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gardener's hand scrub

(2 ratings)
Recipe by
Teresa Jacobson
New Orleans, LA

Made a few of these to give as gifts to some of the lovely ladies in my life. Great for gardeners but also nice if you just want soft hands! I used the pomegranate scent and I guess male gardeners could use it too because it's not too feminine.

(2 ratings)
prep time 10 Min
method No-Cook or Other

Ingredients For gardener's hand scrub

  • granulated sugar
  • dawn olay hand renewal

How To Make gardener's hand scrub

  • 1
    Use whatever size wide-mouth jar with lid that you'd like. Pour sugar into jar just below where the lid area begins. Pour that amount of sugar into a metal bowl.
  • Not too soupy and not too crumbly... more like really grainy fluffy frosting.
    Squeeze in the Dawn Olay Hand Renewal, a little at a time. Stir well. You're looking for a consistency of very grainy but fluffy frosting. not too soupy but not too crumbly either.
  • It should have the consistency of really grainy frosting.
    Spoon into jar. Decorate jar as desired.
  • 4
    To use: scoop a quarter sized amount into hands and scrub front and backs of your hands. Rinse thoroughly under warm running water. Failure to rinse thoroughly will leave your hands sticky.