), which increase cell turnover, to brighten and smooth the skin (Dermal Institute, 2018). That being said, this awesome DIY comes from the awesome folks at Soap Deli News.com.


Items for Vanilla & Pumpkin Spice Sea-Salt Scrub:

4 oz. fine organic Dead Sea-salt

 .65 oz. organic apricot kernel oil

.15 oz. agave syrup

 .15 oz. organic bourbon vanilla extract

 1/2 teaspoon organic nutmeg powder

15 drops organic cinnamon essential oil

10 drops organic clove essential oil

15 drops organic ginger essential oil

  • 1. First, using a digital scale weigh out the sea salt into a glass bowl or Pyrex measuring cup. Weigh out and stir in the apricot kernel oil, agave syrup and vanilla extract.
  • 2. Second, measure out the nutmeg with a measuring spoon and add to the bowl.
  • 3. Third, using a glass dropper or plastic transfer pipette add the essential oils.
  • 4. Forth, whisk with a fork then spoon into a four ounce container.
  • 5. Fifth, slather onto wet skin and massage in for 5 min. Rinse, then pat dry.

RELATED: Want to enjoy your new glowing skin with slimmer thighs and calves? Try this

Major Takeaways

You now know 3 DIY sea-salt scrub recipes for glowing skin.

This post is a part of Awayion Beauty. So make sure you come back for more powerful beauty tips.

Know of other proven organic DIY sea-salt scrubs?

Quick, save this pin (psst… it’s FREE) from Awayion’s Top Content Board on Pinterest: @Awayion


If you find a typo, just know that it happens to all of us! 🙂

Bittersweetwalnutgrove.com. (2018). Lemon Body Scrub – Bittersweet Walnut Grove. [online] Available at: http://bittersweetwalnutgrove.com/wp/lemon-body-scrub/ [Accessed 24 Jul. 2018].

Dillon, R. (2018). Natural Vanilla & Pumpkin Spice Salt Scrub Recipe. [online] Soap Deli News. Available at: http://soapdelinews.com/2014/09/natural-vanilla-pumpkin-spice-salt-scrub-recipe.html [Accessed 24 Jul. 2018].

Ecology Skincare. (2018). Organic Vanilla Bean Extract. [online] Available at: https://ecologyskincare.com/organic-vanilla-bean-extract/ [Accessed 24 Jul. 2018].

Oh So Pretty. (2018). DIY | Rose Body Scrub. [online] Available at: http://www.oh-sopretty.com/2014/01/diy-rose-body-scrub/#.VbmFwLe8AgR [Accessed 24 Jul. 2018].

Prevention. (2018). 5 Ways To Fight Wrinkles...With Roses?. [online] Available at: https://www.prevention.com/beauty/skin-care/g20501705/rose-oil-and-rose-hip-oil-in-anti-aging-beauty-products/?slide=1 [Accessed 24 Jul. 2018].

Dermalinstitute.com. (2018). The Benefits of Pumpkin Ingredients on the Skin. [online] Available at: https://www.dermalinstitute.com/us/news/2012/10/the-benefits-of-pumpkin-ingredients-on-the-skin [Accessed 24 Jul. 2018].