SUMMER Scrubs

Want Amazing Skin?

Then MAKE YOUR OWN natural face & body coffee scrubs.

Coffee is a great skincare ingredient, as it naturally exfoliate’s dead skin and leave’s it feeling silky and smooth.  Coffee is packed with antioxidant’s that help fight free radicals and protects your skin from premature ageing.  Coffee can calm inflamed and red skin thanks to it’s antioxidants. Coffee can improve your blood flow and make your skin appear more radiant and give you that healthy glow. An exfoliating body coffee scrub help’s to draw away fluid from your fat cells so it’s an effective natural cellulite busting scrub.  If you want to work on getting Amazing skin then aim to do a facial and body scrub at least 2 to 3 times a week.

Here are 2 amazing skincare recipes for you:

Exfoliating – Coffee Face Scrub
We all need a good exfoliator, so here is one to get rid of all that dead, flaky, dull skin.   A coffee scrub will help to eliminate dead skin while working with your body’s natural renewal process to produce new skin cells, and to give you glowing skin.

Ingredients:
3 tablespoons coffee grounds
1 tablespoon natural oil of your choice: Olive, grape seed, coconut, or almond
1 tablespoon brown sugar

Directions:
Mix all dry ingredients, then add oil. Based on the kind of scrub consistency you want, add more or less brown sugar. Massage onto your face in gentle, circular motions, then rinse with warm water.

 

Exfoliating – Coffee Body Scrub
It’s been tried and tested, and while it’s hard to completely eliminate cellulite, this body scrub works particularly well. The properties in coffee have been found to help diminish the look of cellulite and the added benefit of coconut oil in the recipe will keep your skin moisturised and silly smooth.

Ingredients:
1 cup coffee grounds
1/2 cup white or brown sugar
1 cup coconut oil

Directions:
Mix all the ingredients together thoroughly. After you’ve washed your body, massage the scrub into wet skin for about 60 seconds per area, where you’re targeting cellulite, then rinse with warm water. Tip: Use a tub stopper in your shower while using this scrub, as you’ll need to remove it from your shower and get rid of the waste in a regular garbage can as opposed to your shower drain, which can become clogged.

 

Spa it girl xoxo

 

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