DIY Foot Scrub Recipe

This foot scrub recipe is an excellent softener and cleanser for the feet. It can be used whenever you feet feel like some extra care. But for best results, set enough time to do a long pamper session.


To nourish and soften the skin

  • 5mL/1 tablespoon of almond oil
  • 5mL/1 tablespoon of jojoba oil
  • 5mL/1 tablespoon of glycerine


To soften and cleanse the skin

  • 5mL/1 tablespoon of Fullers earth
  • 5mL/1 tablespoon of rock salt


To cleanse the skin and soften cuticles

  • 10mL/2 tablespoon of foaming foot or bath wash


3 drops of essential oil – This is for a aromatic feel-good factor. Choose whichever oil you like best, or use a blend. For example, mandarin and geranium, or lavender and lemon are relaxing and cleansing combinations.

Instructions: How to make the foot scrub

In a small clean bottle, mix the foaming was, essential oil and glycerine.

Shake and set aside while you prepare the other ingredients.

Put the Fullers earth and rock salt into a medium sized dish and mix together.

Mix in the almond and jojoba oils.

Add the glycerine mixture to the bowl, and mix all the ingredients together with a metal spoon.

You should now have a runny paste which you can use as a foot scrub.