Chocolate Body Scrub Recipes

I adore Almond Joys.  So I decided to create my own custom chocolate body scrub recipe to match my passion. The other chocolate body scrub recipes are just as delightful, but I am sticking to my favorite.

Favorite Chocolate Body Scrub

ALMOND JOY BODY SCRUB

  • 1 small handful of almonds
  • 1/4 cup dark brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup dried coconut 
  • 1/4 cup coconut oil
  • 1/4 cup almond oil
  • 1/4 cup cocoa powder

Blitz all ingredients together in your food processor/blender. Dampen skin in bath or shower. Rub (scrub) all over in firm circular motions. Rinse clean.

More Chocolate Recipes

MILK CHOCOLATE SCRUB

  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup olive oil
  • 1/4 cup cocoa powder

Mix together all ingredients. Dampen skin in bath or shower. Rub (scrub) all over in firm circular motions. Rinse clean.

CHOCOLATE GANACHE BODY SCRUB

  • 1 cup muscovado sugar
  • 2 tablespoons cocoa powder
  • 1 cup coconut oil

Mix together all ingredients. Dampen skin in bath or shower. Rub (scrub) all over in firm circular motions. Rinse clean.

CHOCOLATE MOCHA SUGAR SCRUB

  • 1 1/2 cups cocoa powder
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1 cup white sugar
  • 3 tablespoons coconut oil
  • 2 tablespoons ground coffee

Mix together all ingredients. Dampen skin in bath or shower. Rub (scrub) all over in firm circular motions. Rinse clean.

CHOCOLATE VANILLA SCRUB

  • 3 tablespoons cocoa powder
  • 1 cup light brown sugar
  • 1 tablespoon pure vanilla extract
  • 2 tablespoons almond oil

Mix together all ingredients. Dampen skin in bath or shower. Rub (scrub) all over in firm circular motions. Rinse clean.

HEALTHIEST CHOCOLATE SCRUB OUT THERE

  • 1/2 cup rolled oats
  • 1/2 cup cocoa nibs
  • 1/2 cup kosher salt
  • 2 tablespoons cocoa powder
  • 1/2 cup jojoba oil
  • 1/2 cup sweet almond oil
  • 2 tablespoons vitamin E oil

Use a food processor or blender to grind the oats into a powder. Add the cocoa nibs, salt, almond oil, jojoba oil and vitamin oil. Hit pulse a few times to blend.  Store in a glass jar and scoop out for use with a spoon or a seashell. Massage the scrub into the skin, then rinse with warm water.

CHOCOLATE PEPPERMINT SCRUB

  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup almond oil
  • 2 teaspoons cocoa powder
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 drops peppermint essential oil

Mix together all ingredients. Dampen skin in bath or shower. Rub (scrub) all over in firm circular motions. Rinse clean.

DELICIOUS CHOCOLATE BODY SCRUB

  • 1 cup demerara sugar
  • 3 tablespoons cocoa powder
  • 1/4 cup oatmeal powder
  • 3 tablespoons honey
  • 1/4 cup melted coconut oil

Mix the sugar, cocoa, oatmeal and honey.  Pour in the melted coconut oil and stir into a thick paste. Dampen skin in bath or shower. Rub (scrub) all over in firm circular motions. Rinse clean.

JUMP to Homemade Body Scrub Recipes for an explanation about sugar, carrier liquid and salt options.

Additional Information

Knowing that caffeine can help reduce cellulite, and coffee scrubs tout this as a benefit, I thought it was good information to inform you that cocoa powder has caffeine as well. Not as much, but every little bit helps.

Is There Caffeine in Cocoa Powder?