This is a great moisturizing body scrub for dry skin. The banana contains Vitamin C and B6 and a large amount of antioxidants and manganese. The sugar helps remove old skin cells, the coconut oil and coconut butter work as moisturizers and are antimicrobial, the Shea butter provides vitamin A, and the apricot kernel oil also provides vitamin A as well as vitamin E and C.
- 1/4 cup Shea butter
- 1/4 cup coconut butter
- 1/4 cup coconut oil
- 1/4 apricot kernel oil
- 1 ripe banana
- 1 cup of sugar
- Place Shea butter, apricot kernel oil, coconut butter, coconut oil, and banana into a blender or Cuisinart.
- Blend until completely smooth.
- Stir in sugar.
(This body scrub keeps in the refrigerator for up to 48 hours.)