Today, many skin care and beauty products contain colloidal oatmeal, which is simply finely milled oats. While acting as a gentle exfoliant, oatmeal also has many benefits to your skin. The soothing anti-inflammatory qualities of this grain are known to reduce inflammation and itchiness that can be caused by a number of skin issues, including acne and bug bites.
½ lb. glycerine soap base
1 Tbsp honey
1 Tbsp oatmeal
½ tsp sweet almond oil
1 small handful of lentils
1 small handful of oatmeal
1 tsp jojoba oil
Place the glycerine soap base in a small sauce pan, stir while melting over medium heat. Do not boil.
Remove from the heat, place in a bowl.
Blend handful of oatmeal and lentils in a blender until finely ground.
Add the Oatmeal mixture and remaining ingredients to the glycerin and mix well.
Spread the oatmeal body scrub in a "mold" of your choice - Sprinkle remainder of oatmeal on top and cover allowing to cool and harden