Perfect for exfoliating, smoothing, and pampering yourself for pennies, this coffee sugar scrub is an easy DIY you have to try. What better way to greet the day than a homemade scrub that perks you up and smoothies out all those rough patches? Plus, it’s all-natural without any questionable ingredients you can’t pronounce. It makes for a great gift, too!
You Will Need
- 1/2 cup coffee grounds
- 1 cup organic brown sugar
- 1/2 cup carrier oil: almond/olive/coconut1/2 tsp. Vitamin E oil
- 1 tsp. vanilla extract
- Pinch of cinnamon
- Airtight container
Mix everything together in a bowl. Add more or less oil as desired. Store scrub in an airtight container. To use, scoop a small amount of scrub into your hands with a spoon, and rub it all over your hands and feet, or wherever you’d like extra-soft skin. Allow it to soak into your skin for a few minutes. Rinse well and pat dry with a towel. Since this recipe doesn’t contain preservatives, use it within one to two months. Note
- Be careful when using the scrub in the shower. The oils contained in the scrub can make the tub slippery.