DIY Peppermint Sugar Scrub Bars

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Do you love homemade beauty products that are are nourishing and exfoliating? Our DIY Peppermint Sugar Scrub Bars recipe will leave your skin feeling silky smooth.

Jars of peppermint sugar scrub bars

These Peppermint Sugar Scrub Bars are unique and beautiful – people LOVE getting them as gifts!

They’re great for Mother’s Day, Christmas and pretty much any gift-giving occasion. Best of all, they’ll leave your skin feeling silky smooth after your next shower.

And if peppermint isn’t your thing, no problem. Just grab my free guide to choosing the right essential oils for your homemade beauty products – totally based on your skin type and preferences!

I even created a free printable label for you too! It will make gift giving so easy. You’ll find it after the recipe.

Peppermint sugar scrub bars in a clear glass jar

DIY Peppermint Sugar Scrub Bars

These DIY Peppermint Sugar Scrub Bars will leave your skin feeling silky smooth.
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Prep Time: 10 minutes
Active Time: 25 minutes
Cooling Time: 4 hours
Total Time: 35 minutes
Makes: 12 Cubes


  • ¼ cup coconut oil
  • ½ cup  melt and pour soap
  • 3-4 drops peppermint essential oil
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • Red Mica colorant - optional
  • Silicone mold


  • Double Boiler


  • In a double boiler, melt your soap. If you do not have a double boiler, microwave in 15 second intervals, stirring in between, until melted.
  • Mix in your coconut oil until combined and add your peppermint essential oil.
  • Separate into two separate bowls, adding your mica into one bowl and mix until color is even throughout.
  • Add ½ cup of sugar to each bowl, doing one bowl at a time. Mix until well combined. You are looking for a slushy like consistency.
    Pink sugar scrub bar mixture being stirred
  • Pour into your silicone mold and allow to dry for 1-2 hours before unmolding. If your sugar and soap mixture gets too thick, microwave on 10 second bursts until you are able to pour. Allow the sugar scrub bars to dry completely before removing them from the silicone mold.
    Peppermint sugar scrub bars drying in a silicone mold
  • Store in an airtight container until ready to use.
    Peppermint sugar scrub bars in a jar

Your gorgeous sugar scrub bars deserve a label, right??

Peppermint-Bar-Printable-SampleLabeling Your Sugar Scrub Bars

If you’re giving these peppermint sugar scrub bars out as gifts, you’ll want to adorn them with cute labels!

You can choose from a PDF or JPG format to use – there are 6 to a sheet.

You’ll want to get some Full Page Sticker Sheets to print them on! Then you just have to cut them out and stick them on your jars!

6 thoughts on “DIY Peppermint Sugar Scrub Bars”

  1. Do I melt the soap base and then measure the half cup, or do I cut it into pieces and measure it in a cup that way?
    Thank You!

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