Start recycling those coffee grounds with these simple self-care recipes
Hair: To exfoliate hair, use 1/4 cup to 1/2 cup used coffee grounds, depending on hair length. In the shower, wet hair thoroughly. Massage grounds through hair focusing on the scalp. Once you have covered the whole scalp, thoroughly wet the hair again. Don’t try to rinse the grounds out as it won’t work. Use your shampoo to work up a nice lather. Then you can rinse it all out. .
Exfoliate Skin: The coffee grounds and sugar in this recipe gently exfoliate the skin leaving it soft and smooth. The massaging action also stimulates blood flow which is beneficial to the health of your skin. .
1/4 cup finely ground dry coffee.
1/2 cup organic sugar.
2 tablespoons coconut oil.
2 tablespoons castor oil.
1/2 teaspoon natural vanilla extract.
Reduce Cellulite: In addition to exfoliating the surface of the skin, coffee grounds can help reduce the appearance of cellulite because the caffeine has a tightening effect….WHO KNEW!! Make a simple coffee ground/salt scrub by using 1/4 cup coffee grounds, 1/4 cup sea salt and 2 tablespoons coconut oil.