Coffee Body Scrub is easy, inexpensive to make and smells delightful. Sugar Scrub is also perfect for homemade gifts! This Coffee Sugar Scrub is great for exfoliating!
Homemade Body Scrub
Summer isn’t over yet. We still need to keep our bods looking top notch!
Apparently coffee can help to temporarily minimize the appearance of cellulite by tightening the tissue. At least, this is what the experts claim. I’m no cellulite expert. But it is worth a shot. And, fresh coffee grounds are recommended for better results.
This Coffee Body Scrub is my favorite scrub recipe so far. Of course, I love coffee so much it makes sense that I would want to slather myself with it!
Just mix coffee grounds, brown sugar, cinnamon and oil. Bam! Done.
You’re ready to scrub, scrub, scrub.
I don’t think you are supposed to let coffee grounds wash down the drain. So I use a mesh drain plug to catch the grounds and then discard them in the garbage. But if any of you are plumbers and feel differently, let me know. Right now I am using caution so I don’t mess up my plumbing system.
- 1/4 Cup Grape Seed Oil
- 1/3 Cup Brown Sugar, white sugar or sea salt can be used instead
- 3 Tablespoons Coffee Grounds, can be fresh or used
- 1/4 teaspoon Cinnamon, optional
- Mix all ingredients together until fully incorporated.
- Store in Jars.
- To use, scrub onto damp skin. Rinse.
Makes approximately 3/4 cup body scrub.
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