This week, I saw a good friend from college and we had so much fun catching up. We spent four hours at her parent’s home just chatting and exchanging information. When I got home, I realized that I didn’t put sunscreen on my back and sat a little too long in the sun.
Fortunately, I just ordered some great aloe vera gel and was able to relieve my red skin with the delicious lotion. After I soothed my skin, I decided to make a body scrub to use in the shower so that I could reap the benefits of aloe vera everyday. I added some lemon essential oil so it doesn’t smell too much like a cactus, as my husband says. I love it!
Here is the recipe: