Mary is a hip, chic blogger rocking the zero-waste lifestyle. She writes about everything from fashion, make up, eco-lunches and plastic-free living. I fell in love with her recent post on making foundation out of arrowroot powder, and have asked her to create another recipe for our readers.
Here is how to make a lip scrub just using homemade beet root powder and shea butter:
1. Dry the beet root, either in the oven (lowest heat for 6 hours) or in the sun (5 days)
2. Blend the beetroot.
3. Add soft or melted shea butter and mix it in a container (The recycled container I used, once was a solid perfume that I emptied)
For her tips on upcycling, watch her video here: